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April 2, 2019

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published April 2, 2019. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in April 2019.

Book Review

I See a New America

by Eileen Gonzalez

"I See a New America" is a thought-provoking historical novel concerned with the complex relationships between race, racism, ethnicity, and identity. A young man contemplates the intricacies of race and race relations in King Virgil... Read More

Book Review

Abracadabra Whoopsie

by Rebecca Monterusso

"Abracadabra Whoopsie" is a magical picture book that teaches siblings to appreciate each other. In Adam Kargman’s picture book "Abracadabra Whoopsie", a struggle between siblings is embellished with magic, and a lesson emerges. Jordy... Read More

Book Review

The Last Surviving Dinosaur

by Karen Rigby

"The Last Surviving Dinosaur" is a warm exercise in family lore that highlights the joy of storytelling. Steven Joseph’s picture book The Last Surviving Dinosaur: The TyrantoCrankaTsuris is a playful, alternative creation story that... Read More

Book Review

Picturing Apollo 11

by Matt Sutherland

In the middle of the last century, before Vietnam, Iraq, immigration woes, global warming denial, and other spoilers damaged the brand, the United States enjoyed rock star status for leading the Allies to victory in WWII, defending the... Read More

Book Review

The Hug

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

Sometimes all you need is a little TLC, but that’s easier said than done for a prickly-backed hedgehog and a hard-shelled tortoise. With adorable arms outstretched, the two embark from opposite sides of this innovative flip book as... Read More

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