Children - Picture Books

Each Peach Pear Plum by Allan Ahlberg - Book Review

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$6.99
ISBN: 9780140506396
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Published: Puffin Books - October 7th, 1986

Told in rhyme with hidden "I Spy" details hidden on every whimsically illustrated page, this book connects favorite fairy-tale characters into one narrative and is sure to engage any child. You may even find them finishing each rhyming sentence! ~ Reviewed by Virginia Edinger


The Wanderer by Peter Van den Ende - Book Review

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$21.99
ISBN: 9781646140176
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Published: Levine Querido - October 6th, 2020

What a gorgeous, strange, interpretive picture book! A wordless, magical tale of seafaring exploration centered around an adventurous paper boat that will invoke wonder in artists and story lovers of all ages. Full of strange underwater creatures both real and not, rendered in impeccably detailed black and white illustrations. ~ Reviewed by Joe Michon-Huneau


I am a Capybara by Michela Fabbri - Book Review

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$17.95
ISBN: 9781616899455
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Published: Princeton Architectural Press - October 6th, 2020

You will be clutching your copy of I Am A Capybara close to your heart , just like any child would upon finding a favorite story of surprise, joy and wonder. I had no idea a Capybara could have such an affect on me. Lessons on life for any age, and sure to be my favorite picture book of 2020, this is an understated masterpiece of mirth and wisdom. ~ Reviewed by Nancy Scheemaker


Snow Friends by Margery Cuyler - Book Review

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By Margery Cuyler, Will Hillenbrand (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250171313
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - October 13th, 2020

Full of simple charms, this gentle story is a cozy romp through a sweet and snowy wonderland. The gorgeous illustrations and cheerful writing will have you eagerly awaiting the next snowfall. ~ Reviewed by Claire Bennet


The Couch Potato by Jory John - Book Review

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By Jory John, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062954534
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Published: HarperCollins - November 3rd, 2020

Although it paints in broad strokes, this quirky tale delivers a useful message about the rewards of living a balanced and mindful life. Clever illustrations breathe life into this unique and humorous world. ~ Reviewed by Claire Bennet


Crow & Snow by Robert Broder - Book Review

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By Robert Broder, Olivier Tallec (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534445956
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 27th, 2020

A heartwarming seasonal tale of friendship. A scarecrow is lonely in his field - until winter comes, and the farmer's children build a snowman next to him. The two friends are happy together, but when spring comes, Snow melts. Crow must wait through the seasons to be reunited with his friend. ~ Reviewed by Nadja Tiktinsky


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