Search Results: "Tammi Salzano"


BOOK REVIEW

ONE SUNNY DAY by Tammi Salzano
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2012

"This light-hearted romp delivers its concepts painlessly. (Board book. 6 mos.-2)"
Shapes abound in one cool teddy bear's exploration of his yard on a hot, summer day. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ONE LITTLE BLUEBERRY by Tammi Salzano
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2011

"Breezy and sweet fare. (Picture book. 1-4)"
One lone blueberry's journey from bush to treat forms the narrative thread for this nimble counting tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FREAK CITY by Kathrin Schrocke
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 1, 2014

Hormones, hearing and "Deafness 101" collide to form Schrocke's offbeat novel. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MR. DUCK MEANS BUSINESS by Tammi Sauer
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 25, 2011

"Mack's furry and feathered wide-eyed animals rendered in ebullient acrylic are a great match for this fine farmyard fable. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Mr. Duck enjoys his solitude and his schedule. 6:00: stretch. 7:00: fluff feathers. 8:01: "glide across the perfectly still water"…until one day cattails obscure the "NO" in his "NO VISITORS WELCOME" sign, and Pig cannonballs in for some fun. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ME WANT PET! by Tammi Sauer
by Tammi Sauer, illustrated by Bob Shea
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 6, 2012

"This account of the age-old bond between animals and children is ideally paced for read-aloud pleasure. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Although the setting is prehistoric, the parental excuses standing between the protagonist and potential pets will sound familiar to contemporary listeners. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TRUCK, TRUCK, GOOSE! by Tammi Sauer
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 15, 2017

"Don't duck this picture book. (Picture book. 1-4)"
A story with limited text, nearly unlimited trucks, a picnicking goose, and a bevy of adorable animals. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOUR ALIEN by Tammi Sauer
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 4, 2015

"Will likely inspire preschoolers to stare hopefully heavenward looking for their own close encounters. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Even aliens need hugs! Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ROAR! by Tammi Sauer
by Tammi Sauer, illustrated by Liz Starin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 29, 2015

"Bighearted, heart-gladdening, and—best—a light-hearted approach to finding friends. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Who said St. George had the last word when it comes to dragons? Not Sauer's mite, nor his fire-breathing friends. Read full book review >