Tag Archives: Alex Partipilo

Liberty Porter First Daughter

Title: Liberty Porter First Daughter Author: Julia Devillers Illustrator or Photographer: Paige Pooler Pages: 163 Publisher and Year: Aladdin Books, 2009 Genre: Fiction Tags: Family, Friends, History, 1-3, Novel Analysis: Liberty Porter is the new first daughter at the White … Continue reading

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Helen’s Big World The Life of Helen Keller

Title: Helen’s Big World The Life of Helen Keller Author: Doreen Rapport Illustrator: Matt Tavares Publisher and Year: Hyperion Books, 2012 Pages: 37 Tags: Culture, Disability, K-3, Picture Book, Award Winners, Monarch Award 2015 Genre: Biography Analysis: This is the … Continue reading

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Joey Pigza Loses Control

Title: Joey Pigza Loses Control Author: Jack Gantos Illustrator or Photographer: N/A Publisher and Year: Square Fish Publishers, 2002 Pages: 196 Genre: Fiction Tags: Fiction, Family, 6-8, Novel Analysis: This is a novel about a boy named Joey. Joey’s parents … Continue reading

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The Butterfly

Title: The ButterflyAuthor: Patricia PolaccoIllustrator or Photographer: Patricia PoloccoPages: 45Publisher and Year: Philomel Books, 2000Genre:Realistic FictionTags and Themes:History, Culture, Picture Book, 4-6Analysis:This is a story about a little girl named Monique and her mother, Marcel who live in France during … Continue reading

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Visiting Day

Title: Visiting Day Author: Jacqueline Woodson Illustrator or Photographer: James E. Ransome Publisher and Year: Scholastic Press, 2002 Tags and Themes: Family, Friendship, Diversity, K-3 Genre: Fiction Analysis: Visiting Day is a story about a little girl who lives with … Continue reading

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Testing The Ice

Title: Testing the Ice Author(s): Sharon Robinson Illustrator/Photographer: Kadir Nelson Publisher and Year: Scholastic Press, 2009 Number of pages: 40 Tags/Themes: Culture, Family, Non-fiction, 3-5, Alex Partipilo Genre: Biography Analysis: This story tells the reader a quick overview of Jackie … Continue reading

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Dear Primo A Letter to My Cousin

Title: Dear Primo A Letter to My Cousin Author(s): Duncan Tonatiuh Illustrator/Photographer: Duncan Tonatiuh Publisher and Year: Adams Books for Young Readers, 2010 Number of pages: 32 Tags/Themes: Fiction, Alex Partipilo, Picture Book, Culture, Family, 2-5 Genre: Fiction Analysis: This … Continue reading

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Fly Away Home

Title: Fly Away Home Author(s): Eve Bunting Illustrator/Photographer: Ronald Himler Publisher and Year: Clarion Books, 1991 Number of pages: 32 Tags/Themes: Emotion, Family, Fiction, Picture Book, 3-5 Genre: Fiction Analysis: This is a story about Andrew and his dad and … Continue reading

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My Mom Loves Me More Than Sushi

Title: My Mom Loves Me More Than Sushi Author(s): Filomena Gomes Illustrator/Photographer: Ashley Spires Publisher and Year: Second Story Press, 2006 Number of pages: 24 Tags/Themes: Family, Food, Culture, K-2 Genre: Fiction Analysis: This is a story about a little … Continue reading

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Moses When Harriet Tubman Lead Her People to Safety

Title: Moses When Harriet Tubman Lead Her People to Safety  Author(s): Carole Boston Wetherford Illustrator/Photographer: Kadir Nelson Publisher and Year: Hyperion Books for Children, 2006 Number of pages: 38 Tags/Themes: Culture, Diversity, Caldecott Honor Book, Coretta Scott King Award Winner, … Continue reading

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