Books by Diane Adams

LOVE IS by Diane Adams
by Diane Adams, illustrated by Claire Keane
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2017

"A pretty, hardcover greeting card. (Picture book. 3-5)"
A cute-as-a-button moppet adopts, raises, and loves a lost little duckling. Read full book review >
I WANT TO HELP! by Diane Adams
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2012

"This misses the riotous humor and innocent naughtiness that make Olivia and Eloise such delicious fun. (Picture book. 4-6)"
Emily Pearl, that not-so-helpful but very independent girl, is back in her second outing, this time "helping" at school. Read full book review >
I CAN DO IT MYSELF! by Diane Adams
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: March 1, 2009

"The interplay between art and text will work well for the group reader who can enjoy the spontaneous giggles that will erupt at storytime or for one-on-one in-the-lap fun. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Emily Pearl is just big enough to terrorize the household with her can-do attitude: "And if just for one second her mom tries to help, / Emily says, ‘I can do it myself!' " As in this simple refrain, approximate and exact rhymes roll rhythmically along while Hayashi's watercolor, pen and colored-pencil art tells the real story. Read full book review >