Search Results: "Guido van Genechten"


BOOK REVIEW

HAPPY ANGRY SAD by Guido van Genechten
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 25, 2014

"Even the most patient and precocious of preschoolers will need lots of help with this one. (Board book. 3-5)"
A challenging exercise in sorting, categorization and identification. Read full book review >

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GILBERT THE GHOST by Guido van Genechten
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2015

"'Different' never looked so appealing. (Picture book. 3-5)"
A little ghost unapologetically makes the most of being different. Read full book review >

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BIG AND SMALL by Guido van Genechten
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2013

"Visually appealing, this offering will provide some enjoyable practice in categorizing, sorting and identifying differences. (Board book. 3-5)"
This large, sturdy board book offers plenty of seek-and-find fun. Read full book review >

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THE BIG EATING BOOK by Guido van Genechten
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2012

"With lightly applied humor and eye-catching graphics, this introduction succeeds deliciously. (Board book. 18 mos.-3)"
Picky eaters have no place in this survey of foods and eating habits. Read full book review >

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BECAUSE YOU ARE MY FRIEND by Guido van Genechten
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"It's certainly accessible for very young children, but it carries an odd message: Should we be friends only with those exactly like us? (Picture book. 3-5)"
A bear's best friend is his Mommy, until he's old enough to find his own. Read full book review >

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NO GHOST UNDER MY BED by Guido van Genechten
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2010

"The abundance of sounds and repetition of key phrases makes it great for reading aloud. (Picture book. 3-6)"
When Jake can't sleep, he calls his favorite ghostbuster. Read full book review >

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THE CUDDLE BOOK by Guido van Genechten
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2004

Who loves a cuddle? Read full book review >

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RICKY'S CHRISTMAS TREE by Guido van Genechten
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

"This endearing bunny deserves a better tale. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Ricky is a cheerful young rabbit preparing for the Christmas holiday celebration in this sixth entry in a series originating in Holland and Belgium. Read full book review >

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RICKY'S BIRTHDAY by Guido van Genechten
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2012

"Bland. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Ricky's birthday can't be perfect without his best friend there to share it. Read full book review >

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LOOK AT THAT! by Guido van Genechten
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 1, 2008

"Chances are good adult readers will be able to identify them. (6-18 mos.)"
A simple, vocabulary-building book for babies positions colorful, smiling animals on plain backgrounds, one per page. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TITO THE MAGICIAN by Guido van Genechten
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 9, 2016

"Genuine self-confidence, humility, and a sense of wonder: bravo, Tito. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Being a magician is no easy trick. It hinges on one of the human qualities that's most difficult to achieve. Read full book review >