Month: July 2020

Just Because by Mac Barnett and Isabelle Arsenault

Summary Are you looking for a book that shows readers how to ask compelling questions? If so, take a look at Just Because by Mac Barnett and Isabelle Arsenault. The story begins with a familiar bedtime scene. A little girl, tucked in her bed,… Continue Reading “Just Because by Mac Barnett and Isabelle Arsenault”

Parker Looks Up: An Extraordinary Moment by Parker Curry, Jessica Curry and Brittany Jackson

Think of a time when a painting made you pause and wonder. What was it about the artwork that caught your attention? When Parker Curry was two years old, the portrait of First Lady Michelle Obama stopped her in her tracks. She was entranced… Continue Reading “Parker Looks Up: An Extraordinary Moment by Parker Curry, Jessica Curry and Brittany Jackson”

The Patchwork Bike by Maxine Beneba Clarke and Van Thanh Rudd

Summary Here’s something fun to try with The Patchwork Bike by Maxine Beneba Clarke and Van Thanh Rudd. Give the book to someone and tell them to check it out. Watch them as they read the pages. I am willing to bet the reader… Continue Reading “The Patchwork Bike by Maxine Beneba Clarke and Van Thanh Rudd”

Moth: An Evolution Story by Isabel Thomas and Daniel Egnéus

Summary Moth: An Evolution Story begins as it ends with this sentence: “This is a story of light and dark, of change and adaptation, of survival and hope.” When a book ends as it begins, it gives the reader a sense that the story… Continue Reading “Moth: An Evolution Story by Isabel Thomas and Daniel Egnéus”

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