Search Results: "Doreen Cronin"


BOOK REVIEW

CLICK, CLACK, HO! HO! HO! by Doreen Cronin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 22, 2015

"An endearing story that will appeal to a wide age range, including preschoolers, new readers, and older kids who love the Click Clack crowd. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Cronin and Lewin are back with a Christmas story to add to their popular series starring the barnyard buddies from Click, Clack, Moo (2000) and its many successors. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE CHICKEN SQUAD by Doreen Cronin
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 8, 2014

"Most of the more challenging words are repeated many times as the chickens recount the story for each other and Tail, making this a great first chapter book. (Comic mystery. 6-9)"
In this delightful spinoff of the J.J. Tully series, this time the chickens are in charge—sort of. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CLICK, CLACK, PEEP! by Doreen Cronin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 10, 2015

"Nevertheless, the familiar high jinks of this parental Duck and his farmyard companions will provoke plenty of giggles. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Poor Farmer Brown has a new animal to contend with, and this one is disrupting the whole barn! Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BOOM SNOT TWITTY THIS WAY THAT WAY by Doreen Cronin
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 30, 2015

"Quietly alluring and visually peaceful. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A bear, a bird, and a snail differ on plans for an outing. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE LEGEND OF DIAMOND LIL by Doreen Cronin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 28, 2012

"Here's hoping J.J. and company find more to puzzle over pronto. (Comic mystery. 8-11)"
Fans of Cronin's first J.J. Tully mystery, The Trouble with Chickens (2011), will welcome the return of retired search-and-rescue dog J.J. Tully, mother hen Moosh and her four chicks in this follow-up adventure. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DUCK FOR PRESIDENT by Doreen Cronin
ANIMALS
Released: March 2, 2004

"All things considered, he has plenty to write about. (Picture book. 6-8)"
Just in time for an election year, the feathered troublemaker of Click, Clack, Moo (2000) and Giggle, Giggle, Quack (2002) enters the political arena, with sidesplitting results. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SMICK by Doreen Cronin
by Doreen Cronin, illustrated by Juana Medina
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 5, 2015

"Less is definitely more in this fetching, fun-filled mix of dog, chick and stick, guaranteed to tickle all. (Picture book. 2-8)"
A dog named Smick encounters a stick and Chick, with high-action results. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BOOM, SNOT, TWITTY by Doreen Cronin
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 17, 2014

"Serene, quietly joyous and utterly life-affirming. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Three friends with different philosophies spend a companionable day together, crocheting and weathering storms. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE CASE OF THE WEIRD BLUE CHICKEN by Doreen Cronin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"New readers have a terrific new series to laugh over. (Mystery. 6-9)"
Chickens Dirt, Sugar, Poppy and Sweetie are back! Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CLICK, CLACK, BOO! by Doreen Cronin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 13, 2013

"Sweet and silly—good enough for Halloween. (Picture book. 3-6)"
The barnyard animals love Halloween. Farmer Brown does not. Sounds like the perfect time for tricks and treats! Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RESCUE BUNNIES by Doreen Cronin
ADVENTURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"An inventive look at an essential profession. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Appropriately named Newbie is training to become a Rescue Bunny. Read full book review >