Books by Valeria Cis

FAST FARM AND SLOW FARM by Min Jee  Jung
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2017

"Well-intentioned but clunky. (additional facts, interview, activities) (Picture book. 4-8)"
The methods of two neighboring farmers pit chemical agriculture against naturally grown food. Read full book review >
MILLIE'S CHICKENS by Brenda Williams
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 31, 2015

"An equally sweet companion to Laurie Krebs and Cis' The Beeman (2008), though young children (and their parents) with a yen to raise poultry for pets or other purposes will be better off with a conventional manual. (Picture book. 6-8)"
In a tale with a warm tone and an instructional bent, a suburban child tenderly tends a rooster, a trio of hens and their hatchlings in her backyard. Read full book review >
BUBBE'S BELATED BAT MITZVAH by Isabel Pinson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"No strife necessary: Readers will be content just to have met Bubbe and Naomi. (Picture book. 3-9)"
Is serenity a narrative problem? Read full book review >
THE BEEMAN by Laurie Krebs
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2008

"Libraries that don't own that version will welcome this attractive reissue. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A patterned rhyme introduces a beekeeper and his work. Read full book review >