Book Reviews

age 2+
 
Two toy dolls star in thrilling picture book.
By Peter Collington
(1987)
age 2+
 
Comforting illustrations and sweet verse.
By Debi Gliori
(1995)
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age 2+
 
A great book about making friends.
By Jez Alborough
(1998)
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age 2+
 
Lends itself to dramatizing with children.
By Chris Raschka
(1993)
age 2+
 
Charming friend tale for both toddlers and new readers.
By Mo Willems
(2010)
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age 2+
 
A humbling, loving lesson on how boasting can hurt friends.
By Lucy Cousins
(2010)
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age 3+
 
Award-winning book with great preschool lessons.
By Eric Rohmann
(2002)
age 3+
 
Retold fable with out-of-this-world art; a true keepsake.
By Jerry Pinkney
(2009)
age 3+
 
Sweet fable has beautiful look and message.
By Jennifer Yerkes
(2013)
age 4+
 
Engaging stories spotlight charming, relatable characters.
By Arnold Lobel
(1970)
age 4+
 
A high-spirited tale full of humor.
By Babette Cole
(1986)
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age 4+
 
Zephir's great adventure will captivate readers.
By Jean de Brunhoff
(1969)
age 4+
 
Delightful story is a surefire attention-grabber.
By Jon Scieszka
(1996)
age 4+
 
Clever writing keeps this humorous tale on target.
By Kevin Henkes
(1986)
age 4+
 
Twisting story of loyalty and humility.
By V. J. Pacilo
(2000)
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age 4+
 
Retelling of classic brims with passion and grace.
By Paul O. Zelinsky
(1997)
age 4+
 
Undeniably sweet tale avoids being saccharine.
By Carolyn Crimi
(1999)
age 4+
 
Reassurance that each family is unique, special.
By Catherine Anholt
(2000)
age 4+
 
A charming tale of friendship and loyalty.
By Joy Cowley
(1999)
age 4+
 
The ever-ingratiating Lyle charms again.
By Bernard Waber
(1987)

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