Saving Stella: A Dog’s Dramatic Escape from War By Bassel Abou Fakher, Deborah Blumenthal Ilustrated by Nadine Kaadan

Back of Book:Some bonds are stronger than war . . . Life for musician Bassel and his dog Stella in Damascus, Syria, has changed since the civil war began. Instead of enjoying long walks through their neighborhood, they hear bombs toppling buildings and sharp blasts of gunfire through the night. When it becomes too dangerousContinue reading “Saving Stella: A Dog’s Dramatic Escape from War By Bassel Abou Fakher, Deborah Blumenthal Ilustrated by Nadine Kaadan”

The Rescue Rabbits By Eric Seltzer & Roland Garrigue

Back of Book: The four zany Rescue Rabbits invite you to race along with them as they save their fellow animal friends both big and small. From limping elephants to seasick kangaroos, it seems there is no problem they can’t handle. But when the Rescue Rabbits meet a rhino prince with a very unique problem,Continue reading “The Rescue Rabbits By Eric Seltzer & Roland Garrigue”

The Farm That Mac Built By Tammi Sauer & Jackie Urbanovic

Back of Book:It’s showtime on Old Mac Donald’s Farm! The barnyard animals are putting on a play—a farm version of “The House That Jack Built”— but other animals keep taking the stage and interrupting the production. First some rambunctious monkeys, then breakdancing kangaroos . . . there’s even a pair of singing elephants. Everyone knowsContinue reading “The Farm That Mac Built By Tammi Sauer & Jackie Urbanovic”

No Fuzzball! By Isabella Kung

Back of Book:Fuzzball is Queen of the house. Her subjects just LOVE how she scales the tallest shelves and drags their belongings across the floor. Hear how they shout her name everywhere she goes … “NOFUZZBALL!” But when they leave her queendom for the weekend, she questions whether she should be a more benevolent ruler.MyContinue reading “No Fuzzball! By Isabella Kung”

Who Is in the Egg? By Alexandra Milton

Back of Book:In the nest, in the swamp, in a tunnel underground, there are eggs . . . with something hatching inside. Discover some of the baby animals that begin their life in an egg. It isn’t just chicks! Along with the birds, there are turtles, alligators, penguins, and even a platypus.My Review:I received aContinue reading “Who Is in the Egg? By Alexandra Milton”

Where’d My Jo Go? By Jill Esbaum & Scott Brundage

Back of Book:When trucker Jo hits the open road, her faithful little doggy pal, Big Al, is always with her. The two make a fine traveling team until Big Al gets distracted after a potty break at a rest stop and wanders off. In her rush to get back on the road, Jo doesn’t realizeContinue reading “Where’d My Jo Go? By Jill Esbaum & Scott Brundage”

Play Like an Animal!: Why Critters Splash, Race, Twirl, and Chase By Maria Gianferrari & , Mia Powell

Back of Book: Dash! Hide! Splash! Ride! Exuberant text celebrates all the different ways animals play, from rhinos taking mud baths and parrots somersaulting through the air to kangaroos boxing and dolphins diving through the surf. Additional text explains how playing benefits animals. Fascinating back matter gives more information about the featured animals in the bookContinue reading “Play Like an Animal!: Why Critters Splash, Race, Twirl, and Chase By Maria Gianferrari & , Mia Powell”

Migration: Incredible Animal Journeys by Mike Unwin

Back of Book: Animals of all shapes and sizes make epic journeys across our planet, through harsh weather, avoiding hungry predators, in their efforts to survive. Travel around the globe with some of the world’s most incredible animals and discover their unique migration stories. My Review: I received a copy of this picture book fromContinue reading “Migration: Incredible Animal Journeys by Mike Unwin”

Take Your Pet to School Day By Linda Ashman

Back of Book: When pets show up with their kids at Maple View Elementary, it’s total chaos! These animals have no respect for school rules, and every class quickly gets out of hand. But why did they show up in the first place? Who said they could come? Could it have been…the pets themselves? ItContinue reading “Take Your Pet to School Day By Linda Ashman”

Don’t Let Them Disappear By by Chelsea Clinton

Back of Book: Did you know that blue whales are the largest animals in the world? Or that sea otters wash their paws after every meal? The world is filled with millions of animal species, and all of them are unique and special. Many are on the path to extinction. In this book, Chelsea ClintonContinue reading “Don’t Let Them Disappear By by Chelsea Clinton”