Search Results: "Marjolein Bastin"


BOOK REVIEW

PIRATES by Suzan Boshouwers
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2012

"A lubberly addition to the fleet, kept afloat by its pictures. (Informational picture book. 6-8)"
Light scrapings of pirate lore are delivered by two children dressed to the hilt for their roles and leading a ragged but distinctly nonfearsome crew. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MUSICAL BEDS by Mara Bergman
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"Perfect to share just before toddling off to the right bed. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A trio of tots keeps a weary Dad running in this tale of nocturnal wanderings. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

JACK IN A BOX by Julia Jarman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 15, 2005

"Stick with smoother takes on the theme, such as Marisabina Russo's The Big Brown Box (2000), or John Prater's The Gift (1986). (Picture book. 5-7)"
A muffed take on the observation that children sometimes get more out of the box in which a gift comes than the gift itself. Read full book review >