Tag Archives: 4-5

Wing Walker

Title: Wing Walker Author(s): Rosemary Wells Illustrator/Photographer:  Brian Selznick Publisher and Year: Hyperion Books for Children, 2002 Number of pages: 63 Tags/Themes: Adventure, Chapter Book, Social Science, Historical fiction, 4-5, 6-8, Meagan DeSalvo Genre: Historical Fiction Descriptive Annotation:  Set during … Continue reading

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Smoky Night

Title Smoky Night Author Eve Bunting Illustrator/Photographer David Diaz Publisher and Year Harcourt Brace and Company, 1994 Number of pages: 28 Genre: Realistic Fiction Descriptive Annotation: The illustrations found in Smoky Night are done in dark acrylic paints. The text … Continue reading

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Balloons Over Broadway

Title: Balloons Over Broadway Author(s): Melissa Sweet Illustrator/Photographer: Melissa Sweet Publisher and Year: Houghton Mifflin Books, 2011 Number of pages: 34 Tags/Themes: Award Book, Fine Arts, Non-fiction, Meagan DeSalvo, 4-5, 6-8, Caldecott Award Genre: Biography Descriptive Annotation:  A Robert F. … Continue reading

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One Big Yo To Go

  Title: One Big Yo To Go Author(s): Valerie Osborne Illustrator/Photographer: Jiri Tibor Novak Publisher and Year: Oxford University Press 1980 Number of pages: 31 Genre: Poetry Descriptive Annotation: “One Big Yo To Go” is a book of poetry. Many … Continue reading

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The City of Ember

Author: Jeanne DuPrau Illustrator: NA Publisher and Year: Yearling (2003) Number of pages: 270 Genre: Science-Fiction Descriptive Annotation: The City of Ember is a story of a city that exists without natural light. There is this city which was built … Continue reading

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The View from Saturday

Title: The View from Saturday Author: E.L. Konigsburg Illustrator: N/A Publisher and Year: Atheneum Books For Young Readers, 1996 Number of pages: 160 Genre: fiction Descriptive Annotation: Noah, Nadia, Ethan, and Julian come from different backgrounds, yet their stories are … Continue reading

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Sarah, Plain and Tall

Title: Sarah, Plain and Tall Author: Patricia MacLachlan Illustrator: N/A Publisher and Year: HarperCollins Publishers, 1985 Number of pages: 58 Genre: fiction Descriptive Annotation: Anna and Caleb’s mother died the day after Caleb was born. Caleb is now at an … Continue reading

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Abraham Lincoln

Title: Abraham Lincoln Author: Ingri & Edgar Parin d’Aulaire Illustrators: Ingri & Edgar Parin d’Aulaire Publisher and Year: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1957 Number of pages: 54  Genre: non-fiction Descriptive Annotation: As the title gives it away, this book is … Continue reading

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Never Ride Your Elephant to School

Title: Never Ride Your Elephant to School Author(s): Doug Johnson Illustrator/Photographer: Abby Carter Publisher and Year: Henry Holy and Company, 1995 Number of pages: 27 Tags/Themes: Colleen Swanson, Animals, Humor, Fiction, 2-3, 4-5 Genre: Humorous Fiction Descriptive Annotation: This book … Continue reading

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The Patchwork Quilt

Title: The Patchwork Quilt Author: Valerie Flournoy Illustrator: Jerry Pinkney Publisher and Year: Dial Books for Young Readers, 1985 Number of pages: 29 Genre: fiction Descriptive Annotation: After being locked up inside with a cold for several days, Tanya is … Continue reading

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