Search Results: "Ole Könnecke"


BOOK REVIEW

YOU CAN DO IT, BERT! by Ole Könnecke
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2015

"A winning example of less is more. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Can Bert do it? Can he take the plunge off the branch and launch himself into the yonder? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ANTON AND THE BATTLE by Ole Könnecke
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2013

"Five-year-olds the world over (this was first published in Germany) will recognize the conversations and the friendship in this sweet book. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Little boys and their (imaginary) toys make for a very real story of rivalry and friendship. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BIG BOOK OF ANIMALS OF THE WORLD by Ole Könnecke
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"This is one to pore over—visually appealing, intellectually satisfying, and fun to boot. (Board book. 2-5)"
This oversized board book highlights both familiar and unusual animals in a variety of habitats. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ANTHONY AND THE GIRLS by Ole Könnecke
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2006

"Illustrated with round-headed, Charlie Brown-style figures over a scant handful of words per page, this is nonetheless likely to have more meaning for readers who recognize its metaphorical level. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Originally published in Germany, a wry episode in social interaction is conveyed in deceptively simple art and text. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BIG BOOK OF WORDS AND PICTURES by Monika Smith
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2012

"There are not enough words available to save this jampacked selection from bursting-at-the-seams busyness. (Board book. 2-4)"
A picture dictionary without much rhyme or reason. Read full book review >