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We Are Tied to Opportunity: Indi Review

12 Children Who Changed the World by Kenya McCullum

Jenny – “12 Children Who Changed the World” by Kenya McCullum

Cathie Sue – “Hot Rod Hot Dog” by Todd H. Doodler

Karl – “The Raven King” Maggie Stiefvater (Playaway edition)

Kelly – “A Tyranny of Petticoats: 15 Stories of Belles, Bank Robbers & Other Badass Girls” Jessica Spotswood, ed

Adrienne – The West Wing podcast

Sharing: Indi Reviews

So, when did sharing ever work? Never, I say. Never.

Karl: “I Hate Fairyland Volume One: Madly Ever After” by Skottie Young

Cathie Sue: “Narwhal Unicorn of the Sea” by Ben Clanton

Jenny: “We Found a Hat” by Jon Klassen

Adrienne: “Atlanta” (TV show), S1E7, “B.A.N.”

 

Hold a Tick: Indi Reviews

Hold a tick. We’ve go indi reviews ready for you now.

Jenny – “Saved by the Boats: The Heroic Sea Evacuation of September 11” by Julie Gassman and illustrated by Steve Moors – “Dragons vs. Drones” by Wesley King

Cathie Sue – “Skunked: Calpurnia Tate: Girl Vet” and “Counting Sheep: Calpurnia Tate: Girl Vet” by Jacqueline Kelly

Kelly – “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” by Jack Thorne

Karl – Carla Hayden, Librarian of Congress [image from abcnews.go.com] – “Bright April” by Marguerite De Angeli

Adrienne – “Finders Keepers” by Roy Deering – “Extraordinary Jane” by Hannah E. Harrison – “Chukfi Rabbit’s Big Bad Bellyache” by Greg Rodgers and illustrated by Leslie Stall Widener2016 Reading Roundup Double “R” Author Tour

Shorty: Six Picture Books

 

“Ganesha’s Sweet Tooth” by Sanjay Patel and Emily Haynes
“Rude Cakes” by Rowboat Watkins
“Ask Me” by Bernard Waber and Suzy Lee
“The Bear Ate Your Sandwich” by Julia Sarcone-Roach
“It Could Always Be Worse” retold by Margot Zemach
“Trombone Shorty” by Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews and Bryan Collier

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

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

No Intro: Indi Reviews

And, we jump right in with our indi reviews!

 

Karl – “Science Verse” by Jon Scieskza and Lane Smith

Jenny – “Mr. Squirrel and the Moon” by Sebastian Mechenmoser

Adrienne – John Green’s “Eighteen Books You Probably Haven’t Read” on YouTube,

A Good Lie and Getting Caught: Indi Review

Our favorite books that we read in 2014:

Karl – “Saga” volumes 1 – 3, “Anne of Green Gables”, “1492 New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus”, “Beautiful Music for Ugly Children”, and “Mr. Penumber’s 24 Hour Book Store.”

Cathie Sue – “Blue Lilly, Lilly Blue”, “Game of Thrones series.”

Adrienne – “Great Greene Heist.”