25 August 2018

8 Books from Lane Smith

Happy birthday, Lane Smith!

Glasses: Who Needs 'Em?
written and illustrated by Lane Smith

Science Verse
written by Jon Scieszka, images by Lane Smith

John, Paul, George & Ben
written and illustrated by Lane Smith

Big Plans
written by Bob Shea, images by Lane Smith

Madam President
written and illustrated by Lane Smith

Lulu and the Brontosaurus
written by Judith Viorst, images by Lane Smith

Pinocchio, the Boy or, Incognito in Collodi
written and illustrated by Lane Smith

The Happy Hocky Family!
written and illustrated by Lane Smith


13 August 2018

13 Books About Japan

Are You an Echo? The Lost Poetry of Misuzu Kaneko
written by David Jacobson, Sally Ito and Michiko Tsuboi, images by Toshikado Hajiri

Erika-san
written and illustrated by Allen Say

Hachiko: The True Story of a Loyal Dog
written by Pamela S. Turner, images by Yan Nascimbene

How My Parents Learned to Eat
written by Ina R. Friedman, images by Allen Say

Kenta and the Big Wave
written and illustrated by Ruth Ohi

Little Kunoichi, the Ninja Girl
written and illustrated by Sanae Ishida

One Leaf Rides the Wind: Counting In a Japanese Garden
written by Celeste Davidson Mannis, images by Susan Hartung

Suki's Kimono
written by Chieri Uegaki, images by Stephanie Jorisch

Sumo Mouse
written and illustrated by David Wisniewski

Tea With Milk
written and illustrated by Allen Say

The Night of the Fireflies
written by Karen B. Winnick, images by Yoriko Ito

The Peace Tree from Hiroshima: The Little Bonsai with a Big Story
written by Sandra Moore, images by Kazumi Wilds

The Silver Charm: A Folktale from Japan
written by Robert D. San Souci, images by Yoriko Ito

05 August 2018

5 Historical Romance Stories

A Countess Below Stairs
written by Eva Ibbotson

Apple Cake: A Recipe for Love
written and illustrated by Julie Paschkis

Keturah and Lord Death
written by Martine Leavitt

Ella's Big Chance: A Jazz-age Cinderella
written and illustrated by Shirley Hughes

Faithful
written by Janet Fox