Chronicle likes to push the envelope, and in this case, it is covered with hearts—or maybe not. The point of the book is that a stereotypical Valentine is not what the author wants to deliver.
Some early reading books can lack color and personality while teaching early language skills and concepts. But when Elephant and Piggie are involved, fun is never in short supply.
Valentine’s Day is coming and so is author Eve Bunting’s latest picture book, Mr. Goat’s Valentine.
“. . . these five little monkeys will become as memorable and well-loved to toddlers as the other mischievous little monkeys who once jumped on the bed.”
“For oinkers with large yellow eyes—or readers with more mundane irises—Maurice Sendak has delivered an unexpected treat that’s simply divine.”
Animal Crackers Fly the Coop is a hilariously funny book that children will love and repeat the jokes in forever.
My Dad My Hero, a 32-page picture book, examines how special fathers are in a child’s life.