Marisol McDonald Doesn’t Match by Monica Brown and Sara Palacios

Whether you are multiracial, multicultural, or just a little eccentric, most of us can list ways we are different from other people. We might even have likes and dislikes that contradict each other in ourselves. How often do you get to celebrate those differences? The Picture Book of the Week is Marisol McDonald Doesn’t Match,Continue reading “Marisol McDonald Doesn’t Match by Monica Brown and Sara Palacios”

Isabel And Her Colores Go To School by Alexandra Alessandri and Courtney Dawson

When you are new on the planet, there are a lot of firsts. First time to walk, first time to talk, and first day of school. How scary were your firsts? The Picture Book of the Week is Isabel and Her Colores Go to School, written by Alexandra Alessandri and illustrated by Courtney Dawson. AboutContinue reading “Isabel And Her Colores Go To School by Alexandra Alessandri and Courtney Dawson”

Everyone’s Awake by Colin Meloy and Shawn Harris

Have you and your family ever stayed up all night long? What did you do? Read a book? Tell scary stories? Skateboard up the walls? The Picture Book of the Week is Everyone’s Awake, written by Colin Meloy and illustrated by Shawn Harris. About the Book: What would you do if you opened your eyesContinue reading “Everyone’s Awake by Colin Meloy and Shawn Harris”

Petal The Angry Cow by Maureen Fergus and Olga Demidova

Everybody gets mad sometimes? What do you do with your anger? Do you stuff it, let it go, or let it loose? The Picture Book of the Week is Petal The Angry Cow, written by Maureen Fergus and illustrated by Olga Demidova. About the Book: Petal is a cow who does a lot of thingsContinue reading “Petal The Angry Cow by Maureen Fergus and Olga Demidova”

Viking In Love by Doug Cenko

What would you do for love? Would you leave your comfort zone and do something that terrifies you? The Picture Book of the Week is Viking In Love, written and illustrated by Doug Cenko. About the Book: Stig is a Viking who loves hearty stew, fresh air, and adorable kittens. The one thing he doesn’tContinue reading “Viking In Love by Doug Cenko”

When The Storm Comes by Linda Ashman and Taeeun Yoo

What do you do when a storm comes? Do you snuggle up with a good book? Or watch the news? Or something entirely different? The Picture Book of the Week is When The Storm Comes, written by Linda Ashman and illustrated by Taeeun Yoo. About the Book: This sweet rhyming book shows the different thingsContinue reading “When The Storm Comes by Linda Ashman and Taeeun Yoo”

Anita and the Dragons by Hannah Carmona and Anna Cunha

Have you ever faced a major life change — something so scary it seemed like you were facing a dragon? The Picture Book of the Week is Anita and the Dragons, written by Hannah Carmona and illustrated by Anna Cunha. About the Book: Anita and the Dragons in about a young girl who is aboutContinue reading “Anita and the Dragons by Hannah Carmona and Anna Cunha”

I Talk Like A River by Jordan Scott and Sydney Smith

Happy New Year! Sorry I have been away, but I wish all of my readers a 2022 filled with dreams coming true. ********************** Is there something that you struggle with? Something that you feel like you can’t get away from and that makes you want to crawl under the covers and hide? This week’s selectionContinue reading “I Talk Like A River by Jordan Scott and Sydney Smith”