Books by Sheryl Shapiro

WHAT CAN YOU DO WITH ONLY ONE SHOE? by Simon Shapiro
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 15, 2014

"This may spark a few imaginations, but its lack of directions and the difficulty level of most of the projects—not to mention its failure to impart reasons for reducing, reusing and recycling—make this one to skip. (Poetry. 7-10)"
Readers learn how to "Reuse, Recycle, Reinvent" what some might call trash into treasures.   Read full book review >
ZEBRA STRIPES GO HEAD TO TOE by Sheryl Shapiro
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"Vivid and fun examples cannot make up for fundamental flaws. (Concept book. 3-5)"
The first two entries in the Shapes & Spaces series feature eye-catching and varied photos with lots of kid appeal. Unfortunately, the art, rhyming verse and development of the concepts fail to add up to solid learning tools. Read full book review >
SLITHER SLIDE, WHAT'S OUTSIDE? by Simon Shapiro
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2012

"Yet another spark for young imaginations. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Similar to Hilb's Wiggle Giggle Tickle Train (with co-author Sharon Jennings and photographer Marcela Cabezas Hilb, 2009), this imaginative romp shows kids using nature to fuel their creative play through all the seasons of the year. Read full book review >
BETTER TOGETHER by Sheryl Shapiro
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2011

"The poetry may be hit and miss, but the concept is terrific and the illustrations similarly sublime. (Picture book. 3-6) "
A compendium of poems designed to teach the concept of mixing...and, of course, to entertain. Read full book review >