Book Reviews

Beyond the Pond Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Boy finds magical world in imaginative, artful tale.
By Joseph Kuefler
(2015)
Oskar and the Eight Blessings Book Poster Image
age 4+
Exquisite Hanukkah story has universal blessings theme.
By Richard Simon, Tanya Simon
(2015)
Robo-Sauce Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Crazy-silly robot tale activates blasts of robo-mayhem.
By Adam Rubin
(2015)
The Power of Henry's Imagination Book Poster Image
age 4+
Lost-toy tale pushes message of self-help book "The Secret."
By Skye Byrne
(2015)
The Whisper Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Entrancing art invites readers to write their own stories.
By Pamela Zagarenski
(2015)
The Nonsense Show Book Poster Image
age 3+
Bright, silly scenes of world turned upside down.
By Eric Carle
(2015)
Jack Frost: The Guardians of Childhood Book Poster Image
age 4+
Jack Frost origin story is reassuring but confusing.
By William Joyce
(2015)
Naughty Mabel Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Funny, antic story about pampered, misbehaving pup.
By Nathan Lane, Devlin Elliott
(2015)
Lenny & Lucy Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Masterful book about moving is emotionally powerful.
By Philip C. Stead
(2015)
Sidewalk Flowers Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Girl stops to enjoy the flowers in lovely wordless story.
By JonArno Lawson
(2015)
Imaginary Fred Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Imaginary pal has abandonment issues in fun, offbeat tale.
By Eoin Colfer
(2015)
Waiting Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Toys calmly take in whatever happens in Zen-like tale.
By Kevin Henkes
(2015)
The Full Moon at the Napping House Book Poster Image
age 4+
A rhythmic, snappy charmer of a bedtime book.
By Audrey Wood
(2015)
That's (Not) Mine Book Poster Image
age 2+
Funny twist on sharing (or not) is great for little kids.
By Anna Kang
(2015)
Hiawatha and the Peacemaker Book Poster Image
age 6+
Gorgeous picture book brings timely peace message.
By Robbie Robertson
(2015)
Llama Llama Gram and Grandpa Book Poster Image
age 3+
First-sleepover anxieties melt away in reassuring tale.
By Anna Dewdney
(2015)
Ladybug Girl and the Best Ever Playdate Book Poster Image
age 3+
Sweet playdate story promotes friendship and free play.
By Jacky Davis
(2015)
Leo: A Ghost Story Book Poster Image
age 3+
Sweet, not scary story of friendship and imagination.
By Mac Barnett
(2015)
The Day the Crayons Came Home Book Poster Image
age 3+
Crayons send postcards, beg to return in hilarious sequel.
By Drew Daywalt
(2015)
The Princess and the Pony Book Poster Image
age 4+
Silly, sweet princess tale is an offbeat delight.
By Kate Beaton
(2015)

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