Search Results: "Taeeun Yoo"


BOOK REVIEW

THE LITTLE RED FISH by Taeeun Yoo
Released: March 1, 2007

"The pictures are worth a thousand words in this fantastical tale. (Picture book. 4+)"
Amazing things can happen in libraries. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOU ARE A LION! by Taeeun Yoo
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 2012

"A celebration of the ways that even young children can experience the wide world through their bodies as well as their minds. (Picture book. 2-7)"
Sometimes a stretch of the imagination is good for the body, as well. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ONLY A WITCH CAN FLY by Alison McGhee
ADVENTURE
Released: July 1, 2009

"Like its protagonist, this book soars. (Picture book. 3-7)"
"If you were a young witch, who had not yet flown, / and the dark night sky held a round yellow moon…" Well, you'd want to fly, wouldn't you? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HERE IS THE BABY by Polly Kanevsky
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 23, 2014

"Despite its rather lackluster text, this is a comforting book to snuggle with on the couch after a busy day. (Picture book. 1-4)"
On a familiar theme, this book follows a baby through his daily activities. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

STRICTLY NO ELEPHANTS by Lisa Mantchev
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 27, 2015

"Sweet and affirming. (Picture book. 3-7)"
After a little boy and his tiny elephant are barred from the Pet Club, they befriend other children with unusual pets. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TUA AND THE ELEPHANT by R.P. Harris
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2012

"A rousing adventure that introduces the issue of elephant trafficking in a gentle and appropriate way. (Fiction. 8-12)"
How do you hide an elephant? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ROUND by Joyce Sidman
Kirkus Star
by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Taeeun Yoo
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 7, 2017

"A serene invitation to see and to think about both shape and concept. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A celebration of all things round—mostly in nature but also beneath a cozy blanket, in a circle of friends, encircled by loving arms. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SO MANY DAYS by Alison McGhee
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 5, 2010

"You are song that longs to be sung.' (Picture book. 5-8)"
A tousle-haired child reads, walks, tumbles, dances and flies through these pages. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE UMBRELLA QUEEN by Shirin Yim Bridges
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2008

"While a note on the art of umbrella-painting would have been a welcome addition, this tale of a budding artist is a special treat. (Picture book. 3-7)"
On New Year's Day in Noot's Thai village, the woman who paints the most beautiful umbrella is crowned Umbrella Queen and leads a parade. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOO-HOO, LADYBUG! by Mem Fox
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 7, 2013

"Fox's playful rhymes steer young preschoolers along on this very satisfying excursion. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A ladybug that likes to hide drives the action in this cheery, rhyming romp. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOO HOO, MOON! by Mary Blocksma
ANIMALS
Released: Feb. 1, 1992

"The text is on a pleasing blue ground, carrying out the nighttime theme and providing a soothing frame for Brewster's comical watercolors of a pillow-soft world and cuddly-looking creatures, glowing with rich, dark tones. (Easy reader. 4-7)"
On ``Level 1'' of the ``Bank Street Ready-to-Read'' series, an appealing story about a little bear whose animal friends cheerfully awake to help summon the moon she says she needs before she can go to sleep. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE CHOKE ARTIST by David Yoo
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 19, 2012

"A brave exercise in self-revelation but a decidedly sour, depressing reading experience."
A portrait of the artist as a glum man. Read full book review >