Search Results: "Sterling Publishing"


BOOK REVIEW

SLEEPY PUPPY by Sterling Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 7, 2015

"Only for dedicated lovers of pictures of animal babies. (Board book. 6 mos.-1)"
Sleepy puppies put off going to bed as long as they can. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FOOD by Sterling Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 5, 2016

"As word books go, this set offers nothing new, but the presentation is simple and attractive. (Board book. 1-3)"
Colorful photos introduce babies and toddlers to some everyday foods and clothing in this set of board books. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BALLET by Sterling Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"A decent starter for aspiring ballerinas and danseurs. (Board book. 1-3)"
Little readers explore the world of ballet. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY FIRST HOCKEY BOOK by Sterling Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 5, 2016

"The combination of spare text with appealing visuals makes this a great entry point into the world of hockey for eager, pint-sized participants. (Board book. 2-5)"
This hockey primer is the latest in a series of board books designed to introduce youngsters to various sports. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD by Mercer Mayer
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 12, 2011

"Overall, this Little Critter app benefits from deeper interactive features as well as improved character and voice work over earlier iterations. (iPad storybook app. 4-8)"
The physical characteristics of Mayer's guinea pig-like Little Critter characters may not be evolving much, but the apps based on their books are. This 20-year-old take on the Grimm fairy tale is translated into a much richer experience than such previous iPad adaptations of his amusing storybooks as Just Grandma and Me, developed by Oceanhouse Media (2010). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BABY ANIMAL FRIENDS by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 7, 2016

"A bright, friendly read for little ones just starting to use books for themselves. (Board book. 9-18 mos.)"
Baby animals on parade. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SOPHIE'S BIG NOISY DAY BOOK! by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"Maisy fans are unlikely to give a hoot for this sugary and clumsily designed alternative. (Novelty board book. 1-3)"
Sophie la girafe's day gets off to a quiet start—but it definitely doesn't stay that way. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SENSEATIONAL ILLUSIONS by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 6, 2015

"Despite some features with limited shelf life, a useful start to exploring the body's full sensorium. (Informational pop-up. 8-10)"
Pop-ups and bright graphics demonstrate that humans have more than five senses to fool. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HIDE AND SEEK by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"Together with its companion, a well-planned, well-crafted option for the littlest book lovers. (Board book. 0-2)"
Part of the Sophie la girafe series, this small, square, interactive board book features Sophie playing a game of hide-and-seek. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SOPHIE'S PULL THE TAB PLAY BOOK by DK Publishing
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"An uninspired riff that boasts nothing more than a popular figure. (Board book. 6 mos.-1)"
The popular teething toy gets another new board book. Read full book review >