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On The Road is another addition to the series Let’s STEP Books to Grown On by Madeleine Deny. Young readers are introduced to familiar vehicles: a motorcycle, cop car, and a bus, to name a few. Illustrator Patrick Morize’s bright color palette adds flare to the illustrations. Choice words are bolded drawing the reader’s eye; a familiar tool to highlight vocabulary. A fun and informative read for young readers who like to explore.
Posted on July 16, 2018
Through a series of letters written to her deceased mother, shy, quiet, twelve year-old Nisha tells the story of her family’s journey from the newly-formed Pakistan to India in the politically tumultuous year of 1947, the start of Partition.
Posted on July 11, 2018
Join author Lauren Thompson and Mouse in celebrating Spring. Erdogan’s bright acrylic paintings and Thompson’s nicely crafted guessing game introduce Mouse and readers to the joys that can be found on a Spring day as animals and plants emerge.
Posted on July 5, 2018