Tag Archives: Gecko Press

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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Inside the Suitcase by Clotilde Perrin

Inside the Suitcase by Clotilde Perrin, translated by Daniel Hahn.  Gecko Press, 2020.  9781776573431 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review):  5 Format: Hardcover/lift-the-flap Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  In this magical … Continue reading

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Hattie + Olaf – Frida Nilsson, illustrated by Stina Wirsén

     Hattie + Olaf – Frida Nilsson, illustrated by Stina Wirsén, translated by Julia Marshall, Gecko Press, (9781776573172), (c2006 Sweden), 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: Realistic fiction What did you … Continue reading

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Little Bird’s Day by Sally Morgan, illustrated by Johnny Warrkatja Malibirr

Little Bird’s Day by Sally Morgan, illustrated by Johnny Warrkatja Malibirr. Blue Dot, 2021. 9781736226469 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or Starred review)  4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? Morgan, a prolific … Continue reading

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Dulcinea in the Forbidden Forest written and illustrated by Ole Könnecke, translated by Shelley Tanaka

Dulcinea in the Forbidden Forest written and illustrated by Ole Könnecke, translated by Shelley Tanaka. Gecko Press, 2021. 9781776573950 Format: Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or Starred review)  4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Tiny Woman’s Coat by Joy Cowley, illustrated by Giselle Clarkson

The Tiny Woman’s Coat by Joy Cowley, illustrated by Giselle Clarkson. Gecko Press, c1987, 2021. 9781776573424 Format: Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? On … Continue reading

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Seahorses Are Sold Out – Text by Constanze Spengler, Illustrations by Katja Gehrmann

Seahorses Are Sold Out – Text by Constanze Spengler, Illustrations by Katja Gehrmann, Gecko Press, 9781776573851, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture Books What did you like about the book?  … Continue reading

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