Search Results: "Tad Carpenter"


BOOK REVIEW

WHEN I GROW UP by Tad Carpenter
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 13, 2015

"A pleasant introduction to the concept of careers. (Board book. 2-4)"
Little ones explore the different jobs they may aspire to. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FEELINGS! by Tad Carpenter
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"Carpenter's predicable, interactive titles in the I Say, You Say series offer appealing introductions to basic concepts just right for toddlers and preschoolers. (Picture book. 1-3)"
This new addition to the I Say, You Say series invites a young audience to playfully explore the world of emotions. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ARCTIC ANIMALS by Tad Carpenter
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 20, 2015

"Beautiful, smart, and entertaining. (Board book. 2-5)"
Six arctic animals are introduced in this stylized lift-the-flap board book. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NINJA, NINJA, NEVER STOP! by Todd Tuell
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 15, 2014

"Although a bit slim on story, still a good choice for mischievous preschoolers with an interest in the martial arts. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Dressed in black and ready for action, a young ninja shows off his skills—which would be more impressive if he did not initially use them to antagonize. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TRICK-OR-TREAT by Debbie Leppanen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 6, 2013

"But nothing is new or truly exciting here, leaving this average effort lacking in tricks or treats. (Picture book/poetry. 5-8)"
Overall, Leppanen's collection of 15 poems—some clever, some funny, some creepy and some ho-hum—should get kids in a Halloween frame of mind. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ZOOM! ZOOM! by Robert Burleigh
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 4, 2014

"Young vehicle-lovers will rev their engines for more. (Picture book. 2-6)"
An energetic, multivehicle ride through a bustling city day. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MONSTER'S NEW UNDIES by Samantha Berger
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 27, 2017

"If only every underwear shopping trip ended in such satisfaction. (Picture book. 3-7)"
When a tattered but loved pair of underwear finally falls apart, Monster must brave Undie World to find a new pair. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BITTY BOT by Tim McCanna
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 4, 2016

"Young techies may or may not want to zoom into bed right after listening, but they'll be more than a little 'bitty' ready for repeat readings. (Picture book. 3-7)"
What happens when robots wind down? Do they actually sleep?Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TUGBOAT BILL AND THE RIVER RESCUE by Calista Brill
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 21, 2017

"An old-fashioned story with timeless appeal. (Picture book. 2-5)"
"The Hudson River is smooth or choppy. It is blue or gray. It is swift or sluggish depending on the day." Read full book review >