Search Results: "Amy Krouse Rosenthal"


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TEXTBOOK AMY KROUSE ROSENTHAL by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 9, 2016

"Long on inventiveness but short on substance."
Ephemera from the life of a children's book author. Read full book review >

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I SCREAM ICE SCREAM! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2013

"Witty wordplay guaranteed to tease and tickle. (Picture book. 5 & up)"
This playful collection of 14 ingeniously illustrated "wordles" introduces readers to homophones. Read full book review >

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CHOPSTICKS by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 24, 2012

"Who knew there were so many lessons to be learned from a cutlery drawer? (Picture book. 4-8)"
This companion to the well-loved Spoon (2009) is equally charming. Read full book review >

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AL PHA'S BET by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
ABC BOOKS
Released: May 1, 2011

"A fresh take on a tried-and-true topic. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Less a traditional abecedary than an original pourquois tale, Rosenthal's latest asks the question, how did the alphabet come to be? Read full book review >

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CHRISTMAS COOKIES by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"A simple recipe for Christmas cookies concludes this sweet but fulfilling holiday treat. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Rosenthal and Dyer follow up their popular collaboration, Cookies: Bite-Size Life Lessons (2006), with this delightful sequel, which uses the same format to introduce concepts and feelings set in kitchen vignettes, this time during the Christmas season. Read full book review >

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UNI THE UNICORN AND THE DREAM COME TRUE by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 29, 2017

"A sweet story for anyone who needs to find a little sunshine and sparkle. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Uni and the little girl from their first outing (Uni the Unicorn, 2014) finally meet. Read full book review >

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WUMBERS by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2012

"Let's just hope there are no h8trs. (Picture book. 5-8)"
For the unversed, a "wumber" is a word crea8ted using numbers. (Obviously!) Read full book review >

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THE OK BOOK by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2007

Promoting the virtues of adequacy, a stick figure with an "O" for a head atop a "K" body demonstrates moderate abilities to skip, climb, hide, share, swim and other common acts. Read full book review >

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I WISH YOU MORE by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2015

"Although the love comes shining through, the text often confuses in straining for patterned simplicity. (Picture book. 5-8)"
A collection of parental wishes for a child. Read full book review >

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EXCLAMATION MARK by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2013

"Funny and spirited (and secretly educational, but nobody will notice). (Picture book. 4-8)"
Punctuation with pizzazz. Read full book review >

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THIS PLUS THAT by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2011

"Clever premise + artful execution = sure winner. (Picture book. 4-8)"
You don't have to be a math whiz to enjoy these equations that explore many aspects of a child's daily life with surprising results, depending on what's added, subtracted or divided. Read full book review >

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BEDTIME FOR MOMMY by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: April 1, 2010

"It's a game played out in families everywhere and executed very well here. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A wry role-reversal tale finds a freckle-faced little girl cajoling her mother into bed. Read full book review >