#Nonfiction Monday Curiosity: The Story of a Mars Rover

Let’s explore some of the fantastic nonfiction children’s books that have been nominated for 2018 Cybils awards. Today we’re featuring the picture book, Curiosity: The Story of a Mars Rover by Markus Motum.   Told in the first person by … Continue reading

Reaching New Heights in #Kidlit If You Were the Moon by @LauraPSalas

Laura Purdie Salas has long been one of our favorite authors (see previous reviews for Water Can Be… and A Leaf Can Be…) In her newest, If You Were the Moon* illustrated by Jaime Kim, Salas reaches new heights. (*Amazon … Continue reading

Exploring the Solar System with Saturn Could Sail

“Do you know” what the title of the lively picture book Saturn Could Sail (Did You Know?)by Laura Lyn DiSiena and Hannah Eliot, with illustrations by Pete Oswald and Aaron Spurgeon, refers to? If not, you are going to learn … Continue reading