Category Archives: Picture Book

Review: Little Sweet Potato by Amy Beth Bloom and Noah Z. Jones

How did I get it?: I ordered it for my library. I thought it might be a good pick for a Story Time and it definitely is. Why did I read it?: The cover alone was enough of an enticement … Continue reading

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Release Day Review: Two Awesome Marvel Picture Books

How did I get them: With titles like Captain America Joins the Mighty Avengers and The Mighty Avengers: An Origin Story (written by Rich Thomas and illustrated by Pat Olliffe)? How could I resist! Why did I read them: I love superheroes, particularly those … Continue reading

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Review: The Man in the Moon by William Joyce

How did I get it: The library. Why did I read it:  I’ve been wanting to read this picture book for awhile now. How I would rate it: 5 out of 5 stars. Summary: Up there in the sky. Don’t you see … Continue reading

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Picture Book Round-Up #5

In an effort to distract myself from copious amounts of stress, I’ve been reading a lot of picture books lately. And since this is my 5th Picture Book Round-Up, here’s my review of 5:   Arthur Turns Green by Marc … Continue reading

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Picture Book Round-Up #4

If you’re down, stressed, or just plain grumpy, nothing is better for you than an awesome picture book. And it is always pretty exciting when there’s forthcoming picture books to pine after. Since I am still not at all ashamed of my picture book love, … Continue reading

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Picture Book Round-Up #3

Can anything be better than cooing over the cuteness of picture books? Probably, but oh well. Baby Badger’s Wonderful Night by Karen Saunders and illustrated by Dubrauka Kolanovic – Baby Badger’s afraid of the dark, but Papa Badger is there … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Fortnight and the 80s Picture Book Mystery

Fairy Tale Fortnight started up on the 17th. The event is hosted by both The Book Rat and Basically Amazing Books. There’s a lot of great posts and giveaways on their blogs so definitely check them out! My review for … Continue reading

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