In Julie Flett's Birdsong, a young girl, Katherena, and her mother move from their home in the city to one in the countryside. The mother and daughter adjust to the move as spring warms into summer. The girl, a budding artist, loses her desire to create until she meets a fellow artist.
Disclaimer: I received an electronic ARC of Clothesline Clues to the First Day of School from the publisher. All views expressed in this review are my honest opinions. SYNOPSIS: Clothesline Clues to the First Day of SchoolCatchy rhymes and visual cues introduce young readers to the people they'll encounter as they embark on their first [...]
Disclaimer: I received an electronic copy of The Way to Treasure Island from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. SYNOPSIS: The Way to Treasure Island This funny, adventure-packed story teaches children that even though people are different, they can still have fun together. Summary Matilda and her dad are complete opposites. While she [...]
Disclaimer: I received an electronic copy of Hey, Dog from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. SYNOPSIS A boy wins over an abused, stray dog with persistence and love in this heartwarming story. Summary: Hey, Dog In Hey, Dog a boy finds a stray dog hiding in the bushes in front of his [...]
Disclaimer: I received an electronic ARC of Lola Goes to School from the publisher via Edelweiss. SYNOPSIS Spunky Lola embarks on a new adventure--the first day of school! Summary In this next book in the Lola picture book series, Lola's adventure is school! Lovers of the series already know Lola to be a spunky, book-loving [...]
Disclaimer: I received an electronic copy of Antonino's Impossible Dream from Beaming Books in exchange for an honest review. SYNOPSIS A new picture book from Beaming Books and winner of the Beaming Books Picture Book Writing Contest! Antonino is a young artist who dreams of painting a masterpiece, an impossible dream he calls Friend. When [...]
Disclaimer: I received an e-ARC of Stay Through the Storm from the publisher via Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review. SYNOPSISWhen dark clouds gather in the distance, two friends come together to comfort each other through the storm. They shield each other through the rain, make a fort inside, and play games between claps [...]