Search Results: "Miles Kelly Publishing"


BOOK REVIEW

SPEED MACHINES by Steve Parker
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 15, 2012

"More a handsome first draft than a well-considered final product. (Nonfiction enhanced e-book. 10 & up)"
Developer Miles Kelly presents a decent but curiously static selection of speedy land, sea and air vehicles. 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

HANSEL AND GRETEL by PB&J Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 5, 2012

"An eye-catching, trim and attention-holding version of the unnerving fairy tale. (iPad storybook app. 4-7)"
A charming, if heavily edited version of the old German tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN JUST LIKE ME by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"More important than ever to combat intolerance and encourage interest in readers' young peers, this highly visual overview is well worth the update. (Nonfiction. 8-11)"
A new edition of a 1995 favorite, this volume will draw in today's children with the immediacy of its photos of 44 international children. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PUPPIES by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 3, 2017

"Resist the sad puppy eyes—sturdier and more effective puppy books are available. (Board book. 1-3)"
A book of cute puppies: hard to go wrong, right? Read full book review >