Tag Archives: emotion

Grandfather’s Journey

Title: Grandfather’s Journey Author(s): Allen Sy Illustrator/Photographer: Allen Sy Publisher and Year: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1993 Number of pages: 29 Genre: Children’s Non-Fiction Analysis: In Allen Sy’s award winning book Grandfather’s Journey, the text functions as a window to the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Grandfather’s Journey

Locomotion

Author: Jacqueline Woodson Publisher and Year: Speak; Reprint edition, 2010 Number of Pages: 128 Tags/Themes: Diversity, Emotion, Family, 4-5, 6-8, Kelli Herlitz Genre: Realistic Fiction Analysis: Eleven year-old Lonnie Motion’s parents died in a house fire. He has to adjust … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Locomotion

Earthquake

       Title: Earthquake Author: Milly Lee Illustrator: Yangsook Choi Publisher and Year: Frances Foster Books, 2001 Number of Pages: 28 Genre: Realistic Fiction Analysis: Earthquake is an emotional story about a Chinese American family who must abandon their home … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Earthquake

Esperanza Rising

Title: Esperanza Rising Author: Pam Munoz Ryan Publisher and Year: Scholastic, 2002 Number of Pages: 262 Tags/Themes: Culture, Diversity, Chapter Book, Emotion, Family, 6-8, Kelli Herlitz Genre: Realistic Fiction Analysis: This novel focuses on a young girl named Esperanza. Her … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Esperanza Rising

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Fly Away Home

Goin’ Someplace Special

    Title: Goin’ Someplace Special Author: Patricia C. McKissack Illustrator: Jerry Pinkney Publisher and Year: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2001 Number of Pages: 31 Genre: Realistic Fiction Analysis: Goin’ Someplace Special is a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Goin’ Someplace Special

No, I Want Daddy!

    Title: No, I Want Daddy! Author: Nadine Brun-Cosme Illustrator: Michel Backes Publisher and Year: Clarion Books, 2002 Number of Pages: 22 Genre: Fiction Analysis: No, I Want Daddy! is a story about a fox named Anna who’s mom … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on No, I Want Daddy!

Glamorous Glasses

     Title: Glamorous Glasses Author and Illustrator: Barbara Johansen Newman Publisher and Year: Boyds Mills Press, Inc., 2012 Number of Pages: 29 Genre: Fiction Analysis: Glamorous Glasses is a humorous story about Bobbie, a young girl who watches her … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Glamorous Glasses

The New Girl and Me…

Title: The New Girl and Me… Author(s): Jacqui Robbins Illustrator/Photographer: Matt Phelan Publisher and Year: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2006 Number of pages: 32 Tags/Themes: Emotion, Friendship, Fiction, Picture Book, K-2 Genre: Fiction Analysis: This is a story about … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on The New Girl and Me…

The Little Bit Scary People

Title: The Little Bit Scary People Author(s): Emily Jenkins Illustrator/Photographer: Alexandra Boiger Publisher and Year: Hyperion Books for Children, 2008 Number of pages: 30 Tags/Themes: Emotion, Family, Moral, Fiction, Picture Book, K-2 Genre: Fiction Analysis: This is a story about … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Little Bit Scary People