Archive for July, 2018

Book Time calls Sun Dog “a cute [story]”

July 24th, 2018

“The story is a cute one and you can’t help but love Juno, who is as curious and adventurous as her boy. It’s nice to read stories about life in the north.” Click here to read the full review

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Kirkus Reviews says A Good Day for Ducks is “just right to enjoy after a rainy-day outing”

July 24th, 2018

“Impressionistic illustrations use light, splashy washes of color with scratchy ink outlines and white backgrounds, conveying both the excitement of the rainy outdoor scenes and the familiar, cozy atmosphere inside. The simple plot, short length, and rich vocabulary make this a fine choice for toddlers just beginning to listen to real stories, but there’s enough […]

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Youth Services Book Review gives Bat Citizens: Defending the Ninjas of the Night a 5 star review!

July 23rd, 2018

“Rating: 1-5: (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? For a fairly slim volume (48 p.), this book contains so much information about bats! Taking a global perspective, Laidlaw presents details about a surprising number of the 1,300 species of bats that exist, including physical characteristics, habitats, raising their […]

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Fab Book Reviews calls Sun Dog “a gorgeous picture book”

July 16th, 2018

“Kerbel’s writing is so fluid and measured; while so much activity happens over the course of the picture book, Kerbel’s writing is focused, utterly inviting, and perfectly action-packed (yet not frightening for younger readers) when the climactic action occurs. Del Rizzo’s clay and acrylic art is so meticulously detailed and dynamic (from larger scenery to […]

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Resource Links calls Wash On! "very imaginative"

July 4th, 2018

“The story is diverting and very imaginative. The award winning author has created an energetic romp with a likeable but naughty heroine whom children will relate to. The illustrations are mixed media. Children will revel in the chaotic nonsense.” —Isobel Lang Read the full review on page 5 of the June 2018 issue of Resource Links […]

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