Books Reviewed in June

1: Global Running Day—The Wildest Race Ever: The Story of the 1904 Olympic Marathon by Meghan McCarthy

2: Leave the Office Earlier Day—The Secret Subway by Shana Corey and Red Nose Studio (Chris Sickels)

3: Repeat Day—Follow Follow: a Book of Reverso Poems by Marilyn Singer and Josée Masse

4: Hug Your Cat Day—The White Cat and the Monk by Jo Ellen Bogart and Sydney Smit

5: Hot Air Balloon Day—Because You Are My Teacher by Sherry North and Marcellus Hall

6: UN Russian Language Day—Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition (Once Upon a Masterpiece Series) by Anna Harwell Celenza and JoAnn E. Kitchel

7: National Fishing and Boating Week title—Fish by Liam Francis Walsh

8: Bests Friends Day—Painting Pepette by Linda Ravin Lodding and Claire Fletcher

9: Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month title—Bananas in My Ears: A Collection of Nonsense Stories, Poems, Riddles, and Rhymes by Michael Rosen and  Quentin Blake

10: Pet Appreciation Week title—Excellent Ed by Stacy McAnulty and Julia Sarcone-Roach

11: World Doll Day—This Is My Dollhouse by Giselle Potter

12: National Rivers Month title—Otters Love to Play by Jonathan London and Meilo So

13: Sewing Machine Day—Sewing Class 2: Lessons in Machine Sewing by Amie Petronis Plumley and Andria Lisle | Photography by Justin Fox Burks

14: Flag Day—Why Are There Stripes on the American Flag? by Martha E. H. Rustad and Kyle Poling

15: Smile Power Day—Happy by Emma Dodd

16: Dump the Pump Day—Good Trick, Walking Stick by Sheri Mabry Bestor and Jonny Lambert

17: Flip Flop Day—At the Beach by Anne Rockwell and Harlow Rockwell

18: International Picnic Day—Picnic by John Burningham

19: Father’s Day—The Best Part of Daddy’s Day by Claire Alexander

20: American Eagle Day—Is a Bald Eagle Really Bald? by Martha E. H. Rustad and  Holli Conger

21: World Music Day—Hey, Charleston!: The True Story of the Jenkins Orphanage Band by Anne Rockwell and Colin Bootman

22: Great Outdoors Month title: Bringing the Outside In by Mary McKenna Siddals and Patrice Barton

23: Let It Go Day—It’s Tough to Lose Your Balloon by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

24: Take Your Dog to Work Day—Douglas, You Need Glasses by Ged Adamson

25: National Catfish Day—A Catfish Tale: A Bayou Story of the Fisherman and His Wife by Whitney Stewart and Gerald Guerlais

26: National Canoe Day—Can You Canoe? And Other Adventure Songs by The Okee Dokee Brothers—Joe Mailander and Justin Lansing | Illustrated by Brandon Reese

27: National Sunglasses Day—Chu’s Day at the Beach by Neil Gaiman and Adam Rex

28: Paul Bunyan Day—Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox: The Great Pancake Adventure by Matt Luckhurst

29: Waffle Iron Day—Woodpecker Wants a Waffle by Steve Breen

30: Meteor Watch Day—Oh No, Astro! by Matt Roeser and Brad Woodard