Search Results: "Ellen Stoll Walsh"


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MOUSE SHAPES by Ellen Stoll Walsh
ANIMALS
Released: July 1, 2007

"This welcome addition should inspire both kids and grown-ups to create their own shape stories. (Picture book. 2-7)"
Stoll's signature paper-collaged mice return with another cheerful exposition for preschoolers. Read full book review >

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DOT & JABBER AND THE GREAT ACORN MYSTERY by Ellen Stoll Walsh
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2001

"Dot and Jabber are the perfect mice to lead young readers in exploring the great outdoors. (Picture book. 3-7)"
More of Walsh's (Mouse Magic, 2000, etc.) mice have arrived on the scene to delight and teach young readers. Read full book review >

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FOR PETE'S SAKE by Ellen Stoll Walsh
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 1998

"A comforting, gladdening tale. (Picture book. 3-8)"
As an alligator among flamingos, Pete is a fish out of water. Read full book review >

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DOT & JABBER AND THE BIG BUG MYSTERY by Ellen Stoll Walsh
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 1, 2003

"Another excellent science mystery. (Picture book. 3-7)"
The dynamic mouse detective duo is at it again solving mysteries of the natural world for young children. Read full book review >

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JACK'S TALE by Ellen Stoll Walsh
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 1997

Jack is a cut-paper frog, applied to the page, whom Walsh (Samantha, 1996, etc.) uses to explain the broadest elements of a fairy tale: the challenge, the mettle tested, the happily ever after. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

"Hopefully, Dot and Jabber are lining up more mysteries to add to this excellent stream of informative titles for young minds. (Picture book. 3-6)"
They're baaaack! Read full book review >

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SAMANTHA by Ellen Stoll Walsh
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 1996

"Reminiscent of Leo Lionni's minimalist fare, this personable piece will find an audience in all toddlers taking their first timid steps toward independence. (Picture book. 3-8)"
The popular cut-paper collage mice return to help Walsh (Pip's Magic, 1994, etc.) with a gentle lesson about feeling safe. Read full book review >

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PIP'S MAGIC by Ellen Stoll Walsh
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 1994

"Less rarified of theme than Walsh's Hop Jump (1993), this imaginative, boldly colored treatment of a common anxiety is her best work yet. (Fiction/Picture book. 2-6)"
A salamander finds magic in an unexpected place when he sets out after a cure for his fear of darkness. Read full book review >

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HOP JUMP by Ellen Stoll Walsh
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 1993

"A beautifully designed book that, like Walsh's earlier efforts, yields new subtleties and visual delights with each reading. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Another outstandingly handsome book from the creator of Mouse Count (1991, ALA Notable). Read full book review >

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WHERE IS JUMPER? by Ellen Stoll Walsh
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 13, 2015

"Walsh has a knack for creating illustrations and text that seem ever so simple yet have plenty of acumen, emotion, and pure fun. More mice, please. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Walsh brings back her trademark mice for another concept book (Balancing Act, 2010, etc.).Read full book review >

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BALANCING ACT by Ellen Stoll Walsh
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 21, 2010

"Tips the scales in a subject area surprisingly lacking. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Walsh's latest finds her trademark mice exploring the mathematical concept of balance. Read full book review >