Category Archives: children’s books

The Boy Who Grew A Forest – PPBF and Arbor Day, April 1st

Title: The True Story of Jadav Payeng The Boy Who Grew a Forest Author: Sophia Gholz Illustrator: Kayla Harren Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press, 2019 Ages: 4-8 Themes: deforestation, tree planting, habitats, conservation, India, one man power, caring for earth Opening: … Continue reading

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A Brief History of Life on Earth – Children’s Book Recommendation

Title: A Brief History of Life on Earth Author & illustrator: Clémence DupontI  Publisher: Prestel Verlag, 2019 (French edition, l’Agrume, 2017) Translated from French by: Paul Kelly Ages: 5-11 Themes: history of the earth, hadean age, archean age, proterozoic, phanerzoic age, eons … Continue reading

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Illustrator Interview – Vincent Bergier

I reviewed a terrific picture book last Friday, New York, DAY & NIGHT by Aurélie Pollet and illustrated by Vincent Bergier. I’m always keen to highlight European illustrators on my blog so I reached out to Vincent for this interview. … Continue reading

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