Search Results: "Darcia LaBrosse"


BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE BROWN HEN’S SHOWER by Pamela Duncan Edwards
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2001

"A silly story with a grammar lesson. (Picture Book. 3-6)"
Invited to attend a shower, Little Brown Hen mistakenly believes that means it is going to rain and takes her umbrella to keep her egg dry—causing a great deal of confusion and laughter on the farm. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE GRUMPY MORNING by Pamela Duncan Edwards
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 1998

"Labrosse's sunny drawings match Edward's happy rhyme and its amiable female lead; the only aspect that may be off is the title—the players are never discontented enough to qualify as really, truly grumpy. (Picture book. 2-5)"
When the farmer oversleeps, it's not her alarm clock that awakens her, but a cacophony of grumpy barnyard animals. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MOMMY’S HANDS by Kathryn Lasky
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2001

"Reading this cozy tale is rather like being enveloped by a mother's warm embrace, subtly reminding readers of the surety of their mother's love. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Through simple observations, a trio of toddlers reveals the love, security, and nurturing that are expressed through the everyday tasks and motions of a mother's hands. Read full book review >