Books by Nosy Crow

HOOT! HOOT! by Nosy Crow
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"An excellent read for babies beginning to develop their voices. (Board book. 1-3)"
Little ones learn to mimic the music of the night. Read full book review >
ARF! ARF! by Nosy Crow
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: April 2, 2015

"The soothing repetition, use of familiar animals and sounds, and peekaboo theme make this story selection and its companion good picks for the littlest listeners. (Board book. 6 mos.-2)"
With this new entry in the Can You Say It Too? series, the simple, lift-the-flap peekaboo fun continues. Read full book review >
KNIGHTS' CASTLE by Nosy Crow
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 10, 2015

"The appealing topic combined with easy-to-operate pull tabs and sliders will make this a toddler favorite. (Board book. 2-3)"
Bizzy Bear learns what it's like to be a knight as he visits a castle to try his paw at jousting. Read full book review >
POOKIE POP PLAYS HIDE-AND-SEEK by Nosy Crow
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
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 AND TEEN
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 >
BIZZY BEAR'S BIG BUILDING BOOK by Nosy Crow
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"From the hammer on the cover that readers can 'swing' to the treehouse door little ones can open and close, the interactive elements steal the show. (Board book. 2-4)"
Bizzy Bear and his gang of helpful critter friends build a treehouse together, while readers operate various tools. Read full book review >
GROWL! GROWL! by Nosy Crow
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Aug. 5, 2014

"With this expansion of the Can You Say it, Too? series, Braun and Nosy Crow prove they've hit upon a winning formula. (Board book. 6 mos.-2)"
In this simple, inviting and sturdy lift-the-flap title, wild animals enjoy several rounds of peekaboo with readers. Read full book review >
TEENY WEENY LOOKS FOR HIS MOMMY by Nosy Crow
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 >
FLIP FLAP FARM by Nosy Crow
Released: Feb. 11, 2014

"Bold colors, phonetically zippy rhymes, sturdy book construction and countless creature combinations are a winning formula for beginning readers and storytimers. (Picture book. 3-5)"
"What crazy creatures will you meet today?" Read full book review >
JACK AND THE BEANSTALK by Nosy Crow
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Jan. 30, 2014

"Readers will feel as clever and brave as Jack as they outwit and outrun the giant in this engaging, entertaining app. (iPad storybook app. 5-8)"
Nosy Crow's design cleverly weaves games and adventure into this favorite folk tale. Read full book review >
AXEL SCHEFFLER'S FLIP FLAP FARM by Nosy Crow
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Sept. 18, 2013

"Scheffler's bright, colorful illustrations combine with wordplay for a winner. (iPad storybook app. 2-5)"
A silly introduction to sounds and rhyme. Read full book review >
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD by Nosy Crow
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: April 25, 2013

"Well-crafted and fun to read, this is an empowered 'Red Riding Hood' not to miss. (iPad storybook app. 4-7)"
A retelling of the familiar fairy tale, Nosy Crow's newest app has the appearance of a graphic novel and offers a fresh new twist in the storyline. Read full book review >
NOODLE LOVES THE FARM by Nosy Crow
Released: Jan. 8, 2013

"Another appealing addition to the toddler-friendly Noodle series. (Board book. 1-3)"
Noodle, a young panda of nonspecific gender, explores the farm in this touch-and-feel adventure. Read full book review >
PARKER PENGUIN by Nosy Crow
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Dec. 12, 2012

"Gender issues aside, this app is definitely worth the price of admission. (iPad informational app. 2-6)"
The second installment in Nosy Crow's educational Rounds series. Read full book review >
FARM by Axel Scheffler
by Axel Scheffler, illustrated by Axel Scheffler, developed by Nosy Crow
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Oct. 18, 2012

"If Old MacDonald had an iPad, this might be his favorite book. (iPad storybook app. 6 mos.-3)"
A winning interactive farm adventure that's sure to appeal to babies and toddlers. Read full book review >
FRANKLIN FROG by Emma Tranter
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Aug. 8, 2012

"A winner. (iPad informational app. 2-5)"
Three generations of frogs demonstrate the circle of life. Read full book review >
NOODLE LOVES TO DRIVE by Nosy Crow
Released: Aug. 1, 2012

"While this newcomer may not reach the superstar status of Maisy, Max or Spot, it is worth taking Noodle for a spin. (Board book. 1-3)"
A playful touch-and-feel exploration of toy vehicles. Read full book review >
BIZZY BEAR BUILDS A HOUSE by Nosy Crow
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: June 21, 2012

"Like the board book it is based on (Bizzy Bear, Let's Go to Work! 2012), this app has only a few pages, but each one is packed with features that encourage budding builders to linger as long as they like. (iPad storybook app. 6 mos.-3)"
Kids who love trucks and construction will identify with Bizzy as he dons his hard hat and "helps" the crew build a house. Read full book review >
NOODLE LOVES THE BEACH by Nosy Crow
Released: March 1, 2012

"Obvious rhyming pairings (peach, beach) may not thrill, but familiar behaviors and solid tactile features make for a fairly enjoyable destination. (Board book. 3 mos.-2)"
Noodle's five senses explore the seashore in this touch-and-feel outing. Read full book review >
BIZZY BEAR ON THE FARM by Benji Davies
illustrated by Benji Davies, developed by Nosy Crow
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Dec. 14, 2011

"Plenty of solid visual and tactile stimulation for little would-be farmers. (iPad storybook app. 2-5)"
A bear visits Sunny Farm to help with the chores, but he's pretty helpless without assistance from the toddlers and preschoolers who are "reading" the story. Read full book review >
CINDERELLA by Edward Bryan
Kirkus Star
illustrated by Edward Bryan, developed by Nosy Crow
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Sept. 13, 2011

"A magical masterpiece that hits the technological and artistic bull's-eye. (iPad storybook app. 3-8)"
An enchanting and highly entertaining take on the classic fairy tale. Read full book review >
THE THREE LITTLE PIGS by Nosy Crow
Kirkus Star
by Nosy Crow, illustrated by Ed Bryan, developed by Nosy Crow
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Feb. 16, 2011

"It amply shows that this old dog—er, pig—can still learn new tricks. (iPad storybook app. 5-7)"
This, the umpteenth app based on the familiar tale, rises far above most of its brethren. Read full book review >