Joan Reviews… Balloons Over Broadway

Balloons Over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy’s Parade  Story and illustrations by Melissa Sweet                     Published: 2011 Age Range: 6-9 Genre: Picture book – Biography Awards: The Siebert Award, ALA Notable Children’s Book, and many more! Joan read Balloons Over Broadway by Melissa Sweet and this is what […]

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The World Beneath Their Feet by Scott Ellsworth

Scott Ellsworth transports us to the 1930s in his latest book The World Beneath Their Feet. But this is not another book about World War II and its aftermath. Death defying adventure awaits in this beautifully written account of successful summits of the tallest mountains in the world – the Himalayas. The British, the Germans […]

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