Search Results: "Caroline Jayne Church"


BOOK REVIEW

I LOVE MY ROBOT by Caroline Jayne Church
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 29, 2015

"Look elsewhere for board books that don't seek to confine children to stereotypes at the toddler stage. (Board book. 6 mos.-3)"
A little boy celebrates his toy robot. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PING PONG PIG by Caroline Jayne Church
ADVENTURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"Hold fast to the spirit of youth, little Ping Pong; once pigs fly, what's to stop them from driving the family car? (Picture book. 3-6)"
Ping Pong is a pig after a child's own heart. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE APPLE GOAT by Caroline Jayne Church
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2007

"This is a delightful addition to autumnal collections. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Just in time for the autumn apple harvest comes this sweet rustic tale of an ordinary goat—ordinary except for her eating habits, that is. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I AM A BIG BROTHER by Caroline Jayne Church
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 27, 2015

"A good choice for caregivers looking for a positive, uncomplicated introduction to a new baby that focuses on everything an older sibling can do to help. (Board book. 2-4)"
A little boy exults in his new role as big brother. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TEN TINY TOES by Caroline Jayne Church
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"Great fun for one-on-one sharing and a perfect toddler storytime selection. (Board book. 3 mos.-3)"
A playful exploration of the body for the littlest learners. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOODNIGHT, I LOVE YOU by Caroline Jayne Church
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 1, 2012

"A quiet depiction of self-reliant slumber. (Board book. 1-3)"
An evening routine provides stability for two smiling siblings. Read full book review >

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TWINKLE, TWINKLE, LITTLE STAR by Caroline Jayne Church
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 24, 2014

"This is a sweet book; it's a darn shame the children are so monochromatic. (Board book. 6 mos.-2)"
A sweet and sparkly version of the classic song. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DO YOUR EARS HANG LOW? by Caroline Jayne Church
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2001

"Welcome new images for this once sarcastic lyric. (Nonfiction. 3-5)"
Two puppies frolic through the rhymes and rhythms of the traditional song as they meet with eyebrows raised expectantly and their long ears "wobble to and fro." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DIGBY TAKES CHARGE by Caroline Jayne Church
ANIMALS
Released: July 24, 2007

"Would that learning manners was always so amusing. (Picture book. 2-7)"
Digby, the new sheepdog, learns the secret to getting what he wants, and teaches readers an important lesson in manners at the same time. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I WILL LOVE YOU FOREVER by Caroline Jayne Church
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 30, 2016

"Cuddle up with this cheery board book to assure your babies that they too are loved. (Board book. 1-3)"
Parental love has never been expressed so sweetly and believably. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SWEET CHILD OF MINE by Caroline Jayne Church
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 26, 2014

"This one serves as a gentle introduction to the concepts of day, night and the four seasons while celebrating and cementing the parent/child bond—if only it were more ethnically inclusive. (Board book. 6 mos.-3)"
A simple, joyful expression of love at all hours and through all seasons. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RUFF! by Caroline Jayne Church
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2013

"Poor Ruff. Busy? Yes. Wonderfully amazing? No. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Industrious dog meets charming mouse! Angry duckling falls from sky! Friendship ensues! And isn't it great that they'll all be together again tomorrow and probably for more overly exclamatory sequels? Read full book review >