Today’s reviews are in the form of anacrostics! Tiny peeks into cool books.
All three of these strikingly-illustrated nonfiction reads are well-worth checking out for slightly older-than-usual picture book readers.
The Egg, written and illustrated by Britta Teckentrup
published in 2017 by Prestel
a few pages from the German edition
(recommended for ages 5 through adult)
The Strongest Man in the World: The Legend of Louis Cyr, written by Lucie Papineau, illustrated by Caroline Hamel, translated from the French by MaryChris Bradley
published in 2016 by Auzou
Tiny Quebecois village.
(recommended for ages 5 and up)
The Quest for Z: The True Story of Explorer Percy Fawcett and a Lost City in the Amazon, written and illustrated by Greg Pizzoli
published in 2017 by Viking/Penguin
Rare degrees of
(recommended for ages 9 and older)
Hope you find your way to one or more of these brilliant nonfiction titles!