The Forbidden Library

The Forbidden Library By Django Wexler When I stumbled upon this book and saw the title, I had to read the cover summary: “Alice always thought fairy tales had happy endings. That–along with everything else–changed after she met her first fairy hovering in the kitchen, threatening her father. The next day her father left, never […]

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Bedtime For Batman

Bedtime for Batman Written by Michael Dahl Illustrated by Ethen Beavers   This is a cleverly written story of a little boy getting ready for bed – decked out in costume and imagining that he is Batman – juxtaposed with the superhero doing what he does best on the opposing pages. The simple text works […]

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The Adventurers

The Adventurers Rachel Elliot  A girl and her toys embark on an action-filled adventure together.  The girl, referred to as “The Child” travels with Velvet Cat, Russian Doll, Pirate, Rocking Horse, and Blue Elephant.  They each take turns describing the perils that they all are facing such as exploring snow-capped mountains and sailing the seas […]

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