Search Results: "Tom Lichtenheld"


BOOK REVIEW

CLOUDETTE by Tom Lichtenheld
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2011

"Sweet and sunny. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Lichtenheld takes a charming turn with the "tiny but mighty" theme. Read full book review >

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STICK AND STONE by Beth Ferry
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 7, 2015

"A light, enjoyable approach to a recognizable narrative about making—and helping—friends. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A lonely tree branch and rock find friendship and strength together. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ONE BIG PAIR OF UNDERWEAR by Laura Gehl
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 9, 2014

"A picture book to count on for delightful shared reading. (Picture book 3-6)"
Share and share alike! Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SHARK VS. TRAIN by Chris Barton
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2010

"It's hard to choose; both are winners. (Picture book. 3-6)"
With two boys at a toy chest, one clutching a shark and the other a train, thus begins the most unlikeliest of competitions. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FRIENDSHAPE by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"Friends come in all shapes, but these four just may be the sweetest. (Picture book. 4-8)"
The ups and downs of friendship are explored in a geometric romp. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

IT’S NOT FAIR! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2008

"This funny, philosophical book is a treat to share with children of all ages. (Picture book. 4-8)"
In this wry tale, the familiar refrain of disgruntled siblings is taken to the nth degree of absurdity. Read full book review >

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I WISH YOU MORE by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2015

"Although the love comes shining through, the text often confuses in straining for patterned simplicity. (Picture book. 5-8)"
A collection of parental wishes for a child. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

EXCLAMATION MARK by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2013

"Funny and spirited (and secretly educational, but nobody will notice). (Picture book. 4-8)"
Punctuation with pizzazz. Read full book review >

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STEAM TRAIN, DREAM TRAIN by Sherri Duskey Rinker
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 16, 2013

"A solid companion to Rinker and Lichtenheld's Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site (2011). (Picture book. 3-6)"
"Through the darkness, clickety-clack... / coming closer, down the track..." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THIS IS A MOOSE by Richard T. Morris
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 6, 2014

"A humorous—make that hysterical—homage to movies and big dreams. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Moose is steadfastly determined to achieve stardom amid the stars. Read full book review >

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WUMBERS by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2012

"Let's just hope there are no h8trs. (Picture book. 5-8)"
For the unversed, a "wumber" is a word crea8ted using numbers. (Obviously!) Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOODNIGHT, GOODNIGHT CONSTRUCTION SITE by Sherri Duskey Rinker
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 4, 2011

"Who cares? The equation of trucks + bedtime book = best-seller, even if it does set feminism back a few decades. (Picture book. 2-6)"
A group of construction vehicles put themselves to bed. Read full book review >