Snowman Paul at the Winter Olympics by Yossi Lapid What is Snowman Paul willing to do for an Olympic medal? The Winter Olympic Games are just around the corner, and Snowman Paul will be there, looking for gold medals. However, how far is he willing to go in his pursuit of his Olympic dream?… Read More Snowman Paul at the Winter Olympics – Book Review
Title: Finding Santa: The Adventure of Greedy Elf Author: Ellie Elf Genre: Children’s Picture Book Gus the elf is a very hard worker. So hard in fact, that one winter Santa invites him along to deliver presents to children on Christmas Eve. Upon finding a toy train that has been broken by a… Read More Editorial Review – Finding Santa: The Adventure of Greedy Elf
Title: Hoagie & Katie Author: Rio Koviak Genre: KidLit Hoagie & Katie is a KidLit story of an adventure that plays out between two lost animals, a hamster and a capybara. Hoagie, a domesticated hamster, and a wild and free capybara named Katie journey through the waterways and wildness of the jungle in search of… Read More Editorial Review – Hoagie & Katie
Book Title: Sunny Days Author: Jesse Byrd Genre: Children’s Children’s literature has changed significantly since the days of Hans Christian Anderson’s fairy tales or nursery rhyme picture books from Mother Goose. Many authors have found a way to increase children’s awareness of current issues in an appropriate manner, ensuring that the books are… Read More Editorial Review – Sunny Days
Title: A Boy Like You and Me Author: Eva Maria Schwarz-Pretner Illustrated by: Fatima Aldarmaki Genre: Children’s picture book A young ordinary boy–“like you and me”–learns that he has the extraordinary ability to wish for things that come true! He wishes for a neck as long as a giraffe so he can see… Read More Editorial Review – A Boy Like You and Me
There are few sounds more life-enhancing than the uncontrollable chuckle of a small child; the one that emerges from deep in the belly, the one that lacks any self-consciousness, as if their whole being has been consumed by a giggle.
Written and illustrated by Chloe Bonfield Running Press Kids I found this to be a very beautiful, sweet story about a young boy’s quest to find the perfect tree – though a bit sinister, a bit macabre, in the atmospheric-sense, which of course I liked.