Tag Archives: Chronicle Books

Inside Cat by Brendan Wenzel,

  Inside Cat by Brendan Wenzel, Chronicle Kids, 2021. 9781452173191 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? Inside the front cover we see the … Continue reading

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Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell by Illustratus

  Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell  by Illustratus, Chronicle Books, 9781452171289, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or Starred review)- 4 Genre: Horror What did you like about the book? When you first begin to read … Continue reading

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Goodnight, Rainbow Cats – written and illustrated by Bàrbara Castro Urío

Goodnight, Rainbow Cats – written and illustrated by Bàrbara Castro Urío, Chronicle Books, 9781452182131, 2019  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Board book What did you like about the book?  This is one of those … Continue reading

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Insect Superpowers : 18 Real Bugs That Smash, Zap, Hypnotize, Sting and Devour! – Kate Messner, illustrated by Jillian Nickell

 Insect Superpowers : 18 Real Bugs That Smash, Zap, Hypnotize, Sting and Devour! – Kate Messner, illustrated by Jillian Nickell.  Chronicle Books, 2019. 9781452139104 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:   Nonfiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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AstroNuts : The Plant Planet – Jon Scieszka, illustrated by Steven Weinberg

      AstroNuts : The Plant Planet – Jon Scieszka, illustrated by Steven Weinberg,  Chronicle Kids, 2019. 9781452171197 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:   Science Fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Hike by Alison Farrell

 The Hike by Alison Farrell, Chronicle Books, 9781452174617, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Realistic/adventure What did you like about the book? After reading this book, the reader will instantly want … Continue reading

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Most of the Better Natural Things in the World – Dave Eggers, illustrated by Angel Chang

  Most of the Better Natural Things in the World – Dave Eggers, illustrated by Angel Chang, Chronicle Books LLC, 9781452162829, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book/Nonfiction  What did … Continue reading

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A Stone Sat Still by Brendan Wenzel

 A Stone Sat Still by Brendan Wenzel. Chronicle, 2019. 9781452173184 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Nature picture book What did you like about the book? Another unique offering from Brendan Wenzel! Readers see a stone … Continue reading

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Tomorrow Most Likely – Dave Eggers, illustrated by Lane Smith

 Tomorrow Most Likely – Dave Eggers, illustrated by Lane Smith. Chronicle Books, 2019. 9781452172781 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  As a boy is tucked into bed, … Continue reading

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Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug by Jonathan Stutzman, illustrated by Jay Fleck

      Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug by Jonathan Stutzman, illustrated by Jay Fleck, Chronicle Books, 9781452170336, 2019  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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