Search Results: "Duck Duck Moose"


BOOK REVIEW

DUCK, DUCK, MOOSE by Dave Horowitz
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2009

"The nugget of warmth here is in the First Law of Moving—whether it be for a vacation or away from home altogether, it may very well result in the unexpected reaction of happiness. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Moose embodies Newton's First Law of Motion: Bodies at rest stay at rest. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DUCK, DUCK, MOOSE! by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"Fun, fun, fun! (Picture book. 3-6)"
Two ducks plus one moose equals mayhem, mischief and true friendship. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DUCK by Juan Wijngaard
illustrated by Juan Wijngaard
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 1991

"Baby Animal Board Book'' series: Bear; Cat; Dog. (Picture book. 0-4)"
In a nicely inventive board book, a duckling has five experiences for the toddler to share and discuss: it nibbles a hole in a loaf of bread, swims in a wheelbarrow full of water, etc. The simple realistic illustrations are appealing and well drawn. Read full book review >

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DUCK by Randy Cecil
by Randy Cecil, illustrated by Randy Cecil
ANIMALS
Released: Feb. 1, 2008

"She's still much bigger than he is—but at least her dreams don't come true by having her turn real, which makes for a refreshing change. (Picture book. 6-8)"
Equally affecting on literal and metaphorical levels, this tale of a wooden carousel duck who yearns to fly like a real duck makes prime shared reading. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHEELS ON THE BUS HD by Duck Duck Moose
IPAD BOOK APPS

"For a truly exciting interactive bus ride, Paul O. Zelinsky's 1990 pop-up adventure is still the gold standard. (iPad storybook app. 18 mos.-4)"
Based on the children's song, this sunny sing-along's opening screen invites kids to "Poke or slide things on the screen to see what happens!" Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

COLD LITTLE DUCK, DUCK, DUCK by Lisa Westberg Peters
ANIMALS
Released: March 31, 2000

"Sweet, sweet, sweet. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A little duck learns the power of positive thinking in this salute to spring. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DUCK, DUCK, PORCUPINE! by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 17, 2016

"Although they don't have quite the sophistication of Elephant and Piggie, these three friends should find a place on the shelf with Yoon's earlier reading buddy, Penguin. (Graphic early reader. 5-8)"
A simple chapter book/graphic novel to engage the youngest new readers. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DUCK DUCK WALLY by Gabe Rotter
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2007

"A novel for those with no aversion to the broadest satire or affinity for political correctness."
A preposterous setup eventually pays entertaining dividends in this slapstick send-up of show business in general and hip-hop in particular. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DUCK, DUCK, GOOSE! by Karen Beaumont
ANIMALS
Released: Feb. 1, 2004

There is a good blend of musicality, movement, and suspense—all pegged for the preschooler's ear—in this cumulative rhyme-along from Beaumont. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DUCK, DUCK, DINOSAUR by Kallie George
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 9, 2016

"Ultimately, with differences at least temporarily forgotten, everyone here is, as Spike puts it, 'HAPPY!' (Picture book. 3-5)"
Sibling competition is muffled beneath the wings of loving Mama Duck in this oblique pondside parable. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DUCK, DUCK, GOOSE by Tad Hills
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 9, 2007

"The charming illustrations portray this tale of friendship perfectly, and the text, reminiscent of The Story of Ferdinand, is, like Hills's first in the series, energetic, appealing and filled with warmth. (Picture book. 3-6)"