Book Reviews

First Day Critter Jitters [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Hilarious, fun book to soothe first-day-of-school nerves.
By Jory John
(2020)
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Bedtime for Sweet Creatures [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Lovely, relatable story of toddler delaying going to sleep.
By Nikki Grimes
(2020)
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Grumpy Monkey [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 3+
Warm, funny lesson about a monkey’s bad mood.
By Suzanne Lang
(2018)
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Monstress, Book 1 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Girl seeks revenge in compelling graphic novel fantasy.
By Marjorie Liu
(2016)
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A Parade of Elephants [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Sweet, cozy counting book teaches basic preschool concepts.
By Kevin Henkes
(2018)
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Hello Hello [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 3+
Intro to wildlife at risk celebrates animals of all stripes.
By Brendan Wenzel
(2018)
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I've Loved You Since Forever [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Simple book about parent-child love from Today show anchor.
By Hoda Kotb
(2018)
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Rory the Dinosaur Needs a Christmas Tree [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Dad comes through in sweet Christmas tale.
By Liz Climo
(2017)
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One Dark Throne: Three Dark Crowns, Book 2 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Sexier, bloodier sequel full of unexpected twists.
By Kendare Blake
(2017)
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Ladybug Girl's Day Out with Grandpa [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Museum trip sparks love of learning in fun tale.
By David Soman, Jacky Davis
(2017)
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I Am (Not) Scared [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Two scaredy bears who face their fears are relatably funny.
By Anna Kang
(2017)
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Penguin Problems [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 3+
Cold, cranky penguin looks on the dark side in funny book.
By Jory John
(2016)
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They All Saw a Cat [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Everyone sees differently in clever look at point of view.
By Brendan Wenzel
(2016)
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Horrible Bear! [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 3+
Girl blames bear in funny story about anger and forgiveness.
By Ame Dyckman
(2016)
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Lost. Found. [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 3+
Touching, funny takedown of "finders, keepers" is a gem.
By Marsha Diane Arnold
(2015)
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Big Bear Little Chair [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Kids easily grasp opposites through bold, stylized art.
By Lizi Boyd
(2015)
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Thank You and Good Night [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
A perfect charmer of a bedtime book; the real deal.
By Patrick McDonnell
(2015)
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The Nonsense Show [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Bright, silly scenes of world turned upside down.
By Eric Carle
(2015)
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Bear Counts [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 3+
Bear teaches counting to 5 in fun, simple rhyming book.
By Karma Wilson
(2015)
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Polar Bear's Underwear [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 3+
Funny, vividly illustrated book celebrates undie style.
By Tupera Tupera
(2015)
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