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One Winter Up North by John Owens

One Winter Up North by John Owens. University of Minnesota Press, 2022. 9781517912925 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC (publication date 9/27/22) picture book What did you like about the book?  This wordless … Continue reading

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Bim, Bam, Bop… and Oona by Jacqueline Briggs Martin, illustrations by Larry Day

Bim, Bam, Bop… and Oona by Jacqueline Briggs Martin, illustrations by Larry Day, University of Minnesota Press, 2019. 9781517912963 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Big Island: A Story of Isle Royale by Julian May, illustrated by John Schoenherr

            The Big Island: A Story of Isle Royale by Julian May, illustrated by John Schoenherr, University of Minnesota Press, c1968, 2021, 2022. 9781517910693 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you … Continue reading

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Grandmother’s Pigeon by Louise Erdrich, illustrations by Jim LaMarche

Grandmother’s Pigeon by Louise Erdrich, illustrations by Jim LaMarche. University of Minnesota Press, c1996, 2021. 9781517911478 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Magic realism/picture book What did you like about the book? A … Continue reading

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Begin with a Bee by Liza Ketchum, Jacqueline Briggs Martin and Phyllis Root, illustrated by Claudia McGehee

   Begin with a Bee by Liza Ketchum, Jacqueline Briggs Martin and Phyllis Root, illustrated by Claudia McGehee, University of Minnesota Press, 9781517908041, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC Genre: Picture book What … Continue reading

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Begin with a Bee – Liza Ketchum, Jacqueline Briggs Martin and Phyllis Root, illustrated by Claudia McGehee

   Begin with a Bee – Liza Ketchum, Jacqueline Briggs Martin and Phyllis Root, illustrated by Claudia McGehee, University of Minnesota Press, (9781517908041), 2021 Format: Paperback ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ What did … Continue reading

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Nils – written and illustrated by Ingri and Edgar Parin d’Aulaire

  Nils – written and illustrated by Ingri and Edgar Parin d’Aulaire, University of Minnesota Press, 9781517910143, originally published in 1948, this edition, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What … Continue reading

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Yang Warriors by Kao Kalia Yang, illustrated by Billy Thao

   Yang Warriors by Kao Kalia Yang, illustrated by Billy Thao, University of Minnesota Press, 9781517907983, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC Genre: Memoir What did you like about the book?  The strength … Continue reading

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The Range Eternal  – written by Louise Erdrich, illustrated by Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher

    The Range Eternal  – written by Louise Erdrich, illustrated by Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher, University of Minnesota Press, 9781517910983, 2020; originally published 2002 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  4 What … Continue reading

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One Summer Up North – John Owens

 One Summer Up North – John Owens, University of Minnesota Press, 9781517909505, 2020  Format: ARC PDF Review Copy (Hardcover available September, 2020) Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture Book  What did you like … Continue reading

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