Search Results: "Rosalind Beardshaw"


BOOK REVIEW

GRANDMA’S BEACH by Rosalind Beardshaw
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2004

"A subtle and positively uplifting duo that will easily help any child through those inevitable crestfallen moments in life. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Sometimes creative and inventive grandparents can provide the best solutions for the disappointments a child may encounter. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SHWATSIT! by Christin Ditchfield
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 8, 2009

"A winning choice for all those older siblings wanting to help out with the baby. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Baby talk can be an exasperating experience for older siblings and parents. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHO IS IT? by Sally Grindley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

"A playfully tongue-in-cheek game to tickle readers' fancies. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Several classic fairy tales receive a topsy-turvy retelling in this cheerfully irreverent collection of short tales. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LOLA PLANTS A GARDEN by Anna McQuinn
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 5, 2014

"It's gratifying to see Lola's love of books leading her to new experiences. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Hoping to have a garden like the one in her poetry book, Lola plants seeds, waits and weeds, and finally celebrates with friends. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FUNNY FACE, SUNNY FACE by Sally Symes
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 24, 2015

"A simple, lively rhyme describing a toddler's day, with warm, joyful images that tykes and their caregivers will happily embrace. (Picture book. 1-3)"
What are we going to do today? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MOLE'S BABIES by David Bedford
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2012

"Morris is one well-intentioned papa, though this sentimental message would be better served by a subtler storyline. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery for this nervous first-time dad. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LOLA AT THE LIBRARY by Anna McQuinn
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2006

"Everyone should begin and end the day with a good book. (Picture book. 2-5)"
It's Tuesday: library day and Lola's favorite time of the weekly routine. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MOLE’S IN LOVE by David Bedford
ADVENTURE
Released: March 1, 2009

"Ah, sweet romance. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Spring brings Morris the mole out of his burrow and looking for love. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DOES ANYBODY LOVE ME? by Gillian Lobel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"A happy ending with a reassurance that, yes indeed, many people do love Charlie. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Poor Charlie is stuck with parents who have no appreciation for her wild, sometimes messy imagination in Lobel's amusing US debut. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LOLA READS TO LEO by Anna McQuinn
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2012

"A welcome edition about a welcome addition. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Bibliophile Lola has no trouble adjusting to her role as big sister in this warm slice-of-life story about a little girl welcoming her new baby brother. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

COWLICK! by Christin Ditchfield
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: Jan. 9, 2007

"This is sure to be a sweet beginning to a restful night and will be giggled over and gobbled up; lickety-split—a laptime favorite! (Picture book. 2-5)"
Silly business ensues when the moon rises over a rural home, and two young brothers fall asleep. Read full book review >