There are more and more nonfiction picture books being published, a very welcome trend.
Young children will find The Perfect Pillow to be the perfect bedtime companion. The story depicts a timeless problem most children experience: sleeplessness.
“cute and highly appropriate for a toddler bedtime tuck-in.”
Publishers are always on the lookout for something fresh and original both for a book’s content as well as its physical form.
“Clever . . . a nice addition in preschool, kindergarten, and first grade classrooms or on a child’s bedroom bookshelf.”
We may think that nostalgia is something only adults feel, looking back on their childhoods, but children feel nostalgic, too.
“Continuity for parents, pleasure for kids, totally satisfies . . .”
Kudos to Candlewick for doing a sick-kid book. There can’t be too many out there, and what sick child wouldn’t want to go to an alien world to forget about how badly he or she feels?
“a beautifully crafted book that gives readers a fresh look at a classic, beloved story.”
“William’s Winter Nap is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers learning to share.”
“All three stories and the illustrations are remarkably creative and fun.”
Ripping, tearing, shredding, mixing, matching, blending . . . artist-illustrator Sabini has collaged his way from Italy to the U.S. with his previous activity book Paper Zoo.
“Lines is subdued, yet powerful. Muted, yet vibrant. Classic, but fresh. In essence, a work of art.”
Animal Parade makes learning fun with its stylish and tactile design as a puzzle book introducing the key concepts of bigger and smaller.
Eric Carle has sold in excess of 40 million copies of his 70 plus books. Remarkably, at 86, he is still creating.
Ed Vere’s Max the Brave is reminiscent of P. D. Eastman’s Are You My Mother? Told in a similar style to Mr.
Lenny & Lucy, written by Philip C. Stead and illustrated by Erin E.
You want a pet. You really want a pet.
“a superb combination of many boys’ (and girls’, too) favorite topics—vehicles and dinosaurs—and lots of adventure.”
THE DINOTRUX ARE BACK . . . AND LOOKING FOR A SNACK!
Paige Elizabeth Darling loves her grandmother and especially loves to visit her.
This first book in a planned series of children’s books targets a very precise audience. The Hospital Critterz series was created for ill and hospitalized children and their families.
A ten-spread (20 page) board book with a nice puffy cover, All Kinds of Kisses explores, well, all kinds of kisses.
Sometimes all those kisses from all those people who think you are just so cute can get annoying.
Children Make Terrible Pets is a 40-page hardcover picture book about a bear cub named Lucy who, on a walk through the woods dancing and frolicking about, runs across someone admiring her