Results 1-10 of 11

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Whisper1 - LibraryThing

I've always admired the illustrations of Chris Van Allsburg. The illustrations in Jumanji are black and white, lending an eeriness about the story of a brother and sister who discover a board game ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - SashaM - LibraryThing

I read this one for the first time today. I read it as part of a book challenge to read a book that was published in the year I was born - 1981 was a thin year for books that appealed to me so Jumanji ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - frozenteacher - LibraryThing

Creativity and imagination abound with possibilities for schema rich connections to vocabulary, voice, word choice, story-crafting, and illustrations. From core academics to STEAM learning, Jumanji is ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - tapestry100 - LibraryThing

Another modern classic of modern children's books that I had never read, I had the opportunity to meet Chris Van Allsburg at a book signing and picked up a copy. It's a cute story, but I think it ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - DaliaL. - LibraryThing

Genre: Fantasy (fiction) I would use this book to: 1. read during story time before starting a lesson on imaginative writing in Spanish. 2. have students compare it to the English version Summary ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - athena.j - LibraryThing

The genre of this book is modern fantasy. Two children, Judy and Peter are home alone, when they decide to go to the park. Underneath a tree, they find a board game titled, "Jumanji." Excitedly, they ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Jihan0228 - LibraryThing

Winner of the Caldecott Medal this lifelike quality of drawings and illustrations are so detailed that it is a great book for those who want to read aloud. The book begins when Judy and Peter bring ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - vharsh1 - LibraryThing

The book, “Jumanji”, has always been a favorite of mine ever since I was little. The first reason why I enjoyed reading this book was the plot. The plot was different than any I have read before. It ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Germuth - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed reading this book. The first reason why I liked this book was because of the illustrations. The illustrations were very realistic and appropriate to the mood of the story. For example ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Just not my cup of tea.  Brilliant for the right audience of course. Read full review


User ratings

5 stars
11
4 stars
5
3 stars
2
2 stars
1
1 star
0

5 stars - 10
1 star - 0

Editorial reviews - 0

LibraryThing - 11