REVIEW: Blue on Blue

Today’s featured review comes from Round 1 Fiction Picture Books judge Sandy Brehl, who blogs at Unpacking the POWER of Picture Books. She’s an Education Outreach presenter and writer, so her blog has a number of well-thought-out book lists on topics like Math Picture Books and Graphic Novels. She also posts reviews to Goodreads, and that’s where she reviewed today’s …

2014 New York Times Best Illustrated Books

It’s late on a Sunday afternoon, and I had almost forgotten in the busyness of the weekend that I wanted to highlight the Cybils nominees on the Β 2014 New York Times best illustrated books of the year!   The Baby Tree, by Sophie Blackall The Pilot and the Little Prince, by Peter Sis Hmmm…. I thought we had done better …

Review of the Day: Carrot Soup

While we wait for the nominations to close, the Cybils team brings you Reviews of the Day.  We pluck a title from the nominations and give it a read. Today, Kelly Herold (Big A little a) reviews Carrot Soup, by John Segal.  Carrot Soup is nominated in the Picture Book Fiction category. The hero of John Segal‘s Carrot Soup is …