Books by Dave Coverly

HOW TO CARE FOR YOUR T-REX by Ken Baker
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 30, 2019

"A playful if incomplete twist on an ever popular theme. (additional facts) (Picture book. 5-8)"
"When you take good care of your T-Rex, your T-Rex will take good care of you." Read full book review >
NIGHT OF THE LIVING SHADOWS by Dave Coverly
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 18, 2016

"Ethically iffy there at the end but overall a lighter-than-air escapade with just a light wash of satire. (Graphic/fiction hybrid. 7-9)"
A Bird Scout scavenger hunt sends avian buddies Speed Bump and Slingshot into that scariest of all places…a shopping mall. Read full book review >
NIGHT OF THE LIVING WORMS by Dave Coverly
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 20, 2015

"It's a little labored, but poop jokes never get old, right? (Graphic/fiction hybrid. 7-9)"
Early Bird's underachieving little brother finally gets a taste of worm in this daft series opener. Read full book review >
DOGS ARE PEOPLE, TOO by Dave Coverly
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 10, 2015

"'The secret to life is TREATS!' intones a canine yogi. With that, at least, even diapered dog devotees will concur. (Cartoons. 10-13, adult)"
A large collection of dog-themed cartoons from the creator of the syndicated panel "Speed Bump," punctuated with snapshots and fond reminiscences of his own real pooches. Read full book review >
THE VERY INAPPROPRIATE WORD by Jim Tobin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 6, 2013

"Young word lovers will have lots to peruse here. (Picture book. 4-9)"
Michael's love of words is celebrated in speech bubbles and comedic situations. Read full book review >
SUE MACDONALD HAD A BOOK by Jim Tobin
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2009

Set to the tune of "Old MacDonald," this tale of adventuresome vowels begins with a girl and her book. Read full book review >