Search Results: "Jui Ishida"


BOOK REVIEW

GOOD NIGHT, LAILA TOV by Laurel Snyder
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 27, 2012

"A wholesome and gentle story that's pleasant and soothing for little ones of all faiths, though it will have extra resonance in Jewish households. (Picture book. 2-4)"
The wonder of the natural world becomes more meaningful through active engagement with it. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SAIL AWAY, LITTLE BOAT by Janet Buell
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2006

"Deeply respectful of the places where man and nature meet, this is a serene journey of beauty. (Picture book. 3-6)"
In this illustrated rhyme, readers follow a toy boat's journey from brook to ocean. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SILVER MOON by Jack Prelutsky
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"While a goodnight book needn't—shouldn't—be stimulating or exciting, the market is so saturated with such reading material that new titles need to add something special to rise above the rest: This doesn't. (Picture book. 0-3)"
A collection of rhymes for the very young falls smack in the middle of twee territory. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHIBI SAMURAI WANTS A PET by Sanae Ishida
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 8, 2017

"Young readers will love returning to find hidden treasures among these pages—a delightful romp. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Little Kunoichi's dazzling pet inspires Chibi Samurai's quest for his own. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE KUNOICHI, THE NINJA GIRL by Sanae Ishida
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 5, 2015

"Stunning artwork, full of warmth and pizazz, presents a lovable heroine who will win hearts with her perseverance and humor. (Picture book. 3-7)"
For Little Kunoichi, ninja school is hard, but with practice, friendship, and humor, she flies high at the Island Festival. Read full book review >