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Animals of the Bible: A Picture Book
3.01
liked it
Updated: at the time it was written, this must have been a magnificent book. It provides insight into the American Library Association's commitment to ...more
Jun 28, 2016
Apr 04, 2010
 
Hey, Al
3.86
really liked it
I groaned when I picked up this book. It looked like a dull '80s picture book (why were so many picture books dull in the '80s when everything else wa ...more
Jan 30, 2010
Jan 30, 2010
 
The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship
3.80
really liked it
I want to drive back to FW right now and read this to my kids. I had no clue who Uri Shulevitz was before he wrote/illustrated How I Learned Geography ...more
Jan 28, 2010
Jan 28, 2010
 
Ox-Cart Man
4.03
it was ok
This is like the antithesis of when we tell our students to write small seed ideas. :) It would be good to discuss how families' lives used to be dict ...more
Mar 13, 2010
Mar 14, 2010
 
Mei Li
3.23
it was ok
I had to trek downtown to the children's reference section to find a copy of this book. Probably very interesting when it was written, it's pretty bel ...more
Mar 30, 2010
Mar 31, 2010
 
White Snow, Bright Snow
3.83
it was ok
Despite the fact that guys do all the cool stuff in this book and the woman just stays at home knitting scarves, most of the verses of this poem are p ...more
Mar 11, 2010
Mar 11, 2010
 
Always Room for One More
3.72
liked it
I'm going to use this book next fall with my new group of students and teach myself the song too. What fun! I also think the art would go great with o ...more
Apr 10, 2010
Apr 10, 2010
 
Snowflake Bentley
4.16
really liked it
How is it I never knew of this book?! I love woodcuts, I love books about interesting people and I love it when picture books have interesting facts t ...more
Jan 23, 2010
Jan 23, 2010
 
Finders Keepers
3.35
did not like it
This book was pretty funny, until the dogs got their bones back by beating the crap out of another dog. Normally I'm not ultra-opposed to violence in ...more
Apr 13, 2010
Apr 13, 2010
 
Duffy and the Devil
3.39
did not like it
Haha, devils and witches? No WAY would I be allowed to read this book to my students. Not that it's terribly amazing. It's like Rumplestiltskin but th ...more
Jan 21, 2010
Jan 21, 2010
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