12 August 2017

12 Books About Disasters #resist

Kenta and the Big Wave
written and illustrated by Ruth Ohi

The Killing Sea
written by Richard Lewis

The Last Girls of Pompeii
written by Kathryn Lasky

Lila and the Secret of Rain
written by David Conway, images by Jude Daly

Marvelous Cornelius: Hurricane Katrina and the Spirit of New Orleans
written by Phil Bildner, images by John Parra

Radiant Girl
written by Andrea White

After the Ashes
written by Sara K Joiner

The Blizzard
written by Betty Ren Wright, illustrated by Ronald Himler

Dangerous Planet: Natural Disasters That Changed History
written and illustrated by Bryn Barnard

The Day the World Exploded: The Earthshaking Catastrophe at Krakatoa
written by Simon Winchester, images by Jason Chin

Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina & New Orleans
written and illustrated by Don Brown

Fire Birds: Valuing Natural Wildfires and Burned Forests
written and photographed by Sneed B. Collard III

05 August 2017

5 Books About Grandmothers

My grandmother would have been 94 years old today. Happy birthday, Nana!

Albert's Impossible Toothache
written by Barbara Williams, illustrated by Doug Cushman

Betsy Red Hoodie
written by Gail Carson Levine, illustrated by Scott Nash

Bliss
written by Lauren Myracle

Can't Scare Me!
written and illustrated by Ashley Bryan

Everything Is Different at Nonna's House
written by Caron Lee Cohen, illustrated by Hiroe Nakata

01 August 2017

8 Books About Summer

Cool off in the air conditioning with an ice cream and a good book.

A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever
written and illustrated by Marla Frazee

Heat Wave
written by Eileen Spinelli, illustrated by Betsy Lewin

Hot City
written by Barbara Joosse, illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

My Faire Lady
written by Laura Wettersten

Hot Day On Abbott Avenue
written by Karen English, illustrated by Javaka Steptoe


Past Perfect
written by Leila Sales

Hot Hot Hot
written and illustrated by Neal Layton

Ice Cream Summer
written and illustrated by Peter Sís