Books by Candlewick Press

MAGNIFICENT BIRDS by Candlewick Press
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 4, 2018

"Lovely but out of sync. (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
Fourteen bird species chosen for their dramatic or unusual characteristics are illustrated and described in this album. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 20, 2018

"A fine tool for any child interested in history as well as for classroom, school, and public libraries. (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
Firsthand accounts of World War II, many collected by modern children. Read full book review >
PEPPA PIG AND THE YEAR OF FAMILY FUN by Candlewick Press
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 8, 2016

"Even confirmed Peppa fans aren't likely to love this one. Stick with Maisy's Seasons (2011). (Pop-up picture book. 2-4)"
From seed planting in spring to a mud bath the following spring, Peppa and her rotund family roll through the four seasons. Read full book review >
SUPER SUPPER THROWDOWN by Candlewick Press
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 13, 2014

"Better than many at explaining the hows and whys of healthy eating but still a TV show on paper. (Informational picture book. 6-10)"
The characters from the PBS Kids' show Fizzy's Lunch Lab teach kids about the importance of good nutrition. Read full book review >
PEPPA PIG AND THE PERFECT DAY by Candlewick Press
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 8, 2013

"More kit than story, with some assembly required. (sticker sheet) (Pop-up/picture book. 3-4)"
Two outings and a game of hide-and-seek in between add up to a perfect day for Peppa and friends in this four-spread TV-series spinoff. Read full book review >
PEPPA PIG AND THE BUSY DAY AT SCHOOL by Candlewick Press
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 11, 2013

"There is not much here to make it stand out from other school-themed titles. Only for Peppa Pig devotees. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A busy school day gives the Peppa Pig licensing team an opportunity to cram every bit of learning and labeling they can into this based-on-a-British-TV-show title. Read full book review >