Perfect Picture Book Friday! Drawn Together by Minh Lê

Drawn Together Written by Minh Lê Illustrated by Dan Santat 40 pages – ages 5+ Published by Disney Hyperion on June 5, 2018 Genre- Realistic Theme/Topic- Drawing, Family Synopsis from Publisher- “When a young boy visits his grandfather, their lack of a common language leads to confusion, frustration, and silence. But as they sit down to draw together, something … Read more Perfect Picture Book Friday! Drawn Together by Minh Lê

Perfect Picture Book Friday! Lights Camera Alice by Mara Rockliff

Today is another installment of Perfect Picture Book Friday! Lights! Camera! Alice!: The Thrilling True Adventures of the First Woman Filmmaker Written by Mara Rockliff Illustrated by Simona Ciraolo 60 pages – ages 6+ Published by Chronicle Books on September 11, 2018 Theme/Topic: Women/Persistance/Film/Biography Opening: “Once there was a little girl named Alice, and she lived … Read more Perfect Picture Book Friday! Lights Camera Alice by Mara Rockliff

Perfect Picture Book Friday! The Dreamer by Il Sung Na

52 pages – ages 6+ Published by Chronicle Books on September 11, 2018 Theme/Topic: Following dreams, Creative thinking, Problem solving Opening and Publisher’s Synopsis: Opening: “Once, there was a pig who admired birds.” Publisher’s Synopsis: “Once, there was a pig who admired birds. But he could never join them. Or could he? Thus begins the journey of a pig … Read more Perfect Picture Book Friday! The Dreamer by Il Sung Na

Perfect Picture Book Friday! Oskar can… by Britta Teckentrup

Oskar can… by Britta Teckentrup 32 pages – ages 3+ Published by Prestel Junior on October 2, 2018 Theme/Topic: Self-esteem, Positivity Opening: “Oskar can jump almost as high as Mo…” Synopsis from Publisher: “Oskar the raven is back, and this time the beloved young bird is finding out all the things he can do. Britta Teckentrup has established … Read more Perfect Picture Book Friday! Oskar can… by Britta Teckentrup

Perfect Picture Book Friday! Where Birdie Lives by Elena Tsvetaeva

Susanna Leonard Hill has a feature on her blog called Perfect Picture Book Friday. It is a list of “perfect” picture books recommended by all sorts of people. I chose this book because I really enjoy how it can lead to a conversation about the outdoors and animal habitats! Where Birdie Lives: A Lift-the-Flap Book By … Read more Perfect Picture Book Friday! Where Birdie Lives by Elena Tsvetaeva

Perfect Picture Book Friday! What Are You Doing, Benny? by Cary Fagan

What Are You Doing, Benny? Written by Cary Fagan Illustrated by Kady MacDonald Denton 36 pages – ages 5+ Published by Tundra Books on April 23, 2019 Theme/Topic- Siblings Opening- “Benny? Hey, Benny! What are you doing, Benny? Building a fort?” Synopsis from Publisher- “Benny’s little brother is really good at a lot of things — making potions … Read more Perfect Picture Book Friday! What Are You Doing, Benny? by Cary Fagan