Search Results: "Etomes Publishing"


BOOK REVIEW

THE SIGN OF FOUR by Arthur Conan Doyle
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Dec. 19, 2013

"The app has some visual appeal and usefulness to newcomers to Holmes, but it shouldn't be confused for a serious critical edition. (Requires iOS 6 and above.)"
A Sherlock Holmes classic is supplemented with essays and addenda. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BABY ANIMAL FRIENDS by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 7, 2016

"A bright, friendly read for little ones just starting to use books for themselves. (Board book. 9-18 mos.)"
Baby animals on parade. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SOPHIE'S BIG NOISY DAY BOOK! by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"Maisy fans are unlikely to give a hoot for this sugary and clumsily designed alternative. (Novelty board book. 1-3)"
Sophie la girafe's day gets off to a quiet start—but it definitely doesn't stay that way. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SENSEATIONAL ILLUSIONS by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 6, 2015

"Despite some features with limited shelf life, a useful start to exploring the body's full sensorium. (Informational pop-up. 8-10)"
Pop-ups and bright graphics demonstrate that humans have more than five senses to fool. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HIDE AND SEEK by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"Together with its companion, a well-planned, well-crafted option for the littlest book lovers. (Board book. 0-2)"
Part of the Sophie la girafe series, this small, square, interactive board book features Sophie playing a game of hide-and-seek. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SOPHIE'S PULL THE TAB PLAY BOOK by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"An uninspired riff that boasts nothing more than a popular figure. (Board book. 6 mos.-1)"
The popular teething toy gets another new board book. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I'M READY FOR SCHOOL by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 5, 2015

"It's a little busy, but caregivers looking for plenty of skills practice in one volume may find this one a good value. (Board book. 2-5)"
Lots of preschool lessons are packed into a single, oversized board-book package. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BABY TOUCH YOUR NOSE by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 7, 2016

"A demographically and developmentally appropriate offering. (Board book. 6 mos.-2)"
Babies demonstrate simple actions in photos accompanied by one line of a couplet. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SUPER COOL TECH by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 11, 2016

"Polished product for techno-browsers—current, if not likely to stay on the cutting edge for long. (glossary, index) (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
A broad survey of high-tech wonders large and small, in an eye-catching format. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SOPHIE’S BIG BEEP BEEP BOOK! by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"Children with easily annoyed or embarrassed parents will love it. (Novelty/board book. 1-3)"
Sophie la girafe thinks it might be a good day to take a walk—but her friends have other ideas. Read full book review >