Tag Archives: Atheneum Books for Young Readers

King of Ragtime: The Story of Scott Joplin by Stephen Costanza

King of Ragtime: The Story of Scott Joplin by Stephen Costanza. Atheneum, 2021. 9781534410367 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Biography What did you like about the book? The story of Scott … Continue reading

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Jazz for Lunch by Jarrett Dapier, illustrated by Eugenia Mello

Jazz for Lunch by Jarrett Dapier, illustrated by Eugenia Mello. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781534454088 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover  Genre:  Humor  What did you like about the book? Auntie … Continue reading

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Once Upon a Camel by Kathi Appelt, illustrated by Eric Rohmann

Once Upon a Camel by Kathi Appelt, illustrated by Eric Rohmann. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781534406438 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 4 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Animal stories What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Amara and the Bats by Emma Reynolds

Amara and the Bats by Emma Reynolds. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781534469013 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? Ever since a bat … Continue reading

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The List of Unspeakable Fears – J. Kasper Kramer

The List of Unspeakable Fears – J. Kasper Kramer, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781534480742 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Historical fiction/mystery What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Vampenguin – written and illustrated by Lucy Ruth Cummins

Vampenguin – written and illustrated by Lucy Ruth Cummins. Atheneum Books, Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534466982 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  The … Continue reading

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Is Was – by Deborah Freedman

Is Was – by Deborah Freedman, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 9781534475106, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? This is a beautiful … Continue reading

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Secret, Secret Agent Guy – written by Kira Bigwood, illustrated by Celia Krampien

Secret, Secret Agent Guy – written by Kira Bigwood, illustrated by Celia Krampien, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 9781534469211, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like … Continue reading

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Old Pearl -Wendy Wahman

Old Pearl –Wendy Wahman, A Caitlyn Dlouhy Book (Atheneum Books for Young Readers), (9781534462694), 2021 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about the book?   A young … Continue reading

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With a Star in My Hand: Rubén Darío, Poetry Hero – Margarita Engle

With a Star in My Hand: Rubén Darío, Poetry Hero – Margarita Engle, Atheneum Books for Young Readers/Simon & Schuster, 9781534424944, c2020, 2021 Format:  Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Inspirational (although the … Continue reading

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