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Up On Bob – written and illustrated by Mary Sullivan

 Up On Bob – written and illustrated by Mary Sullivan, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9781328994714, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  Bob is a pudgy … Continue reading

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Eclipse Chaser: Science in the Moon’s Shadow by Ilima Loomis, photographs by Amanda Cowan

Eclipse Chaser: Science in the Moon’s Shadow by Ilima Loomis, photographs by Amanda Cowan. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9781328770967, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Nonfiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Life On Earth: The Story of Evolution written and illustrated by Steve Jenkins

Life On Earth: The Story of Evolution written and illustrated by Steve Jenkins.  Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9780358108443, 2020 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback What did you like about the book?  Steve Jenkins’ … Continue reading

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Tiger Time by Kama Einhorn

 Tiger Time by Kama Einhorn, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9781328767073, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Non-fiction What did you like about the book? A book in the “True Tales of Rescue” … Continue reading

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Henry Climbs A Mountain/ Henry Works – written and illustrated by D.B. Johnson / Henry’s Night – D.B. Johnson and Linda Michelin

    Henry Climbs A Mountain – D.B. Johnson, illustrated by D.B. Johnson, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9780358112051, c2003, 2019 Henry Works – D.B. Johnson, illustrated by D.B. Johnson, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9780358112075, c2004, 2019 Henry’s Night – D.B. Johnson and … Continue reading

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Almost Time by Gary D. Schmidt & Elizabeth Stickney, illustrated by G. Brian Karas

 Almost Time by Gary D. Schmidt & Elizabeth Stickney, illustrated by G. Brian Karas, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9780544785816, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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The Fierce 44: Black Americans Who Shook Up the World by the Staff of The Undefeated, illustrated by Robert Ball

 The Fierce 44: Black Americans Who Shook Up the World by the Staff of The Undefeated, illustrated by Robert Ball, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9781328940629, 2019  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  Format: Hardcover Genre: Collective biography … Continue reading

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Normal: One Kid’s Extraordinary Journey  – Magdalena & Nathaniel Newman

      Normal: One Kid’s Extraordinary Journey  – Magdalena & Nathaniel Newman, illustrated by Neil Swaab, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; (9781328631831), 2020 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Helga’s Dowry: A Troll Love Story by Tomie dePaola

 Helga’s Dowry: A Troll Love Story by Tomie dePaola, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9780358108047, 2019, first edition 1977 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book:  With Valentine’s Day … Continue reading

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Palo Y Piedra/Stick and Stone by Beth Ferry, illustrated by Tom Lichtenheld

  Palo Y Piedra/Stick and Stone by Beth Ferry, illustrated by Tom Lichtenheld, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing, 9780358086987, 2019, first edition 2015 Format: Board book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like … Continue reading

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