Books by Sarah Ward

I LOVE MOMMY! by Tiger Tales
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2018

"Sturdy pages, sweet nursery illustrations, and that grab-able die cut make this an attractive way to remind both mother and child of all the ways they can enjoy gentle, loving togetherness. (Board book. 6 mos.-3)"
Pastel colors, simple rhyming text and a layered, heart-shaped cutout to grasp decorate this board book populated by animals. Read full book review >
MY FIRST LISTEN, PLAY, AND SAY!  by Tiger Tales
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2017

"Though fragile, a likely favorite for kids. (Board book. 6 mos.-3)"
What this book lacks in durability it makes up in the sheer abundance of its gimmicks. Read full book review >
MY FIRST TOUCH, FEEL, AND PLAY!  by Tiger Tales
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2017

"A lesson in the joys of books and the impermanence of things. (Board book. 1-3)"
Tactile gimmicks invite handling that this generally sweet book may not withstand. Read full book review >
LOVE YOU, BABY! by Tiger Tales
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2017

"This has a bit of the feel of an extended greeting card and should appeal to caregivers who want to maximize snuggles. (Board book. 6-18 mos.)"
A love letter to animal babies. Read full book review >
A DEADLY THAW by Sarah Ward
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 27, 2016

"The second from Ward (In Bitter Chill, 2015) is an excellent police procedural that shows how psychological damage from the past casts shadows over the present."
The present always owes a debt to the past. Read full book review >
HELLO BABY! by Tiger Tales
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"An acceptably simple confection, about as necessary for a baby as candy. (Board book. 1-3)"
Lion's fabric mane on the cover promises excitement within. Read full book review >
OPPOSITES by Scholastic Inc.
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 26, 2016

"While the physical item is well-designed for little hands, the lessons on opposites get lost in the clutter. (Board book. 1-3)"
An interactive board book designed to teach the concept of opposites. Read full book review >
CARRY AND LEARN SHAPES by Scholastic Inc.
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"An active introduction to an important concept. (Board book. 18 mos.-3)"
An interactive board book with ambitious educational goals for toddlers introduces five basic shapes with textures, a slider, and flaps, plus sturdy tabbed pages to make page turning easy for little fingers. Read full book review >
CARRY AND LEARN NUMBERS by Scholastic Inc.
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 26, 2015

"A sophisticated yet appropriately simple design and appealing illustrations make this one a good choice for caregivers looking to introduce numbers and counting in an entertaining and interactive environment. (Board book. 1-3)"
An interactive book of numbers features numerals one through five and an accompanying cast of zoo animals. Read full book review >
COLORS by Sarah Ward
by Sarah Ward, illustrated by Sarah Ward
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 31, 2015

"A nifty, hardworking introduction to the world of color. (Board book. 6-18 mos.)"
The colors of the rainbow are explored in this multisensory book. Read full book review >