Archive for the ‘Jane Yolen’ Category

Owl Moon – 52

Friday, November 5th, 2010

Owl Moon – By Jane Yolen – This is a great book. The author really makes you feel the cold even if you are warm inside. The young boy is going owling with his Pa. The only thing is that he must be absolutely quiet. When Pa first makes the owl noise nothing happens. After a few minutes of walking on Pa tries again. This time an owl answers back, and the boy gets to hear and see the owl.

Welcome to the Green House – 50

Friday, November 5th, 2010

Welcome to the Green House – By Jane Yolen – This cover for this book does not give you any clues as to what it is about. The book is about the jungle, and how it is like a house. It is a green house. It is a noisy house. It is a nice informational book to introduce the jungle.

How do Dinosaurs say I love you? – 22

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

How do Dinosaurs say I love you? – By Jane Yolen & Mark Teague – This book is dinosaurs who might appear to be angry with their parents, but they eventually show some love. My class thought the dinosaurs were sort of like kids when they are ugly and mean to their parents.