Category Archives: Perfect Picture Book Friday

Love, Santa – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Love, Santa Written by: Martha Brockenbrough Illustrated by: Lee White Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books, 2018 Ages: 8-11 (those starting to doubt Santa :)) Themes: truth, Christmas spirit, empathy, universal love, letters, holiday books   Opening: When Lucy was 5, she wrote Santa … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas, Little Elliot – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Merry Christmas, Little Elliot Written and illustrated by: Mike Curato  Publisher: Henry Holt and Company, 2018 Ages: 3-5 Themes: friendship, Christmas spirit, togetherness, New York City     Opening: Little Elliot was not excited about Christmas. “Let’s go see Santa,” said Mouse. Synopsis: Little … Continue reading

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Mother Earth’s Lullaby – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Mother Earth’s Lullaby – A Song for Endangered Animals Written by: Terry Pierce Illustrated by: Carol  Heyer Publisher: Tilbury House Publishers, September 2018 Ages: 4-8 Themes: endangered species, lullaby, baby animals Opening: When Mother Earth bids goodnight, she casts her shafts of silver light. … Continue reading

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