Review: The Fog Mound by Susan Schade, illustrated by Jon Buller
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Review: The Fog Mound by Susan Schade, illustrated by Jon Buller

Review by Casey Chang The Fog Mound, is the first in a three-volume series, Travels of Thelonious, where the titular talking chipmunk named Thelonious, is joined by many other animals who talk and dress like humans. Including Fitzgerald, the porcupine, Olive the bear, and Brown the lizard, Thelonious and friends journey to Olive’s home, the … Continue reading

Review: Ganesh and the Little Mouse by Anjali Joshi, illustrated by Christy McCreery
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Review: Ganesh and the Little Mouse by Anjali Joshi, illustrated by Christy McCreery

Reviewed by Emily Naik Ganesh and the Little Mouse is inspired by a myth of Hindu gods, Ganesh and Karthikeya, racing around the world. Joshi adapts the original myth to include themes of friendship, family, and perseverance for a modern audience. Ganesh was born with the head of an elephant, which sometimes makes him feel … Continue reading