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A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon

Rating: ★★★★★

Genre: Children’s lit

Medium: Paperback

Synopsis: Camilla Cream likes lima beans.  But nobody else does.  So she stops eating them, and breaks out into a bad case of stripes. 262 more words

Just a Dream by Chris Van Allsburg

Rating: ★★★★

Genre: Children’s lit

Medium: Paperback

Synopsis: Walter doesn’t care about the environment, until he has a very spooky dream…

Review: I honestly just considered whether to put this into the horror/psychological horror genre, considering that Walter’s dreams are Too True and Too Close to Home.  81 more words

Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense by Jenny Uglow

Title: Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense

Author: Jenny Uglow

Genre: Non-Fiction/Biogprahy

Publisher: Faber/Allen and Unwin

Published: 25th October 2017

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 560… 976 more words

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Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg

Rating: ★★★★

Genre: Children’s literature, speculative fiction

Medium: Hardcover

Synopsis: Two children stumble upon a board game and it is much more than they bargained for. 192 more words

June 29, 1999 by David Wiesner

Rating: ★★★★★

Genre: Children’s literature, speculative fiction

Medium: Hardcover

Synopsis: A young girl sends up a couple vegetable seeds in the sky for a science experiment.  127 more words

Book review: The Shape of the World: A Portrait of Frank Lloyd Wright, by K.L. Going, illustrations by Lauren Stringer

Going, K.L. The Shape of the World: A Portrait of Frank Lloyd Wright. Illus. by Lauren Stringer. Beach Lane/Simon & Schuster, 2017. ISBN 978-1-4424-7821-3. Ages 5-8.  102 more words

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