A Christmas Like Helen’s by Natalie Kinsey Warnock and Mary Azarian

TITLE: A Christmas Like Helen’s AUTHOR: Natalie Kinsey Warnock ILLUSTRATOR: Mary Azarian PUBLISHED BY: Houghton Mifflin A Christmas Like Helen’s tells of  the late-1800’s farm Christmas in Vermont of Kinsey-Warnock’s grandmother Helen. Firmly rooted in the tradition of their ancestors, Helen’s family stories by the stove of those who have come before: grandfather’s 6 week journey…

A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams

Title: A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams Author: Jen Bryant Illustrator: Melissa Sweet Publisher: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers In November I posted about the NYTimes 10 best illustrated books of the year 2008. I’ve finally gotten my hands on the one I was most interested to see, A River of…