Reviews written by Rachel Feeck, Staff Reviewer

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June 09, 2024
Overall rating
 
5.0
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)
 
5.0
Kids Fiction
The Perfect Dozers to Doze Off to Sleep

Join Little Dozer as he gets ready for bed and sings a bedtime song with Papa Dozer to drift off to sleep. Construction vehicles are popular in books these days, and Little Dozer might just be the cutest I have ever seen. I love how...

June 09, 2024
Overall rating
 
4.5
Plot
 
4.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
4.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)
 
5.0
Kids Fiction
Full of Prickles and Personality

Porcupine has a long way to go through the desert, and he’s excited to meet new friends like Cactus along the way. He is the star of the show, showing off tricks and trying to get to know his prickly new friend, and just oozing with fun, boisterous personality. ...

June 09, 2024
Overall rating
 
4.7
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
N/A
Writing Style
 
4.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)
 
5.0
Problem-solving and Adorable Vehicles

Inspired by the cargo ship incident in 2021, this adorably illustrated book tells the story of a tugboat and the moon, and how they work together to help free a stuck cargo ship. I love the illustrations, these are some of the cutest ships...

June 09, 2024
Overall rating
 
3.8
Plot
 
4.0
Characters
 
4.0
Writing Style
 
3.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)
 
4.0
Cute Comic about Making Friends

When Bunnygirl sees a new treehouse, she just has to make friends with James, the kid who built it. Only thing is, James is very shy, so Bunnygirl is determined to introduce him to her friends and make him feel at home with her group. ...

June 08, 2024
Overall rating
 
5.0
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)
 
5.0
Global Exploration of Science and Culture

Solstice is about much more than the sun. This full-color book offers a snapshot of a day in the life of fourteen children around the world, with each chapter illustrated by an artist with connections to that culture, ranging from the south pole to Nepal, Morocco to China, and many...

June 08, 2024
Overall rating
 
4.8
Plot
 
4.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)
 
5.0
Beautiful Fables

10 colorful stories adapted from the Panchatantra, an ancient collection of Sanskrit fables. This book is beautiful inside and out, with a foiled cover and dust jacket, and vibrant illustrations. These animals of India include familiar faces like elephants and mice, and others like...

June 01, 2024
Overall rating
 
4.3
Plot
 
4.0
Characters
 
4.0
Writing Style
 
4.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)
 
5.0
For the Daydreamers

This is My Treehouse is the tale of a young child and happy memories in the treehouse built with Grandpa. Sometimes these adventures are imaginary, featuring pirates or storms high in the sky, while others are about observing nature from a treehouse draped in snow or offering views of autumn...

May 29, 2024
Overall rating
 
4.0
Plot
 
4.0
Characters
 
4.0
Writing Style
 
4.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)
 
4.0
Rhymes and Critters

Hedgehog is building a new house…right in the middle of the road! Even though his neighbors say he is in the way, Hedgehog doesn’t want to move. But when Hedgehog needs help, the kindness of his friends helps him realize that the best house for Hedgehog is also one that...

May 17, 2024
Overall rating
 
5.0
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)
 
N/A
Young Adult Fiction
Enchanting Historical Fantasy

An enchanting historical novel full of charming characters, whimsical and spooky magics, and one girl’s journey to save her family from an evil plot decades in the making. Biddy grew up on the island of Hy-Brasil, an isolated refuge for some of the last magic...

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