Books by Jannie Ho

BEAR AND CHICKEN by Jannie Ho
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 14, 2017

"A sweet tale of expectations upended. (Picture book. 3-6)"
When Bear says he's having chicken for lunch, what exactly does he mean? Read full book review >
HALLOWEEN ABC by Nosy Crow
by Nosy Crow, illustrated by Jannie Ho
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 18, 2017

"While the ghoulies here are more cute than scary, 'jump,' 'quiver,' and 'run' will probably get across the idea to even the youngest listeners that Halloween can be scary. (Board book. 2-4)"
An abecedary of spooky or autumnal delights for the littlest readers. Read full book review >
ROLY POLY LOOKS FOR SANTA CLAUS by Nosy Crow
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 27, 2016

"Not a timeless classic but a sturdy introduction to the holiday fun. (Board book. 1-3)"
Another board book designed to prime toddlers for Santa's annual appearance. Read full book review >
IF YOU'RE SPOOKY AND YOU KNOW IT by Aly Fronis
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 26, 2016

"A delightfully creepy spin on an old favorite. (Board book. 1-3)"
The classic movement song gets a thrilling twist. Read full book review >
CHRISTMAS by Michael Dahl
by Michael Dahl, illustrated by Jannie Ho
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2015

"This gimmick is unlikely to outlast the paper it's wrapped in. (Board book. 1-3)"
A built-in frame allows parents to make this board book a personalized Christmas story. Read full book review >
WHERE IS FLUFFY? by Yann Walcker
by Yann Walcker, adapted by Leslie Bullion, illustrated by Jannie Ho
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 14, 2015

"Pass on this weak offering. (Board book. 2-3)"
A predictable board-book mystery. Read full book review >
POOKIE POP PLAYS HIDE-AND-SEEK by Nosy Crow
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 24, 2015

"A happy book that should stand up to substantial toddler abuse. (Board book. 1-3)"
The familiar game played with sturdy pull tabs. Read full book review >
CUTIE PIE LOOKS FOR THE EASTER BUNNY by Nosy Crow
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 10, 2015

"An upbeat, interactive offering sure to make an appearance in Easter baskets and storytimes come spring. (Board book. 1-3)"
In the latest Tiny Tabs offering, tots can pull and slide large tabs to help a chick named Cutie Pie as she searches high and low for the elusive Easter Bunny. Read full book review >
LITTLE BUBBA LOOKS FOR HIS ELEPHANT by Jannie Ho
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 5, 2014

"Sturdy, engaging fun. (Board book. 1-3)"
This Tiny Tab book offers toddlers a playful interactive game of hide-and-seek with substantial, oversized tabs. Read full book review >
TEENY WEENY LOOKS FOR HIS MOMMY by Nosy Crow
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 11, 2014

"The simple lost-and-found storyline, cheery illustrations and easy-to-manipulate tabs will make this interactive title a tot favorite. (Board book. 1-3)"
This engaging, interactive offering features Teeny Weeny, an adorable little mouse in search of his mother. Read full book review >
GUESS WHO? by Jannie Ho
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 25, 2013

"Children old enough not to be frightened by masks should get a kick out of this. (Board book. 2-4)"
With die-cut holes for eyes and handles, readers can hold this board book, in its open state, up to their faces to create a variety of costumed personas. Read full book review >
ROAD WORK AHEAD by Anastasia Suen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 15, 2011

"Would that every car ride were as entertaining—truck lovers are sure to ask to drive this route again and again. (Picture book. 3-5)"
On the car ride to visit Grandma, a young boy is delighted to see many trucks and construction workers doing their jobs. Read full book review >
THE GREAT REINDEER REBELLION by Lisa Trumbauer
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2009

"The concept of collective bargaining brings an educational aspect to a mildly amusing story. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Santa's reindeer have had it with their stressful working conditions, so they unionize to demand better pay and lighter loads. Read full book review >