Books Reviewed for May

1: Mother Goose Day—Mother Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins

2: Brother and Sister Day—Pigs and a Blanket by James Burks

3: Paranormal Day—The Rules of the House by Mac Barnett and Matt Myers

4: International Firefighters Day—This is the Firefighter by Laura Godwin and Julian Hector

5: Cinco de Mayo—Mango, Abuela, and Me by Meg Medina and Angela Dominguez

6: International Space Day—Otter in Space by Sam Garton

7: National Train Day—Locomotive by Brian Floca

8: Mother’s Day—Cuddles for Mommy by Ruby Brown and Tina Macnaughton

9: Get Caught Reading Month title—The Whisper by Pamela Zagarenski

10: Mother Ocean Day—At the Sea Floor Café: Odd Ocean Critter Poems by Leslie Bulion and     Leslie Evans

11: Third Shift Day—Frankie Works the Night Shift by Lisa Westberg Peters and Jennifer Taylor

12: Odometer Day—Are We There Yet? by Dan Santat

13: Fintastic Friday: Giving Sharks, Skates, and Rays a Voice—Discovering Sharks by Donna Potter Parham and  Julius T Csotonyi

14: International Astronomy Day—Star Stuff: Carl Sagan and the Mysteries of the Cosmos by Stephanie Roth Sisson

15: International Day of Families—Families, Families, Families by Suzanne Lang and Max Lang

16: National Biographer’s Day—The Noisy Paint Box: The Colors and Sounds of Kandinsky’s Abstract Art by Barb Rosenstock and Mary Grandpré

17: World Baking Day—The Bake Shop Ghost by Jacqueline K. Ogburn and Marjorie Priceman

18: International Museum Day—Homer Henry Hudson’s Curio Museum by Zack Rock

19: National Photography Month title—Dorothea’s Eyes by Barb Rosenstock and Gérard DuBois

20: Ride Your Bicycle to Work Day—Emmanuel’s Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofusu Yeboah by Laurie Ann Thompson and Sean Qualls

21: Get Caught Reading Month title—Whoops! by Suzi Moore and Russell Ayto

22: National Maritime Day—Toy Boat by Randall de Sève and Loren Long

23: World Turtle Day—Turtle and Me by Robie H. Harris and Tor Freeman

24: Brother’s Day—The Day-Glo Brothers: The True Story of Bob and Joe Switzer’s Bright Ideas and Brand-New Colors by Chris Barton and Tony Persiani

25: Photography Month title—Pictures from our Vacation by Lynne Rae Perkins

26: Mystery Month title—It’s Only Stanley by Jon Agee

27: National Family Month title—Brothers at Bat: The True Story of an Amazing All-Brother Baseball Team by Audrey Vernick and Steven Salerno

28: Get Caught Reading Month title—Baby Wren and the Great Gift by Sally Lloyd-Jones and Jen Corace

29: Learn About Composting Day—Compost Stew: An A to Z Recipe for the Earth by Mary McKenna Siddals and Ashley Wolff

30: Memorial Day—The Poppy Lady: Moina Belle Michael and Her Tribute to Veterans by Barbara Walsh and Layne Johnson

31: Web Designer Day—Coding Games in Scratch: A Step-by-Step Visual Guide to Building Your Own Computer Games by Jon Woodcock