The Classroom Bookshelf
Inside The Classroom Bookshelf

2013 Sibert Medal, YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction, Newbery Honor: Bomb

Bomb: The Race to Build –and Steal—The World’s Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin 2012, Roaring Brook Press, Macmillan ISBN: 978-1-59643-487-5 Grades 6 and Up Book Review “It’s a story with no end in sight. And, like it or not, you’re in it.” What story, you may ask? The story of “how humans created a […]

Little White Rabbit

Written and Illustrated by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow, 2011 ISBN:  978-0-06-200642-4 All Grades Book Review Perhaps Kevin Henkes’s greatest gift as an author and illustrator is the simultaneous depth and breadth of his work, his ability to vacillate in and out of the worldviews of preschoolers, seven-year-olds, and  preteens, to write a picture book of deceptive […]