Search Results: "Dog Ears Ltd"


BOOK REVIEW

WHAT WILL I BE? by Trisha Deery
by Trisha Deery, illustrated by Trisha Deery, developed by Dog Ears Ltd.
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 16, 2011

"An endearing tale for tiny tots. (iPad storybook app. 1-5)"
A wee Irish lass contemplates what to wear to a birthday party. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY DOG MOUSE by Eva  Lindström
Kirkus Star
by Eva Lindström, illustrated by Eva Lindström, translated by Julia Marshall
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"A poignant tale tenderly executed in both illustrations and words. (Picture book. 3-8)"
A white child takes an old dog for a walk in this Swedish import (by way of New Zealand). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

VOODOO, LTD. by Ross Thomas
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 1992

"Murder, blackmail, double-crossing galore—it all adds up to a delightfully relaxed canter around WuDu's track."
Artie Wu and Quincy Durant, the principal soldiers-of-fortune in WuDu, Ltd. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RABBIT EARS by Amber Stewart
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2006

"Few preschoolers will not be able to find a kindred spirit in this little bunny. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Sometimes all it takes is the example of someone slightly older to encourage children to try new things. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE BIG EARS by Cynthia Moss
ANIMALS
Released: Dec. 1, 1996

"As is true of Ely, readers will have to work for their reward: a triumphant story of an elephant's survival against the odds. (Picture book/nonfiction. 8-10)"
Subtitled ``The Story of Ely,'' this book takes a look at the first year of life for a physically challenged African elephant—also the subject of PBS documentaries—born in Amboseli National Park in Kenya. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ANIMAL EARS by Mary Holland
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 10, 2018

"A fascinating look at animals' varied ears. (Nonfiction. 3-7)"
A look at ears joins Holland's other books on animal eyes, legs, mouths, and tails. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FLOPPY EARS by Ruth Louise Symes
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2005

"The delicately colored pictures are full of flowers, grasses and small creatures besides the bunnies, and the coney hearth is cozy as could be, but there's not a lot of there there. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A ho-hum story with rather pretty illustrations, this is also afflicted with Silly Name Syndrome, as big sibling bunny Twitchy Nose is told he cannot go out and play unless s/he takes small sibling Floppy Ears. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ABC BOOKS
Released: April 1, 2004

"Along with similar images, the photos are already available as greeting cards, games, calendars, and plush animals—but young dog lovers who just can't get enough will drool over this blatantly appealing gallery. (Picture book. 3-5)"
A gathering of relentlessly cute puppy photos selected from a commercial online archive and loosely matched to alphabetic captions: Beg, Eat, Fetch, Howl, etc. With a few exceptions, each puppy is a different breed (identified at the end); all are posed in close-up, against white backgrounds, and generally looking up from the page. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TAIL TOES EYES EARS NOSE by Marilee Robin Burton
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 8, 2011

"There are many apps with more options, extras and dazzling art and sound, but despite its similarity to 'Heads, Shoulders, Knees, And Toes,' it feels just homespun and direct enough to charm. (iPad storybook app. 1-4)"
A simple, easy-to-navigate app featuring an assortment of animals and the titular body parts they have in common is no-frills enough to please toddlers, though parents may wish it offered a little more. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ALL EARS, ALL EYES by Richard Jackson
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 7, 2017

"Dazzling. (Picture book. 4-7)"
This quiet book explores what happens in a forest as day slips into night. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE NIGHT HAS EARS by Ashley  Bryan
Released: Oct. 1, 1999

Every country boasts its own proverbs, but unless US children study a foreign language or live in a bilingual family, their exposure to these pithy sayings can be limited. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 26, 1995

"Highly romanticized and flatly told, but nonetheless informative. (16 pages b&w photos, not seen) ($30,000 ad/promo)"
Another elegiac ``as-told-to'' autobiography from writer/photographer Erdoes. Read full book review >