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Mother’s and Father’s: Indi Reviews

Our mom’s and dad’s would be so proud. Our individual reviews of…

“Adventures of Superhero Girl” by Faith Erin Hicks
“Fangirl” by Rainbow Rowell (This was Karl’s pick, you can read Adrienne’s review here)
“Landline” by Rainbow Rowell
“Frozen” the movie
“Ball” by Mary Sullivan (compatible with “Banana!” by Ed Vere)

Animal Pencils: 6 Picture Books Review

Our first six picture books review for 2014.

“Parrots Over Puerto Rico” by Cindy Trumbore & Susan L. Roth
“A Little Book of Sloth” by Lucy Cooke
“Tap the Magic Tree” by Christie Matheson (compatible with “Press Here” by Herve Tullet, reviewed November, 2011)
“Santiago Stays” by Angela Dominquez (compatible with “No David” by David Shannon
“Little Red Writing” by Joan Holub and Melissa Sweet
“Year of the Jungle” by Suzanne Collins and James Proimos

Nowhere to Go Indi Reviews

Got nowhere to go? Take us with you! Indi reviews just for your ear holes.

“Squirrels on Skies” by J. Hamilton Ray and Pascal Lamaitre

“Buzz: A Year of Paying Attention: A Memoir” by Katherine Ellison

“Dot” by Patricia Intriago

“Difficult Men: Behind the Scenes of A Creative Revolution: From the Sopranos and the The Wire to Mad Men and Breaking Bad” by Brett Martin (audio format)

Bad Girls: Sirens, Jezebels, Murderesses, Thieves & Other Female Villains by Jane Yolen

Bad Girls by Jane Yolen

“Bad Girls” by Jane Yolen

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Adrienne

Upcoming:

“Cats of Tanglewood Forest” by Charles de Lint

Six Biography Picture Books

“Chuck Close: Face Book” by Chuck Close
“Barnum’s Bones: How Barnum Brown Discovered the Most Famous Dinosaur in the World” by Tracy Fern
“A Boy called Dickens” by Deborah Hopkinson
“Minette’s Feast: The Delicious Story of Julia Child” by Susanna Reich
“The Watcher: Jane Goodalls Life with the Chimps” by Jeanette Winter (this book not reviewed for podcast)
“Me ….Jane” by Patrick McDonnell
“Noah Webster and His Words” by Jeri Ferris

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Emily
Jenny
Karl
Adrienne

Upcoming:
“A Confusion of Princes” by Garth Nix
“Raven Boys” by Maggie Stiefvater

Frederick Douglass for Kids: His Life and Times with 21 Activities

Frederick Douglass for Kids by Nancy I. Sanders

Frederick Douglass for Kids by Nancy I. Sanders

“Frederick Douglass for Kids: His Life and Times with 21 Activities” by Nancy I. Sanders
Thank you Independent Publisher’s Group for review copies!

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Cathie Sue
Emily
Jenny
Karl
Adrienne

Upcoming books:

6 Picture Books

  •     “Oh No, George!” by Chris Haughton
  •     “Oh, Nuts!” by Tammi Sauer
  •     “Let’s Go, Baby-O!” by Janet & Andrew McLean
  •     “What To Do If An Elephant Stands On Your Foot” by Michelle Robinson
  •     “Poopendous” by Artie Bennett
  •     “Happy” by Mies Van Hout