Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Undies: Last Call!

We’re coming up to the close of our Undies season! Have you peeked underneath every book on your shelf? Now’s the time, folks. Nominations close November 15th! In late November, Travis and I will announce shortlists in a variety of categories and then we’ll open up the polls. The winner will be decided by popular vote […]

Hotel Bruce and a Giveaway

by Ryan T. Higgins (Disney, 2016) I’m excited to bring you a fun giveaway from Disney Books to celebrate this week’s release of Hotel Bruce. Thanks to Disney for sending me the book, and for providing a prize pack to pass on to you. Here’s what the publisher has to say about Hotel Bruce: When Bruce […]

Lucy + An Interview with Randy Cecil

by Randy Cecil (Candlewick, 2016) Oh, how I loved this book. It’s unusual: not quite a picture book, not quite a chapter book, innovative and entirely perfect for the story inside. This is the story of a dog named Lucy, a girl who loves her, and another someone this girl loves. This is a story of […]

They All Saw a Cat

by Brendan Wenzel (Chronicle Books, 2016) You might have heard about this book. You might have read the fascinating and buzz-inducing article on its acquisition. You might have heard Matthew Winner and Brendan Wenzel in conversation here. (And do if you haven’t! It’s a treat.) You might have seen Emily Arrow’s super sweet song and […]