2013 BEST OF THE REST (books that I could not get to in 2013)

2012 BEST PICTURE BOOKS of the Year

2011 BEST PICTURE BOOKS of the Year

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL CHRISTMAS BOOKS LIST (updated each year)

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL HALLOWEEN BOOKS LIST (updated each year)

And now…seasonally flavoured picture books~

SNOW

CANADA (appropriately following the SNOW section) ~ a roundup of Canadian reviews to July 1, 2013

SPACE

CHRISTMAS

AUTUMN

HALLOWEEN

A round-up of Halloween books~

VALENTINE’S DAY

Nothing mushy here…just conventional love stories between animals and fruit.

ST PATRICK’S DAY

I have nothing…but I didn’t let that stop me from writing a review.

EASTER

Please note: These books may or may not have anything directly to do with Easter, but what they lack in seasonal relevance they more than make up for in the number and quality of rabbits…

GARDENING

BOOKS ABOUT PAINTING (AND ART)

~OTHER SUGGESTIONS, not reviewed*~

  • Art by Patrick McDonnell
  • Seen Art? by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith
  • The Blue Rider: The Yellow Cow Sees the World in Blue by Eric Carle
  • Linnea in Monet’s Garden by Cristina Bjork and Lena Anderson

BUGS!