Search Results: "Remy Charlip"


BOOK REVIEW

A PERFECT DAY by Remy Charlip
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2007

"A perfect day in a perfect volume. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A gentle summary of a flawless day points the way to bed. Read full book review >

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BABY HEARTS AND BABY FLOWERS by Remy Charlip
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: Dec. 1, 2001

"Dulcet bedtime reading. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A small, gentle, loving lullaby, in a perfect marriage of text and image. Read full book review >

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FORTUNATELY by Remy Charlip
Released: Sept. 1, 1964

"Nevertheless, the book should spark imaginative, endless juvenile imitation."

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

"Children might want to share this veteran writer's oblique, whimsical reminder to slow down and smell the printer's ink with their overscheduled parents. (Picture book. 7-9)"
The illustrator of Karen Hesse's Come On, Rain! (1999) places Charlip's (Peanut Butter Party, not reviewed, etc.) rushed young narrator amidst an extended, multicultural family and gives her a book that is recognizably this one, sometimes even open to the same spread. Read full book review >

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DAVID'S LITTLE INDIAN by Remy Charlip
Released: June 15, 1956

"Firmly side sewn."
The publishers note that this is the last of Margaret Wise Brown's scripts in their hands. Read full book review >

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THE DEAD BIRD by Remy Charlip
Released: June 15, 1958

"The tone is reverent and solemn rather than morbid."
The bird was dead when the children found it. Read full book review >

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REMY AND LULU by Kevin  Hawkes
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 9, 2014

"Readers will find themselves with their noses to the pages to observe and enjoy the stylistic variation. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Behind every great painter there's a great painter who's a dog. Read full book review >

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REMY SNEAKERS VS. THE ROBO-RATS by Kevin Sherry
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 25, 2017

"A madcap series opener with a wink or two at some topical themes. (Graphic/fantasy hybrid. 6-8)"
When an evil toymaker threatens to release a fleet of robot pigeon spy drones, it's up to urban raccoon Remy to organize and lead the resistance. Read full book review >

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Across the Long Sea by Sarah Remy
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 29, 2015

"As the stakes rise in this tale about a king's sorcerer, pages practically turn themselves, but several questions remain unanswered until the next installment."
Remy (Stonehill Downs, 2014) offers a historical fantasy sequel that deepens the mysteries surrounding the Kingdom of Wilhaiim. Read full book review >

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WELCOME TO DOG BEACH by Lisa Greenwald
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 15, 2014

"Remy's quiet tale of change and growth marks a promising start to a new series. (Fiction. 8-11)"
A characteristically sensitive exploration of the emotional life of preteens from Greenwald. Read full book review >