Tag Archives: Gecko Press

Hattie – Frida Nilsson, illustrated by Stina Wirsén

   Hattie – Frida Nilsson, illustrated by Stina Wirsén, Gecko Press, (9781776572700), 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Realistic fiction  What did you like about the book? Hattie is six and … Continue reading

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Selma by Jutta Bauer

Selma by Jutta Bauer. Gecko Press, 2018. 9781776572120 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? A dog at the end of his rope (pictured at a bar … Continue reading

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The Inkberg Enigma written and illustrated by Jonathan King

   The Inkberg Enigma written and illustrated by Jonathan King, Gecko Press, 9781776572663, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback graphic novel Genre: Mystery What did you like about the book?  I’m always on … Continue reading

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How Do You Make a Baby? – written and illustrated by Anna Fiske

 How Do You Make a Baby? – written and illustrated by Anna Fiske, Gecko Press, 9781776572854, 2020 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  This is a light-hearted … Continue reading

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Tell Me: What Children Really Want to Know About Bodies, Sex and Emotions – Katharina von der Gathen, illustrated by Anke Kuhl

Tell Me: What Children Really Want to Know About Bodies, Sex and Emotions – Katharina von der Gathen, illustrated by Anke Kuhl, Gecko Press, 9781776572328, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What … Continue reading

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Poo Bum by Stephanie Blake

Poo Bum by Stephanie Blake. Translated by Linda Burgess. Gecko Press, 9781877467967, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book  What did you like about the book? Here’s the thing with … Continue reading

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The Wolf and the Fly – Antje Damm

 The Wolf and the Fly – Antje Damm, Gecko Press, (9781776572809), 2020 Format: Board Book Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Picture Book What did you like about the book?  Readers will need to … Continue reading

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My Mama by Annemarie van Haeringen. Translation by Bill Nagelkerke

My Mama by Annemarie van Haeringen. Translation from the Dutch by Bill Nagelkerke. Gecko Press, 2020. 9781776572670 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? A little elephant … Continue reading

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A Bear Named Bjorn by Delphine Perret. Translated from the French by Antony Shugaar

A Bear Named Bjorn by Delphine Perret. Translated from the French by Antony Shugaar. Gecko Press, 2020. 9781776572694 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Animal fantasy What did you like about the book? Six short … Continue reading

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The House of Madame M – Clotilde Perrin

The House of Madame M – Clotilde Perrin, Gecko Press, 9781776572748, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2 Genre: Picture book  What did you like about the book? I am honestly not sure … Continue reading

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