Search Results: "Carole P. Roman"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Nov. 17, 2014

"Gives kids a compelling glimpse of another colorful culture."
Roman (If You Were Me and Lived in…Peru, 2014, etc.) is back, this time helping kids virtually visit Hungary through an exploration of life and culture there. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 23, 2014

"A look at an important world culture that will show kids just how similar they are to others around the world."
An overview of Greek life and culture that offers readers a virtual tour through the country, as told from a child's perspective. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 23, 2014

"A fantastic addition to any young pirate's library."
Captain No Beard leads his spunky crew north in this latest installment of Roman's (The Crew Goes Coconuts: A Captain No Beard Story, 2014, etc.) charming series of pirate picture books. Read full book review >

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Released: Jan. 30, 2014

"Another fun, satisfying pirate adventure."
Roman's (Captain No Beard: Strangers on the High Seas, 2013, etc.) pirate adventure, the fifthinstallment in her picture-book series, tackles the idea of what really matters. Read full book review >

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A Flag For The Flying Dragon by Carole P. Roman
Released: March 27, 2015

"Another trunk full of golden pirate treasure from Roman."
In Roman's (Fribbet the Frog and the Tadpoles, 2015, etc.) newest pirate adventure for kids, a new crew member rocks the boat. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: May 28, 2014

"An engaging read that teaches elementary-age kids about the similarities and differences between the United States and Portugal."
A short, illustrated book that aims to give young readers a basic understanding of the lives and culture of their Portuguese peers. Read full book review >

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Released: March 26, 2014

"Kids will easily and enjoyably learn the basics about Australian life and culture."
In the latest installment of Roman's (The Crew Goes Coconuts!, 2014, etc.) series—which previously examined India, France, Mexico and elsewhere—elementary age readers learn about the culture, geography and everyday lives of children in Australia. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 12, 2013

"The simple, engaging premise works again."
The latest installment of this children's book series introduces kids to the culture, geography and traditions of Norway. Read full book review >

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If You Were Me And Lived In... Mexico by Carole P. Roman
Released: March 22, 2013

"Despite some weaknesses, a helpful introduction to Mexico for early elementary students and a useful addition to a Spanish language lesson."
Supported by primary colors and playful illustrations, Roman (Stuck in the Doldrums: A Lesson in Sharing—A Captain No Beard Story, 2013, etc.) takes little ones on a journey through the sights, sounds and spaces of Mexico. Read full book review >

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I WANT TO DO YOGA TOO by Carole P. Roman
Released: Dec. 24, 2012

"A cute story likely to inspire little yogis."
A little girl has fun learning to do simple yoga poses in Roman's picture book. Read full book review >

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Being a Captain Is Hard Work by Carole P. Roman
Released: Dec. 31, 2015

"A fantastic pirate adventure that mixes life and science lessons with danger, friendship, and triumph."
Roman's (If You Were Me and Lived in…Italy, 2015) newest Captain No Beard adventure takes the stormy high seas to a new level. Read full book review >

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Fribbet the Frog and the Tadpoles by Carole P. Roman
Released: Jan. 7, 2015

"Another strong installment in the Captain No Beard series despite quieter action and the obvious educational bend."
Captain No Beard and his loyal crew hit the high seas amid tears, change, and friendship in Roman's (Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis, 2014) newest pirate picture book. Read full book review >