Books by Maddie Frost

ROW, ROW, ROW YOUR BOAT by Maddie Frost
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 30, 2019

"Read, sing, discuss, and even spill milk on it. (Board book. 6 mos.-3)"
Frost contributes another eye-catching and extraordinarily durable volume to this series for the very youngest of readers. Read full book review >
IT'S NOT THE PUPPY by J. Patrick Lewis
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 12, 2019

"Don't expect kids to pause to identify the mischief-makers or talk about the pictures, at least at first—do expect a request to 'read it again.' (Board book. 1-3)"
The big-eyed pup on the cover of this board book is obviously a scamp and quite possibly to blame for all sorts of mayhem—or maybe not. Read full book review >
THE LITTLEST THINGS GIVE THE LOVELIEST HUGS by Mark Sperring
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 4, 2018

"New and prospective parents may eat this up—if they find it before all the others like it. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Grown-ups glory in the hugs and snuggles of their offspring. Read full book review >
A IS FOR ARTICHOKE by America's Test Kitchen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 16, 2018

"This well-intentioned but overambitious book has too many ingredients to create a delectable whole. (Board book. 1-4)"
America's Test Kitchen presents 26 facts about food and cookery for aspiring chefs. Read full book review >
THE SNOWFLAKE MISTAKE by Lou Treleaven
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2018

"This buoyant picture book is just right for snowy, wintry days. (Picture book. 4-7)"
A British import presents a single parent and her child in a most unusual setting. Read full book review >
BUSY CITY by Maddie Frost
illustrated by Maddie Frost
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 4, 2018

"This detailed book will be best enjoyed one-on-one by engaged adult-baby duos. (Baby book. 6 mos.-2)"
Vibrant color, diverse people, and assorted sounds welcome infants and toddlers to the metropolis. Read full book review >
ANIMOBILES by Maddie Frost
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2018

"Vehicular verses with an animal twist: storytime candy. (Picture book. 2-7)"
Animal-vehicle hybrids are on the move by land, sea, and air. Read full book review >
ONCE UPON A ZZZZ by Maddie Frost
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2018

"Tailor-made for readers who enjoy metafictive, interactive picture books. (Picture book. 4-8)"
When the author of this picture book falls asleep, the illustrator—personified as a small purple penguin—sneakily decides to write a story. Read full book review >
WHAT MAKES A BLIZZARD? by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 2, 2018

"A solid contribution to the venerable series, offering an unusual mix of history and science. (glossary) (Informational picture book. 6-9)"
An account of the "Schoolchildren's Blizzard" of 1888, with explanations of how blizzards form and are forecast. Read full book review >
IT'S NOT THE BABY by J. Patrick Lewis
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 12, 2017

"I-spy reading fun for little eyes. (Board book. 18 mos.-3)"
A board book with great potential for interaction between a baby and the reader who shares it. Read full book review >
ALFIE AND BET'S ABC by Patricia Hegarty
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2017

"An ordinary alpha-ramble, but children working their way into literacy might find this worth one go, at least. (Pop-up alphabet book. 3-5)"
Two friends try to settle on favorite letters as they romp in rhyme through the alphabet. Read full book review >
PEEKABOO BABY ANIMALS  by Tiger Tales
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2017

"Cute but no more than serviceable. (Board book. 1-3)"
Sliding board-book panels illustrate six different animal habitats. Read full book review >