4.16.2015

BOOKS - February and March

Time for a book post. It's for both February and March, so there are a LOT. I did a separate children's book post - here's a link.

For more book greatness - here's January, November / December, September / October and August (where you'll find links to all the other past book posts).
Starting off with the books that I hope to eventually read / add to my collection...

A Legacy by Sybille Bedford.
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli / The Unraveling of Mercy Louis by Keija Parssinen / Find Me by Laura van den Berg
Bone Gap by Laura Ruby.
The Walls Around Us by Nova Ren Suma.
The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro / Normal by Waren Ellis / The Half Brother by Holly LeCraw / The Dead Lands by Benjamin Percy
We All Looked Up by Tommy Wallach.
We Are Pirates by Daniel Handler.
Vanishing Girls by Lauren Oliver / Funny Girl by Nick Hornby / The World Before Us by Aislinn Hunter
Wrapped in Plastic: Twin Peaks (Pop Classics) by Andy Burns.
And here are the books that I read and enjoyed over the course of February and March; the books that I'd recommend.

Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer / Ripley Under Water by Patricia Highsmith / Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
Moomin: The Complete Lars Jansson Comic Strip (Book 9) / Ballad by Blexbolex / Jane, the Fox & Me by Fanny Britt and Isabelle Arsenault
Meanwhile in San Francisco: The City in its Own Words by Wendy MacNaughton / The Who, the What, and the When: 65 Artists Illustrate the Secret Sidekicks of History / Through the Woods by Emily Carroll
Broken Monsters by Lauren Beukes / Vivian Apple at the End of the World by Katie Coyle / As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust by Alan Bradley / Matt & Ben by Mindy Kaling and Brenda Withers
Vegetables in Underwear by Jared Chapman / Bigfoot is Missing! by J. Patrick Lewis, Kenn Nesbitt and Minalima / Tricky Vic: The Impossibly True Story of the Man Who Sold the Eiffel Tower by Greg Pizzoli / Polar Bear's Underwear by Tupera Tupera
Farewell Floppy by Benjamin Chaud / Rhymoceros by Janik Coat / Interstellar Cinderella by Deborah Underwood and Meg Hunt
Rude Cakes by Rowboat Watkins / A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to School... by Davide Cali and Benjamin Chaud / Stella Brings the Family by Miriam B. Schiffer and Holly Clifton-Brown

4.15.2015

CHILDREN'S BOOKS - February and March

I discovered so many awesome new children's books during February and March. LET'S TAKE A LOOK AT THEM! Let's dream of owning every single one of them. 
Her Idea by Rilla Alexander.
Information Graphics: Space by Simon Rogers and Jennifer Daniel.
The New Small Person by Lauren Child / Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt / Hypnotize a Tiger: Poems About Just About Everything by Calef Brown / Let's Play! by Gabriel Alborozo (jk, this comes out in June - you have to wait a little longer to buy it)
Special Delivery by Philip C. Stead and Matthew Cordell.
Mine! by Jerome Keane and Susana De Dios.
Ariol: A Nasty Cat by Emmanuel Guibert and Marc Boutavant / Lou Caribou: Weekends with Mom, Weekends with Dad by Marie-Sabine Roger and Nathalie Choux / Nature's Day: Discover the World of Wonder on Your Doorstep by Kay Maguire / Pearl Power by Mel Elliott
The Five of Us by Quentin Blake.
Flowers Are Calling by Rita Gray and Kenard Pak / Beastly Verse by JooHee Yoon / The Boy & the Book by David Michael Slater and Bob Kolar
Home by Carson Ellis.
Astrid the Fly by Maria Jonsson / The Adventures of Sophie Mouse: A New Friend by Poppy Green and Jennifer A. Bell / Yeti and the Bird by Nadia Shireen / The Potato King by Christoph Niemann
Plip, the Umbrella Man by David Sire and Thomas Baas.
Owl Diaries: Eva's Treetop Festival by Rebecca Elliott / Princess Daisy and the Dragon by Steven Lenton / London Calls by Gabby Dawnay and Alex Barrow / Out the Window by Cybele Young
Beautiful Birds by Jean Roussen and Emmanuelle Walker.
The Imaginary by A.F. Harrold and Emily Gravett / I Don't Want to Be a Frog by Dev Petty and Mike Boldt / Smashie McPerter and the Mystery of Room 11 by N. Griffin and Kate Hindley / Mo and Beau by Vanya Nastanlieva
Finding Serendipity by Angelica Banks and Stevie Lewis.
Your Hand in My Hand by Mark Sperring / Where Does Kitty Go in the Rain by Harriet Ziefert and Brigette Barrager / Under a Pig Tree: A History of the Noble Fruit by Margie Palatini and Chuck Groenink / Those Pesky Rabbits by Ciara Flood
One Thousand Things by Anna Kovecses.
In Mary's Garden by Tina Kugler and Carson Kugler.
Chu's Day at the Beach by Neil Gaiman and Adam Rex / Sidewalk Flowers by JonArno Lawson and Sydney Smith / Seaver the Weaver by Paul Czajak and The Brothers Hilts / The Octopuppy by Martin McKenna
The Detective's Assistant by Kate Hannigan.
The Day No One Was Angry by Toon Tellegen and Marc Boutavant.
If You Find This by Matthew Baker / Families, Families, Families! by Suzanne Lang / Everybody Sleeps (But Not Fred) by Josh Schneider / Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan
Little Big Boubo by Beatrice Alemagna.
In the Butterfly Garden by Philippe UG.
Taffy Time by Jennifer Lloyd and Jacqui Lee.
Once Upon a Cloud by Claire Keane.
Roger is Reading a Book by Koen Van Biesen / A Line Can Be... by Laura Ljungkvist / Just Itzy by Lana Krumwiede and Greg Pizzoli / I Had a Favorite Hat by Bonni Ashburn and Robyn Ng
I Don't Like Koala by Sean Ferrell and Charles Santoso.
Edmund Unravels by Andrew Kolb.
Bug Detective by Maggie Li / Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise by Sean Taylor and Jean Jullien / Whoops! by Suzi Moore and Russell Ayto / Wild About Shapes by Jeremie Fischer
Random Body Parts: Gross Anatomy Riddles in Verse by Leslie Bulion and Mike Lowery.
The Backwards Birthday Party by Tom Chapin and John Forster and Chuck Groenink.
Outstanding in the Rain by Frank Viva / Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt by Kate Messner and Christopher Silas Neal / Pieces and Players by Blue Balliett / Wolfie the Bunny by Ame Dyckman and Zachariah OHora.
Farewell Floppy by Benjamin Chaud.
Polar Bear's Underwear by Tupera Tupera.
It's Only Stanley by Jon Agee.
Bunny Roo, I Love You by Melissa Marr and Teagan White / Sun and Moon by Lindsey Yankey / Meet the Dullards by Sara Pennypacker and Daniel Salmieri / Leopardpox! by Orna Landau and Omer Hoffmann
Beastkeeper by Cat Hellisen.