Books by Vin Vogel

BOB AND JOSS TAKE A HIKE! by Peter McCleery
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 23, 2018

"A story whose message of joie de vivre, especially in adverse situations, is worthwhile; however, it lacks the fresh cleverness of the first book. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Laid-back Joss and uptight Bob are back; this time the two white friends are on a hike in the woods. Read full book review >
BOB AND JOSS GET LOST! by Peter McCleery
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 28, 2017

"This clever home-away-home arc with a 'go with the flow' twist has the added bonus of motivating readers' engagement. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Two friends rent a sailboat, get lost, become shipwrecked, and end up on a (seemingly) deserted beach. Read full book review >
BEDTIME FOR YETI by Vin Vogel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 27, 2016

"A good choice for young ones who are overcoming nighttime obstacles, from lost bedtime companions to fear of the dark. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Yeti loses his nighttime companion and must brave a storm at night alone. Read full book review >
THE THING ABOUT YETIS by Vin Vogel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 10, 2015

"Out in time for the chilliest season, this offers a solution to winter blues while adding to the growing list of yeti protagonists. (Picture book. 3-5)"
When the winter gets rough, what is a yeti to do? Read full book review >
MUSIC CLASS TODAY! by David Weinstone
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 15, 2015

"Reassurance for wallflowers everywhere. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A young boy is hesitant to join in doing music class. Read full book review >
MADDI'S FRIDGE by Lois Brandt
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"A thoughtful and well-executed look at the challenge of childhood hunger. (author's note) (Picture book. 5-8)"
Hungry after playing in the park, Sofia opens the fridge in Maddi's apartment and finds only a carton of milk inside. Maddi explains that her mom doesn't have enough money for much else. Sofia is surprised but promises to keep her friend's secret. Read full book review >