Search Results: "abramsappleseed"


BOOK REVIEW

MAKING FACES by abramsappleseed
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 14, 2017

"Good moody fun. (Board book.9 mos.-2)"
This expressive primer puts names to faces and encourages children to make a few of their own. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DEEP IN THE FOREST by Josef Antòn
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 7, 2017

"A pleaser for younger lovers of animals and visual puzzles alike. (visual index) (Board book. 2-5)"
In a series of forest scenes, dozens of animals hiding within foliage, in treetops, underwater, and belowground challenge sharp-eyed viewers to pick them out. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I'M A LIBRARIAN by Brian Biggs
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 7, 2017

"Lots of love for librarians in these 22 pages—and plenty for toddlers to love, too. (Board book. 2-4)"
The Tinyville Town series continues with a day in the life of Kevin the librarian. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TODAY I FEEL... by Madalena Moniz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 28, 2017

"Kids are not likely to get the relationships between feelings and representations on their own, but adults may find ways to use the book to draw out their emotions. (Alphabet book. 5-8)"
An alphabet book about feelings. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TINYVILLE TOWN GETS TO WORK! by Brian Biggs
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"A crowd pleaser just about everywhere, no matter the size of the city, village, or town. (Picture book. 3-7)"
In Tinyville Town, everyone's got a job to do! Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HOCUS POCUS, IT'S FALL! by Anne Sibley O'Brien
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 16, 2016

"A buoyant welcome to the season. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Using the same pattern and format as their Abracadabra, It's Spring! (2016), O'Brien and Gal return to celebrate autumn. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BRAVE AS CAN BE by Jo Witek
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 15, 2015

"Thoroughly entertaining and probably useful. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Throughout the large, sturdy, die-cut pages, a little girl talks about her fears and how she copes with them. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHOSE TRUCK? by Toni Buzzeo
Kirkus Star
by Toni Buzzeo, illustrated by Jim Datz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"Interactive and educational, this one is a must for toddlers and preschoolers fascinated by trucks and the people who operate them. (Board book. 2-5)"
This follow-up to Whose Tools? (2015) asks kids to guess which workers six different trucks belong to. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LULLABY AND KISSES SWEET by Lee Bennett Hopkins
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 3, 2015

"Young board-book listeners will be happy when their caregivers take Hopkins' advice: 'Read to me—then— / read to me / read to me / again and again.' (Board book. 1-3)"
In his first collection for toddlers, master anthologist Hopkins has organized 30 poems by over 20 poets in five sections: "Family," "Food," "Firsts," "Play," and "Bedtime." 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

ALPHABLOCK by Christopher Franceschelli
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 6, 2013

"While the likely answer is no, this offering is still a visually captivating delight for careful little ones. (Board book. 2-4)"
In this ABC book, shaped pages lead readers to corresponding objects. Read full book review >