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”

It Fell From The Sky by The Fan Brothers

Have you ever found a wonder of wonders? What did you do with it? The Picture Book of the Week is It Fell From The Sky, written and illustrated by Terry Fan and Eric Fan. About the Book: In the miniature world of bugs, a wonder appears. No one knows what it is and noContinue reading “It Fell From The Sky by The Fan Brothers”

Hello, Jimmy! by Anna Walker

Unconditional love is a rare and beautiful thing. Sometimes it takes something unexpected to reveal it. The Picture Book of the Week is Hello, Jimmy!, written and illustrated by Anna Walker. About the Book: Jack loves going to his dad’s house. They make tacos milkshakes, tell jokes and have quiet time. Jack wonders if hisContinue reading “Hello, Jimmy! by Anna Walker”

Dude! by Aaron Reynolds and Dan Santat

Can you think of one word that expresses a multitude a emotions? The Picture Book of the Week is Dude!, word by Aaron Reynolds and illustrations by Dan Santat. About the Book: A platypus and a beaver go surfing. They encounter wonder, fear, and an unexpected friend. Things go wrong. They find new ways toContinue reading “Dude! by Aaron Reynolds and Dan Santat”

Truman by Jean Reidy and Lucy Ruth Cummins

What would motivate you to leave your comfort zone? This week’s Picture Book of the Week is Truman, written by Jean Reidy and illustrated by Lucy Ruth Cummins. About the Book: Truman the turtle is small in a big world. A big part of that world is his Sarah, a girl who is his constantContinue reading “Truman by Jean Reidy and Lucy Ruth Cummins”

Little Red by Bethan Woollvin

Are you afraid of the big bad wolf? This week’s Picture Book of the Week is Little Red, written and illustrated by Bethan Woollvin. About the Book: Little Red is a fractured fairytale, that is, a fairytale retold with a new or different spin. In this version the Little Red Riding Hood story, the mainContinue reading “Little Red by Bethan Woollvin”

Tiny T. Rex and the Very Dark Dark by Jonathan Stutzman and Jay Fleck

Do you know how to find the light when things get dark? The Picture Book of the Week is Tiny T. Rex and the Very Dark Dark, written by Jonathan Stutzman and illustrated by Jay Fleck. About the Book: Tiny T. Rex and friends are on a campout in their backyard. They are ready forContinue reading “Tiny T. Rex and the Very Dark Dark by Jonathan Stutzman and Jay Fleck”