Books Reviewed for December

1: Antarctica Day – Penguin Problems written by Jory John | Illustrated by Lane Smith

2: National Mutt or Mixed Breed Day – Wolf Camp by Andrea Zuill

3: Chester Greenwood Day – Earmuffs for Everyone: How Chester Greenwood Became Known as the Inventor of Earmuffs by Meghan McCarthy

4: Universal Human Rights Month – For the Right to Learn: Malala Yousafzai’s Story written by Rebecca Langston-George | Illustrated by Janna Bock

5: International Ninja Day – Ninja! Attack of the Clan by Arree Chung

6: Mitten Tree Day – The Mitten Tree written by Candace Christiansen | Illustrated by Elaine Greenstein

7: National Letterwriting Day – Exclamation Mark written by Amy Krouse Rosenthal | Illustrated by Tom Lichtenheld

8: Time Travel Day – Tek: The Modern Cave Boy by Patrick McDonnell

9: Lost and Found Day – The Christmas Cat written by Mary MacDonald | Illustrated by Amy June Bates

10: Gingerbread Decorating Day – Tough Cookie written by Kate Louise | Illustrated by Grace Sandford

11: International Mountain Day – She’ll Be Coming UP the Mountain written by Kim Norman | Illustrated by Liza Woodruff

12: Gingerbread House Day – Gingerbread Christmas by Jan Brett

13: National Day of the Horse – Real Cowboys written by Kate Hoefler | Illustrated by Jonathan Bean

14: Human Rights Month – Emmanuel’s Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofuso Yeboah written by Laurie Ann Thompson | Illustrated by Sean Qualls

15: Lemon Cupcake Day – Peanut Butter and Cupcake by Terry Border

16: Chocolate Covered Anything Day – Betty Bunny Loves Chocolate Cake written by Michael B. Kaplan | Illustrated by Stéphane Jorisch

17: Maple Syrup Day – Cook in a Book: Pancakes! An Interactive Recipe Book illustrated by Lotta Nieminen

18: Bake Cookies Day – The Way the Cookie Crumbled written by Jody Jenson Shaffer | Illustrated by Kelly Kennedy

19: Look for an Evergreen Day – Arturo and the Navidad Birds / Arturo y los Pájaros de Navidad written by Anne Broyles | Illustrated by KE Lewis

20: Write to a Friend Day – Kuma-Kuma Chan’s Home by KazueTakahashi

21: Winter Solstice – If Snowflakes Tasted Like Fruitcake by Stacy Previn

22: National Regifting Day – Esther’s Hanukkah Disaster written by Jane Sutton | Illustrated by Andy Rowland

23: Roots Day – Mango, Abuela, and Me written by Meg Medina | Illustrated by Angela Dominguez

24: Hanukkah – The Story of Hanukkah written by David A. Adler | Illustrated by Jill Weber

25: Christmas – Christmas in the Barn written by Margaret Wise Brown | Illustrated by Anna Dewdney

26: Kwanzaa – Kevin’s Kwanzaa written by Lisa Bullard | Illustrated by Constanza Basaluzzo

27: Visit the Zoo Day – There’s a Giraffe in My Soup by Ross Burach

28: Christmas Bird Count – Some Birds by Matt Spink

29: Tick Tock Day – Tick Tock Banneker’s Clock written by Shana Keller | Illustrated by David C. Gardner

30: Bacon Day – Everyone Loves Bacon written by Kelly Dipucchio | Illustrated by Eric Wight

31: No Interruptions Day – The Quiet Book written by Deborah Underwood | Illustrated by Renata Liwska