What Nino Read, August 2014

5 Stars:

Snowflake Bentley by Jacqueline Briggs Martin, Ill. Mary Azarian
The Children’s Book of Heroes, Ed. William J. Bennett, Ill. Michael Hague
Abraham Lincoln: The Great Emancipator by Augusta Stevenson, Ill. Jerry Robinson
St. Francis by Brian Wildsmith
The Legend of St. Christopher by Margaret Hodges, Ill. Richard Jesse Watson
A Boy Named Giotto by Paolo Guarnieri, Trans. Jonathan Galassi, Ill. Bimba Landmann
The Jolly Postman and Other People’s Letters by Janet and Allan Ahlberg
Stellaluna by Jannell Cannon
The Umbrella by Jan Brett
The Miracles of Jesus by Tomie de Paola

1 Star (Nino doesn’t seem to have a sense of in between; I explained to him that he could rate books 2-, 3-, and 4-stars too, but he wanted to keep his ratings)

Simeon’s Gift by Julie Andrews Edwards & Emma Walton Hamilton, Ill. Gennady Spirin
Abraham and Isaac by Katy Keck Arnsteen
My Five Senses by Aliki
D’Aulaire’s Book of Greek Myths (says he’s tired of this one hence the 1-star rating, but he keeps on reading it) by Ingri and Edgar D’Aulaire

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