Books by Carron Brown

AT THE GARAGE by Carron Brown
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2017

"May inspire a few test drives but lacking in horsepower next to Leo Timmers' Gus's Garage (2017) or even Gail Gibbons' staid Tranportation (2017). (Informational novelty. 6-8)"
Over the course of a day, a parade of vehicles from a motorcycle to a fire truck check in to a garage for servicing, mechanical repairs, a paint job, or a wash. Read full book review >
WONDERS OF THE USA by Carron Brown
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2017

"Anemic selections of basic facts paired to a visual trick that is only fitfully exploited with imagination. (Informational novelty. 7-9)"
A "whistle-stop" tour of natural, historical, and cultural marvels, from Denali to the Everglades, the Golden Gate Bridge to Mardi Gras. Read full book review >
SECRETS OF WINTER by Carron Brown
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"A one-trick pony unlikely to tempt readers into a second ride. (Informational novelty picture book. 6-8)"
Holding alternate pages up to a light reveals animals hiding, sleeping, or foraging through a winter night. Read full book review >
SECRETS OF THE APPLE TREE by Carron Brown
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2014

"Very young book lovers might be intrigued by the peekaboo game but will be better served by a more accurate representation of the natural world. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Secret life under, in and around an apple tree can be revealed when light shines through the pages of this interactive, flawed book. Read full book review >