I Am Henry Finch

To continue our June theme of positivity I (Gail) have selected ‘I Am Henry Finch’ by Alexis Deacon, illustrated by Viviane Schwarz and published by Walker Books in 2014. It won the Little Rebels Children’s Book Award in 2016 which recognises books that celebrate social justice and equality for children ages 0-12. ‘I Am Henry…

Egg Drop

The last contribution to our PEPELT May 2022 Banned Books theme is by Anneta Sadowska. She has chosen to talk about ‘Egg Drop‘ by Mini Grey (Cape, 2002). It’s a completely mad picturebook about an egg that wants to fly. Anneta considers ‘Egg Drop’ to be a cautionary tale, but in its picturebook form, and…