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Hope is an Arrow: The Story of Lebanese American Poet Kahlil Gibran by Cory McCarthy,  illustrated by Ekua Holmes

Hope is an Arrow: The Story of Lebanese American Poet Kahlil Gibran by Cory McCarthy,  illustrated by Ekua Holmes. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536200324 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre: Biography … Continue reading

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Lupe Lopez: Rock Star Rules! By e.E. Charlton-Trujillo and Pat Zietlow Willer,  illustrated by Joe Cepeda

Lupe Lopez: Rock Star Rules! By e.E. Charlton-Trujillo and Pat Zietlow Willer,  illustrated by Joe Cepeda. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536209549 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about … Continue reading

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The Patron Thief of Bread by Lindsay Eagar

The Patron Thief of Bread by Lindsay Eagar. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536204681 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? In the town of Odierne, in … Continue reading

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Poppy’s House by Karla Courtney,  illustrated by Madeline Kloepper

Poppy’s House by Karla Courtney,  illustrated by Madeline Kloepper. Walker Books, Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536211528 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  This is a … Continue reading

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Loki: A Bad God’s Guide to Being Good by Louie Stowell

Loki: A Bad God’s Guide to Being Good by Louie Stowell. Walker Books, Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536223279 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover illustrated novel What did you like about the book?  Any … Continue reading

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Tractor by Sally Sutton,  illustrated by Brian Lovelock

Tractor by Sally Sutton,  illustrated by Brian Lovelock. Walker Books, Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536225044 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  Jaunty, rhythmic sing-song prose … Continue reading

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The Best Bed for Me by Gaia Cornwall

The Best Bed for Me by Gaia Cornwall. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536207156 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  A chatty toddler resists their mother’s … Continue reading

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I Am a Baby by Bob Shea

I Am a Baby by Bob Shea. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536218329 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Humorous picture book What did you like about the book? Sleepy parents and ambiguous siblings will … Continue reading

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Cress Watercress by Gregory Maguire, illustrated by David Litchfield

Cress Watercress by Gregory Maguire, illustrated by David Litchfield. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536211009 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Animal fantasy What did you like about the book? The young rabbit Cressida … Continue reading

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