Search Results: "Sanja Kolaj"


BOOK REVIEW

THE CASTLE OF NIGHTMARES by Denis Jugo
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 12, 2013

"A scary story, minus the terror, that will make readers squirm instead of scream. (iPad storybook app. 7-11)"
A deft combination of classic fright story and solid interactive artwork gives this nightmare tale an enjoyable creepiness. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHERE’S MY SOCK? by Joyce Dunbar
ANIMALS
Released: Feb. 1, 2006

"A great tale of determination and creative problem-solving. (Picture book. 4-8)"
In an endearing tale of socks lost and found, Pippin's lost sock makes him very angry; none but the matching yellow sock with clocks on it will do. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THIS LITTLE BUNNY by Aly Fronis
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"This brisk read is a solid accompaniment to Easter preparations. (Board book. 1-3)"
Little bunnies prepare for the definitive bunny holiday. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I'M A LITTLE VAMPIRE by Brandy Cooke
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 5, 2014

"With no shortage of Halloween board books available, toddler trick-or-treaters can skip this one. (Board book. 1-3)"
A Halloween ditty that can be sung to the tune of "I'm a Little Teapot." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A BEDTIME PRAYER by Tiger Tales
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2013

"Best for parents looking for a sweet nighttime prayer ritual to share with toddlers and preschoolers. (Board book. 2-6)"
It's the end of the day and time for little ones to head to bed and say their prayers. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE GREEDY RAINBOW by Susan Chandler
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2015

"Though unapologetically didactic, its lesson is nevertheless both valuable and deftly delivered. (Picture book. 3-6)"
When the rainbow goes on a forest frolic with Monkey, all the colors begin to fade. Can Monkey and his friends get them back? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ITSY BITSY PILGRIM by Jeffrey Burton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"This holiday ditty misses too many beats. (Board book. 2-3)"
The traditional story of the first Thanksgiving is set to the tune of "The Itsy-Bitsy Spider" and stars rodents instead of humans. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ITSY BITSY SNOWMAN by Jeffrey Burton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 22, 2015

"Take it, or leave it. (Board book. 1-2)"
A wintertime story that can be sung to the tune of "The Itsy Bitsy Spider." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ITSY BITSY BUNNY by Jeffrey Burton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"Leave the hopping to Peter Cottontail and sing the original song instead. (Board book. 1-3)"
An Easter-themed board-book parody of the traditional nursery rhyme. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ITSY BITSY DUCKLING by Jeffrey Burton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 17, 2017

"Toddlers are better served by a chorus of the original, accompanied by the finger motions. (Board book. 1-3)"
Yet another remake of the classic fingerplay. Read full book review >