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This Is How We Fly – Anna Meriano

  This Is How We Fly – Anna Meriano, Philomel Books, (9780593116876), 2020     Format:  Hardcover Genre: Coming of Age/ Realistic Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? This coming of … Continue reading

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Vessel of Promises: A Bookish Fable by Stephan Cowan, illustrated by Ed Young

    Vessel of Promises: A Bookish Fable by Stephan Cowan, illustrated by Ed Young, Philomel (an imprint of Penguin Random House), 9780525513872, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover What did you like … Continue reading

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I Don’t Want to Be Quiet! by Laura Ellen Anderson

I Don’t Want to Be Quiet! by Laura Ellen Anderson. Philomel Books, 9780593117286, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? This book offers … Continue reading

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You Know How to Love by Rachel Tawil Kenyon, illustrations by Mary Lundquist

You Know How to Love by Rachel Tawil Kenyon, illustrations by Mary Lundquist. Philomel Books, 9780593114575, 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? … Continue reading

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What We’ll Build: Plans for Our Together Future – written and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers

What We’ll Build: Plans for Our Together Future – written and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers, Philomel (an imprint of Penguin Random House), 9780593206751, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Oversized hardcover What did you … Continue reading

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Good Morning Zoom: A Parody by Lindsay Rechler, illustrated by June Park

Good Morning Zoom: A Parody by Lindsay Rechler, illustrated by June Park. Philomel, 9780593352304, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Realistic Fiction What did you like about the book? This modern take on Goodnight Moon attempts to … Continue reading

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She Persisted in Sports: American Olympians Who Changed the Game – written by Chelsea Clinton; illustrated by Alexandra Boiger

  She Persisted in Sports: American Olympians Who Changed the Game – written by Chelsea Clinton; illustrated by Alexandra Boiger. Philomel Books, 2020. 9780593114544 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Collective biography … Continue reading

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Wonderful You by Lisa Graff, illustrated by Ramona Kaulitzki

    Wonderful You by Lisa Graff, illustrated by Ramona Kaulitzki, Philomel Books, 9781984837387, 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? Wonderful You would make a … Continue reading

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Kate the Chemist: The Great Escape by Dr. Kate Biberdorf with Hillary Homzie

Kate the Chemist: The Great Escape by Dr. Kate Biberdorf with Hillary Homzie. Philomel, 2020. 9780593116586 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Fifth grader … Continue reading

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Skywatchers – Carrie Arcos

 Skywatchers – Carrie Arcos; Philomel Books; (9781984812292), 2020 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: mystery or science fiction What did you like about the book? A group of teens watch the skies … Continue reading

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