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Parrots Over Puerto Rico

Written by Susan Roth and Cindy Trumbore, Illustrated by Susan Roth Published by Lee & Low Books, 2013 ISBN: 978-1-62014-004-8 Grades 2-8 Book Review There is a great deal of talk in the world of children’s books today about the ways in which e- books and apps  can provide readers with a sense of the […]

No Monkeys, No Chocolate

Written by Melissa Stewart and Allen Young Illustrated by Nicole Wong Published by Charlesbridge ISBN 978-1-58089-287-2 Grades 2 and Up Book Review No monkeys no chocolate? What exactly do monkeys have to do with chocolate? Curious readers will have to be patient, as the answer is at the end of this reverse cumulative nonfiction narrative. […]