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The Gentle Genius of Trees by Philip Bunting

The Gentle Genius of Trees by Philip Bunting. Crown Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9780593567814  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book? In simple, very-easy-to-understand language and … Continue reading

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Show Us Who You Are by Ellie McNicoll

Show Us Who You Are by Ellie McNicoll. Crown Books for Young Readers, c2021, 2022. 9780593562994 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Science fiction, adventure, realistic fiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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I’m a Volcano by Bridget Heos, illustrated by Mike Ciccotello

I’m a Volcano by Bridget Heos,  illustrated by Mike Ciccotello. Crown Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9780593302880 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  An … Continue reading

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The Q by Amy Tintera

The Q by Amy Tintera. Crown Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9780593486177 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review):  4 Format: Hardcover  Genre: Dystopian fiction What did you like about the book?  In The Q, we follow … Continue reading

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The Little Book of Joy by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, illustrated by Rafael López

The Little Book of Joy by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu with Douglas Abrams and Rachel Neumann, illustrated by Rafael López. Crown Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9780593484234 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

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Black-Eyed Peas and Hoghead Cheese by Glenda Armand, illustrated by Steffi Walthall

Black-Eyed Peas and Hoghead Cheese: A Story of Food, Family, and Freedom by Glenda Armand, illustrated by Steffi Walthall. Crown Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9780593486146 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture … Continue reading

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Hair to Share by Sylvia Walker

Hair to Share by Sylvia Walker. Crown Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9780593426883 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Suri is proud … Continue reading

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Standing in the Need of Prayer: A Modern Retelling of the Classic Spiritual by Carole Boston Weatherford, illustrated by Frank Morrison

Standing in the Need of Prayer: A Modern Retelling of the Classic Spiritual by Carole Boston Weatherford, illustrated by Frank Morrison, Crown Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9780593306345  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: … Continue reading

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One Turtle’s Last Straw by Elisa Boxer, illustrated by Marta Álvarez Miguéns

One Turtle’s Last Straw: The Real-Life Rescue That Sparked a Sea Change written by Elisa Boxer, illustrated by Marta Álvarez Miguéns. Crown Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9780593372463 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review): 4 Format: … Continue reading

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If the World were 100 Animals: A Visual Guide to Earth’s Amazing Creatures by Miranda Smith, illustrated by Aaron Cushley

If the World were 100 Animals: A Visual Guide to Earth’s Amazing Creatures by Miranda Smith, illustrated by Aaron Cushley.  Crown Books For Young Readers, 2022.  9780593372357 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review):  5 Format: Hardcover … Continue reading

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