Search Results: "Anne Vittur Kennedy"


BOOK REVIEW

RAGWEED'S FARM DOG HANDBOOK by Anne Vittur Kennedy
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"Give that Ragweed an extra biscuit, or just hand over the whole box. A star deserves his just rewards. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A lovable farm dog named Ragweed pens a first-person guidebook that explains how to succeed on the job while earning lots of biscuit rewards. Read full book review >

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THE FARMER'S AWAY! BAA! NEIGH! by Anne Vittur Kennedy
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2014

"Babies, toddlers and very young emergent readers will delight in the strong, playful rhythm and energetic and detailed illustrations in this introduction to the noisy world of animal sounds. (Picture book. 1-4)"

BOOK REVIEW

WHEN POSEY PEEKED AT CHRISTMAS by Ann Dixon
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"Kennedy's adorable mouse characters complement Dixon's gracefully written story, which subtly makes the point that peeking at presents doesn't pay off. (Picture book. 4-7)"
When a mouse family gathers to decorate their Christmas tree, the grandmother tells them a story about her favorite Christmas ornament. Read full book review >

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MISS FOX'S CLASS GETS IT WRONG by Eileen Spinelli
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2012

"This lesson on gossip and rumors goes down like a spoonful of sugar. (Picture book. 4-8)"
When her class starts to see Miss Fox in the frequent company of Officer Blue Fox, rumors start to fly that their teacher is in trouble with the law. Read full book review >

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CALLIE CAT, ICE SKATER by Eileen Spinelli
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

"A rare gem of a lesson in today's competitive, award-seeking society. (Picture book. 4-6)"
Callie lives for winter and skating. Read full book review >

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MISS FOX’S CLASS GOES GREEN by Eileen Spinelli
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"Does only half the job. (Picture book. 4-8)"
As in their earlier release, Peace Week in Miss Fox's Class (2008), Spinelli and Kennedy present a blueprint for social action. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BLUE RIBBON DAY by Catherine Hapka
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2013

"Young pony lovers will find it as enjoyable as the others in the series. (Early reader. 5-8)"
The eighth Pony Scouts book for the I Can Read! series is a little light on plot, but it will still please beginning readers. Read full book review >

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MISS FOX'S CLASS SHAPES UP by Eileen Spinelli
ANIMALS
Released: July 1, 2011

"The combination of can-do attitude and cute animals may make it hard not to jump on the wellness bandwagon; the challenge is just to keep from falling off. (Picture book. 6-8)"
In her fourth outing, when Miss Fox notices sleepy students, rumbly tummies and huffs and puffs at recess, she realizes that her class needs some help getting into better shape. Read full book review >

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PEACE WEEK IN MISS FOX’S CLASS by Eileen Spinelli
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2009

"Kennedy's bright line-and-color illustrations depict a multi-species classroom of endearingly childlike animals. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Fed up with squabbling, Miss Fox declares a Peace Week. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

VERY VEGGIE DEVOS FOR LITTLE ONES by Pamela Kennedy
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 7, 2017

"For VeggieTales fans; others may be mystified by the reverent rhubarb and pious peas. (Board book. 2-4)"
A collection of 30 Christian devotions re-enacted by the anthropomorphic vegetables and fruits from the animated VeggieTales films. Read full book review >

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THE KENNEDY CHRONICLES by Kennedy
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 30, 2013

"Mildly entertaining but superficial and unremarkable."
One of the original video jockeys waxes nostalgic on her time with the MTV network. Read full book review >

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SPINNING WHEEL GOT TO GO ROUND
by Mandy Curtis

BOOK REPORT for What Goes Up by Katie Kennedy

Cover Story: Upside Down
BFF Charm: Single White Female
Swoonworthy Scale: 3
Talky Talk: Science Fiction
Bonus Factors: Alternate Dimensions, Coach Taylor Award
Relationship Status: One and Done

Cover Story: Upside Down

Excuse me, Mr. Astronaut, but you might want to mosey North a little. I know how gravity works, and ...


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