Search Results: "Salina Yoon"


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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 >

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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 >

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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 >

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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 >

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PENGUIN AND PINECONE by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 30, 2012

"A strong if whimsical choice for those separated from loved ones. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A tale of friendship that grows even through a separation. Read full book review >

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OPPOSNAKES by Salina Yoon
ANIMALS
Released: June 23, 2009

"For collections in need of a straightforward lift-the-flap title about opposites, this one fulfills a need, if not a desire to see more. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Simple text and images come together in a collection of colorful legless reptiles against pure white backgrounds. Read full book review >

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PENGUIN'S CHRISTMAS WISH by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"Grandpa's touching words about the meaning of Christmas and Penguin's sweet presents of sticks add depth to this unassuming but satisfying story. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Cheerful little Penguin continues to expand his world with a story about celebrating Christmas with friends and family. Read full book review >

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TAP TO PLAY! by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 7, 2014

"A pale, pale cousin of Tullet's best-seller. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Blip is a round red creature who's out to win a game. Read full book review >

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PENGUIN'S BIG ADVENTURE by Salina Yoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"Slight and self-referential, this is not one of Penguin's more memorable adventures. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Another adventure starring Yoon's small penguin with the big orange scarf (Penguin and Pumpkin, 2014, etc.). Read full book review >

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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 >