Search Results: "Buket Erdogan"


BOOK REVIEW

MOUSE’S FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL by Lauren Thompson
ANIMALS
Released: July 1, 2003

"This is an enjoyable jaunt—Erdogan's rich, saturated palette is as inviting as ever and Thompson's distillation of the first-day-of-school experience will ease the nerves of antsy young ones. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Mouse gets an education in this spirited offering from Thompson and Erdogan, the fourth in the series of firsts that started out with Mouse's First Christmas (1999). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MOUSE’S FIRST HALLOWEEN by Lauren Thompson
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

"The book will reassure timorous listeners in both individual and group settings about a meant-to-be-spooky holiday—and perhaps even provide by extension a means of lessening fearfulness in other 'scary' situations they encounter. (Picture book. 2-6)"
A tiny mouse's gently scary investigation of typical Halloween encounters reveals calming answers to worrisome possibilities. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MOUSE’S FIRST VALENTINE by Lauren Thompson
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 1, 2002

"Perfect for reading and sharing, it's another sweet treat from a talented team. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Thompson and Erdogan (Mouse's First Halloween, 2000, etc.) pair up yet again for a delightful dose of holiday cheer. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PLAY NICE, CALICO! by Karma Wilson
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 16, 2008

"One of the burgeoning Calico series."
Wilson's playful kitten struggles with sharing and boasting in this well-meaning but ultimately unsuccessful tale that will please grown-ups more than it teaches toddlers. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ISTANBUL ADVENTURE WITH BRUCE THE GOOSE by Leyla  Emory
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 24, 2012

"The photographs are enticingly grand and bright, but the covering story and the software still have far to go. (iPad informational app. 7-9)"
Now a tour, now a chase and much in need of copy editing, this helter-skelter introduction to Istanbul presents the city's highlights with more enthusiasm than grace. Read full book review >