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The Tale of the Tiny Man by Barbro Lindgren, illustrated by Eva Eriksson

             The Tale of the Tiny Man by Barbro Lindgren, illustrated by Eva Eriksson, translated by Julia Marshall. Gecko Press, c1979, 1992, 2010, 2018, 2022 (first Gecko publishing). 9781776574094 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 … Continue reading

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Leilong’s Too Long! by Julia Liu, illustrated by Bei Lynn

Leilong’s Too Long! by Julia Liu, illustrated by Bei Lynn, translated by Helen Wang. Gecko Press, c2017, 2022. 9781776574339 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Grizzled Grist Does Not Exist by Juliette MacIver, illustrated by Sarah Davis

           The Grizzled Grist Does Not Exist by Juliette MacIver, illustrated by Sarah Davis, Gecko Press, 2022. 9781776574155  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre: Fantasy What did you like about … Continue reading

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A Perfect Wonderful Day with Friends by Philip Waechter

A Perfect Wonderful Day with Friends by Philip Waechter. Translated by Melody Shaw. Gecko Press, 2022. 9781776574667 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre:  Animal fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Duck’s Backyard by Ulrich Hub, illustrated by Jörg Mühle

            Duck’s Backyard by Ulrich Hub, illustrated by Jörg Mühle, translated from the German by Helena Kirkby, Gecko Press, c2021, 2022. 9781776574735  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Animal fiction What did … Continue reading

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Lionel Poops / Lionel Eats All by Himself by Éric Veillé

Lionel Poops (9781776574636) / Lionel Eats All by Himself (9781776574643) by Éric Veillé. Translation by Daniel Hahn. Gecko Press, 2022. Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Board Book Genre: Parent/child What did you like about … Continue reading

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Bumblebee Grumblebee by David Elliot

Bumblebee Grumblebee by David Elliot. Gecko Press, c2021, 2022. 9781776574025 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Board book What did you like about the book?  Very cute illustrations anchor this board book that has … Continue reading

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Lisette’s Lie by Catharina Valckx

            Lisette’s Lie by Catharina Valckx, (translated by Antony Shugaar), Gecko Press, 2022 (2020 Paris). 9781776574407 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? Lisette (some … Continue reading

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Free Kid To Good Home by Hiroshi Ito

Free Kid To Good Home by Hiroshi Ito, translated by Cathy Hirano. Gecko Press, c1991, 2022. 9781776574421 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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 No One is Angry Today by Toon Tellegen, illustrated by Marc Boutavant

 No One is Angry Today by Toon Tellegen, illustrated by Marc Boutavant. Translated by David Colmer. Gecko Press, 2021. 9781776573455 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Animal fiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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