Just a Little Bit by Ann Tompert and Lynn Munsinger

Have you ever thought about how a seesaw works? The Picture Book of the Week is Just a Little Bit, written by Ann Tompert and illustrated by Lynn Munsinger About the Book: In this book, Elephant and Mouse want to play on the seesaw. Elepant sits on one end and it sinks all the way toContinue reading “Just a Little Bit by Ann Tompert and Lynn Munsinger”

Hedy Lamarr’s Double Life by Laurie Wallmark and Katy Wu

The STEAM picture book parade continue with… Are you capable of way more than you appear to be? The Picture Book of the Week is Hey Lamarr’s Double Life: Hollywood Legend and Brilliant Inventor, written by Laurie Wallmark and illustrated by Katy Wu. About the Book: Hedy Lamarr is most famous for being a beautiful Hollywood actress.Continue reading “Hedy Lamarr’s Double Life by Laurie Wallmark and Katy Wu”

Everything You Need For A Treehouse by Carter Higgins and Emily Hughes

Have you ever dreamed of building a treehouse in your backyard? The Picture Book of the Week is Everything You Need For A Treehouse, written by Carter Higgins and illustrated by Emily Hughes. About the Book: This is a book for anyone who has ever dreamed of building a treehouse in their backyard. With tips likeContinue reading “Everything You Need For A Treehouse by Carter Higgins and Emily Hughes”

The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires

Presenting week 6 of the STEAM picture book parade: Have you ever tried to create something magnificent? The Picture Book of the Week is The Most Magnificent Thing, written and illustrated by Ashley Spires. About the Book: This book is about a regular little girl who wanted to create something magnificent. She got an assistant, gatheredContinue reading “The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires”

Rosie Revere, Engineer by Andrea Beaty and David Roberts

We are in our 5th week of STEAM picture books with a classic selection. Do you have an idea for an invention? The Picture Book of the Week is Rosie Revere, Engineer, written by Andrea Beaty and illustrated by David Roberts. About the Book: Rosie Revere wants to be an engineer. She has a head startContinue reading “Rosie Revere, Engineer by Andrea Beaty and David Roberts”

The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind by William Kamkwamba, Bryan Mealer, and Elizabeth Zunon

Is there a problem you can solve by using your creativity and maybe some scientific knowledge from books? The Picture Book of the Week is The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind, written by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer and illustrated by Elizabeth Zunon. About the Book: The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind is the true story ofContinue reading “The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind by William Kamkwamba, Bryan Mealer, and Elizabeth Zunon”

Mary Had A Little Lab by Sue Fliess and Petros Bouloubasis

Have you every had an idea that got a little out of control? The Picture Book of the Week is Mary Had A Little Lab, written by Sue Fliess and illustrated by Petros Bouloubasis. About the Book: Mary has a passion for science, but she spends so much time in her lab that she doesn’t haveContinue reading “Mary Had A Little Lab by Sue Fliess and Petros Bouloubasis”

Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni

This week is the first of the STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) picture books I will be posting through December. Remember to sign up for the Camila’s Invention Giveaway! ******* Have you ever used your (math) skills to outsmart someone? The Picture Book of the Week is Inch by Inch, written and illustrated byContinue reading “Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni”

The Twilight Library by Carmen Oliver and Miren Asiain Lora

Do you hear the call of a magical story? The Picture Book of the Week is The Twilight Library, written by Carmen Oliver and illustrated by Miren Asiain Lora. About the Book: The forest at twilight becomes a magical place where mice, bats, nighthawks and all sorts of creatures hear the call of the Night Librarian.Continue reading “The Twilight Library by Carmen Oliver and Miren Asiain Lora”