Saturday, September 28, 2013
AMELIA BEDELIA'S FIRST LIBRARY CARD by Herman Parish with illustrations by Lynne Avril. Greenwillow, 2013.
Amelia is excited to visit the school library and get her first ever library card. But when she goes to check out her book, things take a turn for the worse.
ONE WORD PEARL by Nicole Groeneweg with illustrations by Hazel Mitchell. Mackinac Island Press, 2013.
Pearl has a treasure chest full of words. But one day, in her bedroom, the words get loose and form a word tornado. Pearl escapes with only a handful of words. How will she survive?
SPLAT AND THE COOL SCHOOL TRIP by Rob Scotton. Harper, 2013.
Splat is so excited about seeing the penguins at the zoo on the class field trip. But when his friend Seymour stows away and frightens the elephant, the penguin exhibit is closed to visitors. Splat is disconsolate, but Seymour has a plan.