Search Results: "Little Bahalia Publishing"


BOOK REVIEW

A TROOP IS A GROUP OF MONKEYS by Julie Hedlund
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 17, 2013

"A pleasing app, but one that could use the iPad's interactive features to help children learn new vocabulary more effectively. (iPad informational app. 3-7)"
From a parliament of owls to a tower of giraffes, young readers will learn interesting collective nouns used for groups of animals. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BOX & I by Sue Moring
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 6, 2014

"Ho-hum. (iPad storybook app. 2-5)"
It's a running joke with parents: Buy your kids expensive toys, and they'll end up playing with the box. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ITSY BITSY SPIDER by Rebecca Emberley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 21, 2014

"Give this one a miss. (iPad nursery-rhyme app. 1-4)"
Based on a favorite classic finger rhyme, this app features accompanying music and vocals by jazz musician Peter Black. 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

VIRTUAL REALITY by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 7, 2017

"A brave but labored effort, too crude and piecemeal to do more than hint at this new tech's potential. (stickers, index) (Informational novelty. 10-12)"
An introduction to VR, with a cardboard viewer and five downloadable environments to sample. Read full book review >