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The Tree That's Meant to Be by Yuval Zommer - Book Review

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$17.99
ISBN: 9780593119679
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Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - September 24th, 2019

A heartfelt holiday story about a lonely Christmas tree who learns what it means to be loved, and also how to love yourself. A perfect book to spark conversation about kindness, celebrating what makes us unique, and the true meaning of Christmas. ~ Reviewed by Angela Turon


Little Robin's Christmas by Jan Fearnley - Book Review

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By Jan Fearnley, Jan Fearnley (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536208252
Availability: Backordered
Published: Nosy Crow - September 10th, 2019

A countdown of the seven days before Christmas. This is a warm-hearted book about a little robin named Little Robin, the spirit of giving, and gifts that come from looking out for one’s friends. The author’s illustrations are funny and sweet⁠—there’s even a visit by Mr. and Mrs. Claus! ~ Reviewed by Beth Byrne


What Is a Refugee? by Elise Gravel - Book Review

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$17.99
ISBN: 9780593120057
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - September 24th, 2019

What is a refugee? In Elise Gravel’s picture book, What Is a Refugee? we get an informative answer to that question. Gravel includes interviews from conversations they had with refugee children and speaks about famous people who were refugees. This is a book that could spark a conversation about what the reader sees inside this uniquely illustrated pages and about current events. Powerful and accessible to the younger reader.


Good Night Hanukkah (Good Night Our World) by Adam Gamble - Book Review

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$9.95
ISBN: 9781602198012
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Published: Good Night Books - October 15th, 2019

Good Night Hanukkah is not your parent’s alphabet story. With only a handful of words per page, you get words not usually seen, such as “Intrigued used for I” and images of bears in creative Outrageous Outfits. Along with lovely, bright (but not overpowering) and textured illustrations, this is a an anytime gift giving keepsake book. A delightful treat for the eye and ear. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


Most Wonderful Gift in the World by Mark Sperring - Book Review

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By Mark Sperring, Lucy Fleming (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781680101737
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Published: Tiger Tales. - October 1st, 2019

A delightful story about the true meaning of Christmas and friendship. Lucy Fleming’s bright illustrations show friends, Esme and Bear, finding a present not theirs. But when they find the recipient, they see she does not have a single gift but the one in their hands. Or does she? Afterall, Santa just might have saved the best gift for last. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


Overview, Young Explorer's Edition: A New Way of Seeing Earth by Benjamin Grant - Book Review

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$24.99
ISBN: 9781984832023
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - October 29th, 2019

Do you have a child who enjoys learning about things, places and nature? Then Overview, Young Explorer’s Edition: A New Way of Seeing Earth ($24.99) is for them. Benjamin Grant and Sandra Markle’s edited version for ages 8 and up is a collection of satellite images of the Earth. You can see the airplane graveyards, diamond mines, natural landmarks and oil rigs. Plus, you learn how nature and man has impacted, or could impact, each other. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


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