Books Reviewed for March, 2017

1: National Horse Protection Day—Tony, written by Ed Galing | illustrated by Erin E. Stead

2: Read Across America Day—The Unexpected Love Story of Alfred Fiddleduckling, by Timothy Basil Ering

3: World Wildlife Day—Lotus & Feather, written by Ji-li Jiang | illustrated by Julie Downing

4: Grammar Day—Little White Fish Is So Happy, by Guido Van Genechten

5: Save Your Eyesight Day—Douglas, You Need Glasses, by Ged Adamson

6: International Ideas Month—The Secret Subway, written by Shana Corey | illustrated by Chris Sickels

7: Unique Names Day—The Name Jar, written by Yangsook Choi

8: International Women’s Day—Swimming with Sharks: The Daring Discoveries of Eugenie Clark, written by Heather Lang | illustrated by Jordi Solano

9: Read Aloud Month—Rosa’s Very Big Day, written by Ellen Mayer | illustrated by Sarah Vonthron Laver

10: Day of Awesomeness—I Want That Love, by Tatsuya Miyanishi

11: Youth Art Month—Opposite Surprise, by Agnese Baruzzi

12—Women’s History Month—To the Stars! The First American Woman to Walk in Space, written by Carmella Van Vleet and Dr. Kathy Sullivan | illustrated by Nicole Wong

13: Napping Day—Twenty Yawns, written by Jane Smiley | illustrated by Lauren Castillo

14: International Ask a Question Day—Do You See My Tail?, by Anita Bijsterbosch

15: True Confessions Day—XO, OX: A Love Story, written by Adam Rex | illustrated by Scott Campbell

16: Panda Day—I’ll Wait, Mr. Panda, by Steve Antony

17: World Sleep Day—How to Put Your Parents to Bed, written by Mylisa Larson | illustrated by Babette Cole

18: Quilting Day—The Quilt Story, written by Tony Johnston | illustrated by Tomie dePaola

19: National Poultry Day—What’s Up with This Chicken, written by Jane Sutton | illustrated by Peter J. Welling

20: World Storytelling Day—Bunny’s Book Club, written by Annie Silvestro | illustrated by Tatjana Mai-Wyss

21: World Poetry Day—enormous SMALLNESS: A Story of E. E. Cummings, written by Matthew Burgess | illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo

22: World Water Day—Water Is Water: A Book about the Water Cycle, written by Miranda Paul | illustrated by Jason Chin

23: Near Miss DayOh No, Astro, written by Matt Roeser |illustrated by Brad Woodard

24: It’s Women’s History Month—I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark, written by Debbie Levy | illustrated by Elizabeth Baddeley

25: Earth Hour Day—Green City: How One City Survived a Tornado and Rebuilt for a Sustainable Future, by Allan Drummond

26: National Umbrella Month—The Umbrella Queen, written by Shirin Yim Bridges | illustrated by Taeeun

27: Quirky Country Song Titles Day—Talkin’ Guitar: A Story of Young Doc Watson, by Robin Gourley

28: It’s Women’s History Month—Fearless Flier: Ruth Law and Her Flying Machine, written by Heather Lang | illustrated by Raúl Colón

29: Niagara Falls Runs Dry Day—Queen of the Falls, by Chris Van Allsburg

30:  It’s Music in Our Schools Month—Hana Hashimoto, Sixth Violin, written by Chieri Uegaki | illustrated by Qin Leng

31: Eiffel Tower Day—Anotoinette, written by Kelly Dipucchio | illustrated by Christian Robinson