Tag Archives: Animals

I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916

Title: I Survived The Shark Attacks of 1916 Author(s): Lauren Tarshis Cover Art by: Steve Stone and Tim Hall Publisher and Year: Scholastic (2010) Number of pages: 87 Genre: Historical Fiction Descriptive Annotation:  In I Survived the Shark Attacks of … Continue reading

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The Brave Little Bunny

Title: The Brave Little Bunny Author(s): Linda Jennings Illustrated by: Catherine Walters Publisher and Year: Dutton Children’s Books (1995) Number of pages: 25 Genre: Fiction Descriptive Annotation: In The Brave Little Bunny, Millie, a rabbit that lives in a hutch … Continue reading

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Camilla the Zebra

  Title: Camilla the zebra Author: Marisa Nunez Illustrator: Oscar Villan Publisher and Year: Kalandraka, 2003 Number of pages: 32 Genre: Fiction Descriptive Annotation:  Camilla the zebra lives in a place where the wind is very strong, so she needs … Continue reading

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Two Eggs, Please

Title: Two eggs, please. Author: Sarah Weeks Illustrator: Betsy Lewin Publisher and Year: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2003 Number of pages: 32 Genre: Fiction, fable Descriptive Annotation:  The book begins with a fox waitress asking a rhino what he … Continue reading

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School For Bandits

Title: School for Bandits Author(s): Hannah Shaw Illustrator/Photographer: 32 Publisher and Year: Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2011 Number of pages: 32 Genre: Fiction, fable Descriptive Annotation:  Ralph does not act like a normal raccoon; he brushes his teeth, vacuums … Continue reading

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Inch by Inch

Title: Inch by Inch Author: Leo Lionni  Illustrator: Leo Lionni Publisher and year: Harper Collins Publishers, 1960 Number of pages: 27 pages Tags/Themes: Colleen Swanson, Award Book, Animals, Science, Math, Measurement, Survival Genres: Fiction Descriptive Annotation: In this award winning … Continue reading

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Our Colonial Year

Title: Our Colonial Year Author(s): Cheryl Harness Illustrator/Photographer: Cheryl Harness Publisher and Year: 2005-Simon and Schuster Number of pages: 28 Tags/Themes: Danielle Burge, America, History, 13 Colonies, Colonial, Months, Seasons, Colorful Illustrations,  Children, Family, Lifestyle, Generations, Independence, Chores, Jobs, School, … Continue reading

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Our World Coral Reefs

Title: Our World Coral Reefs Author(s): Aaron Frisch Illustrator/Photographer:  Georgienne Bradley and Jay Ireland Publisher and Year: Creative Education, 2008 Number of pages: 24 Tags/Themes: Animals, Non-fiction, Science, 2-3, Meagan DeSalvo Genre: Juvenile Literature Descriptive Annotation:  This book is an … Continue reading

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Good-bye for today: The Diary of a Young Girl at Sea

Title: Good-bye for today: The Diary of a Young Girl at Sea Author(s): Peter and Connie Roop Illustrator/Photographer:  Thomas B. Allen Publisher and Year: Antheneum Books for Young Readers, 2000 Number of pages: 42 Tags/Themes: Adventure, Animals, Chapter Book, Culture, … Continue reading

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The Ugly Duckling

Title: The Ugly Duckling           Author: Hans Christian Anderson, Adapted by Jerry Pinkney Illustrator: Jerry Pinkney Publisher and Year: Morrow Junior Books, 1999 Number of pages: 30 Genre: Fiction, Fable Descriptive Annotation: Mother Duck is keeping her six eggs warm when … Continue reading

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