Search Results: "Salina Yoon"


BOOK REVIEW

AT THE BEACH by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 10, 2012

"Toss the toys in a beach bag and set off for this sandy shore. (Board book. 3-18 mos.)"
This cheery visual checklist provides a sunny introduction to the beach. Read full book review >

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CHORES CHORES CHORES! by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2008

"Too bad; this little throwback to the quaint days of weekly chores could be a lot of fun for both group sharing and solo emergent readers. (Picture book. 3-7)"
One adorable red-haired drama queen deals with the unpleasantness of daily chores. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BE A FRIEND by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"A delightful story about the celebration of individuality and friendship. (Picture book. 3-8)"
An ordinary boy with an unusual hobby makes a new friend through extraordinary means. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FOUND by Salina Yoon
by Salina Yoon, illustrated by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2014

"A winning tale about finding new friends. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Bear finds a wonderful toy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PENGUIN ON VACATION by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2013

"Lesson learned: The magic of friendship does not depend on where you are or what you are doing—it is about being together and learning from each other. (Picture book. 3-7)"
This delightful companion to Penguin and Pinecone (2012) presents another parable of friendship, this time with an exotic tropical crab. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WINGS by Salina Yoon
by Salina Yoon, illustrated by Salina Yoon
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 26, 2010

"Cloying, fatuous and wrong. (Board book. 1-2)"
On the cover a smiling ladybug beckons readers to "touch and feel." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY KITE IS STUCK!  by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 10, 2017

"Fans of this series will enjoy this trio of friends in their second, mostly funny, outing. (Graphic early reader. 5-8)"
Loud and confident Big Duck, her clever brother, Little Duck, and their agreeable purple friend, Porcupine, return in this early reader with three humorous but uneven adventures. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DUCK, DUCK, PORCUPINE! by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 17, 2016

"Although they don't have quite the sophistication of Elephant and Piggie, these three friends should find a place on the shelf with Yoon's earlier reading buddy, Penguin. (Graphic early reader. 5-8)"
A simple chapter book/graphic novel to engage the youngest new readers. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

STORMY NIGHT by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 6, 2015

"Youngsters will empathize with Bear and derive comfort from the loving togetherness his family displays while keeping the storm at bay. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Bear and Floppy of Found fame (2014) are back to soothe little fears. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PENGUIN AND PUMPKIN by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 15, 2014

"Readers with a generous tolerance for quirkiness will find that this seasonal tale, that's also a bit about little brothers, adventures and the endless diversity of pumpkins, hits the spot. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Penguin, always visible with his orange scarf, wonders what fall looks like in other places—and so does his little brother, Pumpkin. Read full book review >