Tag Archives: Gecko Press

Fossils from Lost Worlds – written and illustrated by Damien Laverdunt and Hélène Rajcak

  Fossils from Lost Worlds – written and illustrated by Damien Laverdunt and Hélène Rajcak, translated by Daniel Hahn, Gecko Press, 9781776573158, 2021 (originally published in France, 2019) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover … Continue reading

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A Mother is a House – Aurore Petit

A Mother is a House – Aurore Petit, GeckoPress, 9781776573233, 2021  Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture Book  What did you like about the book? All I kept thinking about while … Continue reading

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Stupid Baby – written and illustrated by Stephanie Blake

  Stupid Baby – written and illustrated by Stephanie Blake, Gecko Press, 9781877579318, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  Very stylish and quite … Continue reading

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Where is the Dragon? – written and illustrated by Leo Timmers

  Where is the Dragon? – written and illustrated by Leo Timmers, translated by James Brown, Gecko Press, 9781776573110, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about … Continue reading

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Can you whistle, Johanna? – Ulf Stark and Anna Höglund

    Can you whistle, Johanna? – Ulf Stark and Anna Höglund, Gecko Press, (9781776573257), c1995, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Timeline Science & Technology: A Visual History of Our World by Peter Goes

Timeline Science & Technology: A Visual History of Our World by Peter Goes. Translation by Bill Nagelkerke. Gecko Press, 2020. 9781776573004 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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The Kiosk by Anete Melece

The Kiosk by Anete Melece. Translated by Elīna Brasliņa. Gecko Press, 2020. 9781776572991 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book fiction What did you like about the book? In this Latvian export, … Continue reading

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Migrants – illustrated by Issa Watanabe

    Migrants – illustrated by Issa Watanabe, Gecko Press, 9781776573134, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  In this wordless picture book, Watanabe introduces … Continue reading

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All’s happy that ends happy – Rose Lagercrantz, illustrated by Eva Ericksson

          All’s happy that ends happy – Rose Lagercrantz, illustrated by Eva Ericksson, Gecko Press, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like … Continue reading

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Bibbit Jumps – by Bei Lynn

  Bibbit Jumps – by Bei Lynn, Gecko Press, 9781776572779, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Animal Chapter Book What did you like about the book? Bibbit is a fun frog … Continue reading

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