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Extra: Dinosaur Stretch – Wellness Summer Reading Picture Books

Adrienne talks picture books to read to children on the 2016 Summer Reading Program theme of wellness, fitness and sports.

Show Way: 6 Picture Books Reviews

“Home” by Carson Ellis, ,
Home by Carson Ellis,” American Indians in Children’s Literature – Debbie Reese
Home Sweet Home by Carson Ellis,” Kirkus Review, by Julie Danielson with Carson Ellis interview

Wolfie the Bunny” by Ame Dyckman and Zachariah O’Hora

Party Croc: A Folktale from Zimbabwe” by Margaret Read McDonald, Derek Sullivan

Rosie Revere Engineer” by Andrea Beaty, David Roberts,  YouTube video

Sam and Dave Dig A Hole” by Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen

Show Way” by Jacqueline Woodson

Heaps of Ideas: Indi Reviews

 

Happy Halloween!

Karl: “Geek History Lesson Podcast
Jenny: “Terrible Typhoid Mary: A True Story of the Deadliest Cook in America” by Susan Campbell Bartoletti
Adrienne: “Double “R” Author Tour” with Sonia Gensler and Tara Hudson

Overwhelmingly Good: Indi Reviews

Jenny: “Meditation is an Open Sky: Mindfulness for Kids” by Whitney Stewart and Sally Rippin
Karl: “Infinite Loop” an app game
Adrienne: “Peaky Blinders” Wikipedia entry of the BBC television show available on Netflix

Remember Everything: Indi Reviews

Jenny: “Mummy Cat” by Marcus Ewert and Lisa Brown
Karl: 99% Invisible podcast created by Roman Mars
Adrienne: “Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Marcus Ewert and Lisa Brown discuss making the book “Mummy Cat.” (YouTube video)

https://youtu.be/KOsvRyZYjlE

Cousins is Cousins: Indi Reviews

Jenny: “Night Animals” by Gianna Marino
Karl: “Armada” by Ernest Cline
Adrienne: “As If: The Oral History of Clueless As Told By Amy Heckerling, the Cast, and the Crew” by Jen Chaney

Tougher. Stronger. Fearless. Indi Reviews

“Hang in there, and repeat after me. Tougher. Stronger. Fearless.”

Joy Graffitti (Cathie Sue): 8: An Animal Alphabet by Elisha Cooper
Pussycat Meat (Jenny): Elvis and the Underdogs by Jenny Lee
Jett Banshee (Adrienne): “Here’s Where to Start Reading the Works of Brandon Sanderson” by Martin Cahill, May 11, 2015. Read about Brandon Sanderson here.

Firebird: 6 Picture Book Reviews

“Firebird: Ballerina Misty Copeland Shows a Young Girl How To Dance Like the Firebird” by Misty Copeland and Christopher Myers
“Earmuffs for Everyone! How Chester Greenwood Became Knows as the Inventor of Earmuffs” by Meghan McCarthy
“A Fine Dessert: Four Centuries, Four Families, One Delicious Treat” by Emily Jenkins and Sophie Blackall
“You Are (Not) Small” by Anna Kang and Christopher Weyant
“The Case for Loving: The Fight for Interracial Marriage” by Selina Alko and Sean Qualls
“Viva Frida!” by Yuyi Morales and Tim O’Meara

You can find more information about each book on our CYA Podcast WorldCat list page!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Red Balloon: Indi Review

Emily – “Walk on Earth a Stranger” by Rae Carson
Jenny – “Bunny’s Lessons” by Harriet Ziefert & Barroux
Kelly – “Perilous Gard” by Elizabeth Marie Pope
Cathie Sue – “Why is Milk White?” by Alexa Coelho & Simon Quellen Field
Adrienne – “Carry On” by Rainbow Rowell (due October 6)