Books by Trevor Lai

TOMO by Trevor Lai
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 17, 2018

"Constructed with extra thick pages, the book probably won't wear out quickly, but that doesn't justify its purchase. Toddlers deserve better. (Board book. 1-3)"
Lai uses a simple counting book to introduce the board-book set to the picture-book adventurer met previously in Tomo Explores the World (2016) and Tomo Takes Flight (2017). Read full book review >
LET'S BE FRIENDS! by Trevor Lai
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 27, 2018

"Best bypass this pig. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Can Piggy befriend shy Miles the mole? Read full book review >
TOMO TAKES FLIGHT by Trevor Lai
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 24, 2017

"Homing in on the delight of discovery, Lai's second Tomo book encourages readers to get creative when solving problems. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Tomo and his best friend, Maya, use his great-grandfather's Adventure Journal to solve more problems (Tomo Explores the World, 2016). Read full book review >
PIGGY by Trevor Lai
by Trevor Lai, illustrated by Trevor Lai
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 20, 2016

"Pass on this porky paean to friendship; stick with Piggie with a side of Elephant. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Into the crowded field of porcine protagonists comes Piggy, a friendless pig who loves to read. Read full book review >
TOMO EXPLORES THE WORLD by Trevor Lai
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 25, 2016

"Well-intentioned but inconsistent, the story starts off strong but loses steam. (Picture book. 4-8)"
On an island "far to the north," protagonist Tomo does not like to eat fish, nor does he plan to become a fisherman like the other men and boys of the village. Read full book review >