On paper, on my phone and listening to audiobooks

Here is a list of my favorite reads so far this winter of 2024.

Picture Books

  • TOGETHER WE SWIM by Valerie Boiling. Illustrated by Kaylani Juanita

  • MISS PINKLETON'S PURSE by Patty Brozo. Illustrated by Ana Ochoa

  • BEiNG A CAT - A TAIL OF CURIOSITY by Maria Gianferrari. IIlustrated by Pete Oswald

  • IMAGINE by Juan Felipe Herrera. Illustrated by Lauren Castillo

  • THE SECRET CAT written and illustrated by Katarina Stromgard

Middle Grade Books

  • MRS. BIXBY'S LAST DAY by John David Anderson

  • FRANK AND THE BAD SURPRISE by Martha Brockenbrough. Illustrated by Jon Lau

  • THE YEAR OF THE BUTTERED CAT by Susan Haas with Lexi Haas

  • NIKKI ON THE LINE by Barbara Carole Roberts

  • DETECTIVE DUCK by Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver. Illustrated by Dan Santat

Young Adult Books

  • COMING OUT PARTY by Rebecca Bendheim

  • LITTLE THIEVES by Margaret Owen

  • HARVEST HOUSE by Cynthia Leitich Smith

  • WIDER THAN THE SKY by Katherine Rothschild

Adult Books

  • THE VANISHING HALF by Brit Bennett

  • HORSE by Geraldine Brooks

  • DEMON COPPERHEAD by Barbara Kingsolver

Bearded dragon happily watching cherry blossom floating