January 17, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

If My Moon Was Your Sun by Andreas Steinhöfel | SLJ Review

Gr 2-5 –Steinhöfel tenderly captures a child’s fear and understanding of a loved one with dementia.

Charlie & Mouse & Grumpy by Laurel Snyder | SLJ Review

K-Gr 2 –Those adorable moptop siblings Charlie and Mouse are back, this time spending quality time with their visiting grandfather, Grumpy.

Late Summer and Fall Picture Books, Easy Readers, and Beginning Chapter Books | Fiction Preschool to Grade 4

This issue features a cornucopia of titles loaded with child appeal and just right for year-round sharing. Highlights include some runaway cookies, a princess in black, imaginative play, and an exploration of things that make us happy.

This article was published in School Library Journal's August 2014 issue. Subscribe today and save up to 35% off the regular subscription rate.