Search Results: "Mara Van Fleet"


BOOK REVIEW

NIGHT-NIGHT, PRINCESS by Mara Van Fleet
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"Not worth losing sleep over. (Board book. 2-4)"
It's long past time for bed, but a certain little princess is not one bit sleepy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MAMA'S PAJAMAS by Mara Van Fleet
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 2, 2017

"Sweet and insipid. (Board book. 1-3)"
Two very lucky children have a crafty mother who makes pajamas most children can only dream of. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE COLOR FAIRIES by Mara Van Fleet
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 1, 2012

"Those sturdy tabs are the only thing worth celebrating in this book. (Board book. 1-3)"
Dainty fairies prepare a young princess for the Royal Rainbow Ball in this nausea-inducing confection. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

COLOR DOG by Matthew Van Fleet
by Matthew Van Fleet, illustrated by Matthew Van Fleet, photographed by Brian Stanton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"This ambitious, interactive exploration of color will be of particular appeal to dog lovers. (Board book. 2-5)"
A chunky board book about colors features photographs of dogs and incorporates many interactive elements. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MUNCH! by Matthew Van Fleet
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 27, 2013

"While the books in this series are formulaic, fortunately it is a formula that works. (Board book. 2-5)"
As with Lick! (2013) and Sniff! (2012) before, Van Fleet presents an interactive book specifically designed with toddlers in mind. Read full book review >

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DANCE by Matthew Van Fleet
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 14, 2017

"Little fingers will enjoy making this book dance, and their bodies may not be far behind. (Pop-up board book. 2-5)"
Using his signature supersturdy pull-tabs to animate the scenes, Van Fleet concocts a crowd pleaser about a baby chick learning to dance. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RECKLESS HEARTS by Heather Van Fleet
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 7, 2017

"A disappointing effort."
An ex-Marine raising his daughter with the help of his two best friends meets the perfect nanny for his daughter, but when their mutual attraction creates tension in their business relationship, he's not sure how to handle it. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ABSOLUTION by Susan Fleet
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 6, 2008

"Tight pacing and no-nonsense prose save an otherwise cookie-cutter thriller."
A cop hunts a serial killer in New Orleans. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Oct. 10, 2011

"A whirlwind of juicy drama with dangling-carrot closure."
Former Days of Our Lives actress Purl imbues her soap opera finesse into the fictional setting of Milford-Haven, a sleepy California coastal town where a cast of characters balance matters of the head and heart. Read full book review >