Books Reviewed for December, 2017

1: Eat a Red Apple Day—Little Elliot, Fall Friends, by Mike Curato

2: National Mutt Day—Shark Dog! by Ged Adamson

3: Supermoon—City Moon, written by Rachael Cole | illustrated by Blanca Gómez

4: National Sock Day—Red Socks, written by Ellen Mayer | illustrated by Ying-Hwa Hu

5: Bathtub Party Day—When Your Lion Needs a Bath, written by Susanna Leonard Hill | illustrated by Daniel Wiseman

6: Computer Science Education Week, Margaret and the Moon: How Margaret Hamilton Saved the First Lunar Landing, written by Dean Robbins | illustrated by Lucy Knisley

7: International Civil Aviation Day—Amazing Airplanes, written by Tony Mitton | illustrated by Ant Parker

8: Lost and Found Day—Hooray for Books!, by Brian Won

9: International Day of Veterinary Medicine—Biscuit Visits the Doctor, written by Alyssa Satin Capucilli | illustrated by Pat Schories

10: Jane Addams Day—The House that Jane Built, written by Tanya Lee Stone | illustrated by Kathryn Brown

11: Write a Friend Month—Dear Dragon: A Pen Pal Tale, written by Josh Funk | illustrated by Rodolfo Montvaldo

12: Cat Lovers Month—Meow!, by Victoria Ying

13: National Day of the Horse—Thelma the Unicorn, by Aaron Blabey

14: Monkey Day—Three Little Monkeys, written by Quentin Blake | illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark

15: Universal Human Rights Month—School Days around the World, written by Margriet Ruurs | illustrated by Alice Feagan

16: Read a New Book Month—The Glassmaker’s Daughter, written by Dianne Hofmeyr | illustrated by Jane Ray

17: Maple Syrup Day—Pancakes! An Interactive Recipe Book, by Lotta Nieminen

18: Bake Cookies Day—How the Cooke Crumbled: The True (and Not-so-True) Stores of the Invention of the Chocolate Chip Cookie, by Gilbert Ford

19: Read a New Book Month—Dinoblock, written by Christopher Franceschelli | illustrated by Peskimo

20: Tomato and Winter Squash Month—Rabbit Stew, by Wendy Wahman

21: National Flashlight Day—Flashlight Night, written by Matt Forrest Esenwine | illustrated by Fred Koehler

22: Universal Human Rights Month—I Dissent: The Story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, written by Debbie Levy | illustrated by Elizabeth Baddeley

23: Roots Day—Sing, Don’t Cry, by Angela Dominguez

24: Christmas Eve—The Little Reindeer, by Nicola Killen

25: Pumpkin Pie Day—You Are My Little Pumpkin Pie, written by Amy E. Sklansky | illustrated by Talitha Shipman

26: Read a New Book Month—The Sound of Silence, written by Katrina Goldsaito | illustrated by Julia Kuo

27: Make Cut Out Snowflakes Day—If Snowflakes Tasted Like Fruitcake, by Stacey Previn

28: Christmas Bird Hunt—Grumpy Bird, by Jeremy Tankard

29: Read a New Book Month—A Book for Benny, written by Judith Koppens | illustrated by Marja Meijer

30: Baking Soda Day—Baking Day at Grandma’s, by Anika Denise and Christopher Denise

31: No Interruptions Day—Marigold Bakes a Cake, by Mike Malbrough