Books by David Miles

CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2019

"Keep sniffing to find a better story; though innocuous, this one is unlikely to be a favorite. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Brock Eastman teams up with his 7-year-old daughter in the family-oriented follow-up to Daddy's Favorite Sound (2019). Read full book review >
BIG WORDS FOR FEARLESS GIRLS by Stephanie Miles
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2019

"A fun, visual way to relate women, activism, and big ideas to children. (Informational picture book. 3-7)"
A concept book for budding feminists. Read full book review >
THE MONSTER CATCHERS by George Brewington
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 5, 2019

"Monsters and mayhem—but unfortunately mundane. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
Twelve-year-old Bailey Buckleby is a monster hunter, but unlike his father, who sells them for profit, Bailey seeks to understand them. Read full book review >
COLOR BLOCKED by Ashley Sorenson
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 4, 2017

"Not a first choice. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Pipes get clogged and readers must help. Read full book review >
THE VERY COLD, FREEZING, NO-NUMBERS DAY by Ashley Sorenson
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 8, 2016

"Though the hortatory text is a bit much, the illustrations make this book one worth counting. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Numbers are trapped in ice and must be rescued from a frozen fate in a counting book that encourages interaction with each page. Read full book review >
BOOK by David Miles
by David Miles, illustrated by Natalie Hoopes
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 14, 2015

"One of the prettiest paeans to the codex in recent memory. (Picture book. 3-8)"
This book quietly praises reading as a path to imaginative adventures while also taking several gentle swipes at high-tech gadgetry. Read full book review >