Books by Hope Vestergaard

DIGGER, DOZER, DUMPER by Hope Vestergaard
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 27, 2013

"While there are many rhyming truck books out there, this stands out for being a collection of poems. (Picture book/poetry. 3-6)"
Rhyming poems introduce children to anthropomorphized trucks of all sorts, as well as the jobs that they do. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2010

"This welcome addition to the genre offers parents and teachers a playful way to address a necessary topic. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Unruly critters from Sycamore Preschool learn bathroom etiquette in this wry tale. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2007

"Preschool teachers may find this collection useful for reinforcing basic housekeeping skills in the classroom, and parents might like to try the poems with their preschoolers as a way of focusing on the message of families working cooperatively. (Poetry. 3-5)"
The 16 rhyming poems in this collection are aimed at preschoolers who are just learning about household chores such as folding laundry, vacuuming and making beds. Read full book review >
WHAT DO YOU DO WHEN A MONSTER SAYS BOO? by Hope Vestergaard
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2006

"A fun-loving read for both impatient and pesky siblings learning to live together. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Older brothers stuck with a monster-like little sister have much to tolerate. Read full book review >
HILLSIDE LULLABY by Hope Vestergaard
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2006

"A must for every child with a window to the great outdoors and a heart that will listen to nature's song. (Picture book. 2-6)"
A wild, sleepless child is lulled into slumber by the night noises of the forest animals outside her window. Read full book review >
HELLO, SNOW! by Hope Vestergaard
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 8, 2004

"Typically, Westcott adds a lot to whatever else is going on and listeners will enjoy finding funny bits as well as watching that cat. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Peering out her window into a world of whiteness, one little girl can't resist the call of the snow. Read full book review >
BABY LOVE by Hope Vestergaard
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2002

"Unfortunately, the rest of this collection is pure pablum. (Poetry. 2-5)"
A former teacher and nanny, Vestergaard crafts more than 20 odes to babies in her debut for children. Read full book review >