Perfect Picture Book Friday (PPBF)

Perfect Picture Book Friday: Jessica by Kevin Henkes

Thank God it’s (Perfect Picture Book) Friday! Here’s to another reason to celebrate the fun of and our love for reading! Jessica Story and Pictures by: Kevin Henkes Suitable For: Ages 3-7 Publisher: Greenwillow Books (1989) Genre: Fiction Themes: Imagination, creativity, friendship, imaginary friend, make-believe, coping (with lonesomeness), making new friends, life as an only […]

PPBF: Imogene’s Antlers by David Small

It is another Perfect Picture Book Friday in the kidlitosphere, a meme hosted by Susanna Leonard Hill. As Fats has very kindly shared her “perfect picture book offering” last week (see here for Fats’ post on Stella, Star of the Sea), it is now my turn to share one of my newest favorites: Imogene’s Antlers by […]

Perfect Picture Book: Stella, Star of the Sea

Time for another Perfect Picture Book Friday! This wonderful meme is hosted by Susanna Leonard Hill. My featured book today is Marie-Louise Gay’s Stella, Star of the Sea. This is also in keeping with our bimonthly theme, Girl Power and Women’s Wiles. Stella, Star of the Sea Story and Pictures By: Marie-Louise Gay Reading Level: […]

PPBF: Birdie’s Lighthouse by Deborah Hopkinson and Illustrated by Kimberly Bulcken Root

Today marks the second time that I am joining Susanna Leonard Hill‘s Perfect Picture Book Friday. My picture book choice is in keeping with our current bimonthly theme on Girl Power and Women’s Wiles which is ongoing until the first week of May. Birdie’s Lighthouse  Story by: Deborah Hopkinson Illustrator: Kimberly Bulcken Root Reading Level: Ages 3-10 Publisher: Anne Schwartz Book – […]

PPBF: Imogene’s Last Stand

This is my first time to join Susanna Leonard Hill‘s Perfect Picture Book Friday. Fats has been very kind enough to share her thoughts during the past three weeks (see her reviews on Madeline and Rumpelstiltskin’s Daughter and The Heart and the Bottle). Now, it’s my turn to share a recent favorite of mine with the lovely and affirming PPBF group. It […]