Books by Jonny Lambert

SOAR HIGH, DRAGONFLY by Sheri M. Bestor
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 2019

"Dynamic colors and textual versatility make for a quality nonfiction read. (Informational picture book. 5-8)"
A circular account of a dragonfly's life span told simultaneously as a narrative and a collection of scientific facts. Read full book review >
THE BIG ANGRY ROAR by Jonny Lambert
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2019

"Subtle and effective, with a touch of drama to prove a point. (Picture book. 3-6)"
When Cub is blamed for a squabble that his little sister instigates, the little lion then navigates a variety of anger-management techniques suggested by the savanna community. Read full book review >
WHERE IN THE WILD by Jonny Lambert
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2018

"An excellent introduction to habitats. (Informational picture book. 3-6)"
Several animals—including a sea horse, a camel, and a meerkat—talk in rhyming couplets about themselves and their different, respective habitats. Read full book review >
LOOK OUT! IT'S A DRAGON! by Jonny Lambert
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2018

"A simple story with sophisticated illustrations that won't fly over the heads of young readers. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Sometimes dragons get too much respect. Read full book review >
THE ONLY LONELY PANDA by Jonny Lambert
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2017

"Sweet. (Picture book. 4-6)"
After several setbacks, Panda finds a best friend. Read full book review >
TIGER TIGER by Jonny Lambert
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2017

"This is a worthy addition to the multigenerational-companionship shelf. (Picture book. 2-4)"
A sleepy, jaded old tiger is left in charge of a feisty, curious cub, who leads him a merry dance through the jungle. Read full book review >
THE GREAT AAA-OOO! by Jonny Lambert
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2016

"Shout along with the animals in the forest in an entertaining who-said-it tale. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Who or what is making that frightful noise in the night and keeping the animals awake? Read full book review >
GOOD TRICK, WALKING STICK by Sheri Mabry Bestor
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"A nice addition to the nature shelf. (Informational picture book. 4-7)"
Stick insects have tricks that make them highly successful creatures. Read full book review >
LITTLE WHY by Jonny Lambert
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"Bright and reassuring…and if Kipling's wordplay is better, at least there's no spanking here. (Picture book. 4-6)"
A small and wandering elephant finds out why it's a good idea to stay in line with its bigger kin. Read full book review >
I LOVE YOU MORE AND MORE by Nicky Benson
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"A particularly soppy, sloppy addition to an already-overstuffed genre. (Picture book. 3-5)"
A bear cub gets a load of lyrical loving from a lumbering parent in this nature walk. Read full book review >