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This week, I posted:
–Nonfiction Picture Book Challenge Wednesday– Read my reviews for:
–Celebrate This Week– This week, I’m celebrating Green Bean Books.
[**] A little girl captures a firefly to help her during a dark night. She learns a lesson in friendship as their time flies by.
[**] This is New York as seen from the eyes of a traveling dog.
[**] A hungry raccoon comes up with silly costumes to try and fit in with the zoo animals in order to get food. But the zookeeper is having none of it. Throw in a bunch of monkeys and things get wild.
[**] Beautiful illustrated picture book based on a short film about a boy who’s willing to go great lengths to prove his love to the Moon.
[***] At first, I thought this was going to be a sappy book and a rip-off of Oh the Places You’ll Go but I loved both the message and the illustrations. I’ll definitely be recommending this.
A wonderful little book of George Saunders commencement speech he gave back in 2013. As the subtitle says, he shares his thoughts on kindness- simple, profound truths he’s learned along the years. There’s also some illustrations throughout the book.
“[M]y heartfelt wish for you: as you get older, your self will diminish and you will grow in love. YOU will gradually be replaced by LOVE.”
*= It was OK
**= Liked it
****= Highly Recommended
Have a great reading week!