Books by Felicia Bond

BIG HUGS, LITTLE HUGS by Felicia Bond
Released: Jan. 3, 2012

Bond, illustrator of the If You Give… series, falls short in her attempt to celebrate hugs of all kinds everywhere.

Despite an illustrative technique that resembles collage with various textured papers, the mostly bright and seemingly tactile creatures still appear flat as they lie upon stark white backgrounds. Read full book review >

IF YOU TAKE A MOUSE TO SCHOOL by Laura Numeroff
ANIMALS
Released: July 1, 2002

That well-known mouse runs his little boy ragged—this time by accompanying him to school. Read full book review >

LITTLE PORCUPINE’S CHRISTMAS by Joseph Slate
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2001

Lessons in differences and inclusion are charmingly presented in this pointed Christmas tale. Read full book review >

IF YOU GIVE A PIG A PANCAKE by Laura Joffe Numeroff
ANIMALS
Released: May 31, 1998

The familiar circular formula employing a cookie-eating, milk-guzzling mouse and muffin-eating moose now showcases a pancake-eating pig who, as readers may have come to expect, might be in need of some maple syrup. Read full book review >

TUMBLE BUMBLE by Felicia Bond
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 1996

A sly caper with a merry cast and fun that readers can count on. ``A tiny bug went for a walk./He met a cat and stopped to talk.'' Bug and cat bump into a crocodile, her friend the bee, and a baby pig (`` `Oink!' he squealed. `That was my tail!'/They apologized to no avail.''). Read full book review >

THE BIG GREEN POCKETBOOK by Candice Ransom
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 30, 1993

When they board the bus to town, Mama takes her big blue pocketbook; the narrator's pocketbook is just like it—but green and empty. Read full book review >

BIG RED BARN by Felicia Bond
Released: June 15, 1956

"Durably side sewn."
From dawn to dusk this trip around the barn creates a farm yard warmth as it introduces the animals casually one by one. Read full book review >