I read. I share. And here are my weekly picks from a tall pile of books
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With his vivid imagination, a boy turns his room into a perfect place for a salamander
The most wonderful thing in the world is...love.
A tale inspired by the real-life childhood of Oscar Peterson, Canadian jazz pianist
"tree-mendous" poetry collection
The first woman in the world to build and design an airplane
Winter-inspired poems with "keen vision."
Inspired by a trip to the museum, a boy artfully captures his love for Grandma
"A sweet and relatable story for anyone who's ever been the odd one out"
Dreamlike tale about how the moon appears in the night sky
How Grandma's red silk dress transforms into different pieces over the years
Autobiographical book of poetry that "illumines the lives of all who read it"
Brilliant illustrations and lines capture a new baby's reality and introduce us to The Menino
"Explore the hidden world and many lives of a garden through the course of a year"
The evolution of life on Earth from single-cell organisms to modern life forms
The wonder of nature captured in poetry and photography
Playful, step-wise instructions on how to become a reader
The love for a child captured in lyrical language
A moving tale about a new life in a new country with a new language
A humorous story about the butterfly effect
"Verse alternates with facts about pollinators, depicted with their preferred flowering plants"
Answers to why bears are the best reading buddies.
© 2015. Hope Lim