Abby the Librarian
By day, collection development librarian in Southern Indiana. By night, blogger extraordinaire.
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Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Fly on the Wall
Fly on the Wall by Remy Lai. Grades 4-7. 336 pages. Henry Holt, September 2020. Review copy provided by publisher. Calling all Wimpy Kid f...
Monday, August 10, 2020
Eat Your Rocks, Croc
Eat Your Rocks, Croc!: Dr. Glider's Advice for Troubled Animals by Jess Keating, illustrated by Pete Oswald. Grades PreK - 3rd. 40 page...
Friday, August 7, 2020
Bodega Cat by Louie Chin. Grades 1-5. Pow! Kids Books. Review copy provided by my local library. Chip is the cat who runs his family's...
Thursday, August 6, 2020
From the Desk of Zoe Washington
From the Desk of Zoe Washington by Janae Marks. Grades 4-7. 304 pages. Katherine Tegen Books. Review copy provided by my local library. Wh...
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
My Hair by Danielle Murrell Cox. Ages 0-3. Board book. HarperFestival, June 2020. Review copy provided by my local library. With playful r...
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
2020 Indiana Authors Awards: Children's Shortlist
Yesterday, the children's shortlist for the Indiana Authors Awards was announced! Do you know about the Indiana Authors Award? These bi...
Monday, August 3, 2020
Heartstopper: Volume 1 by Alice Oseman. Grades 7+ 288 pages. Graphix, 2020. Review copy provided by my local library. Oh, this book, it di...
Friday, July 31, 2020
Baloney and Friends
Baloney and Friends by Greg Pizzoli. Preschool - 2nd grade. 96 pages. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2020. Review copy provided by ...
Thursday, July 30, 2020
Recent Books on Homeschooling: Update Your Collection!
If ever there's a time to add to and update your books on homeschooling, now is the time. With so many school districts uncertain about ...
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
The Nest That Wren Built
The Nest That Wren Built by Randi Sonenshine, illustrated by Anne Hunter. Preschool - 1st grade. Candlewick Press, 2020. Review copy provid...
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