Entries Tagged as 'Andrea Zollman'

Awesome Dawson

April 23rd, 2013 · No Comments · Books

Review By ANDREA ZOLLMAN The words “reduce, reuse and recycle” have served as the battle cry of environmentalists for years and are worthy concepts to teach to the youngest of children, but how? One way is to show them through action: recycling cans, bottles, and paper products; reusing plastic bags and containers; and purchasing items […]

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Finnegan and Fox: The Ten-Foot Cop

March 7th, 2013 · No Comments · Books

Review By ANDREA ZOLLMAN Learn about the mounted police through the eyes of a horse by spending a day in New York City with a mounted police officer in Finnegan and Fox: The Ten-Foot Cop, written by Helen L. Wibur and illustrated by John Manders. Finnegan the horse narrates the story as he and his […]

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When Anju Loved Being an Elephant

June 23rd, 2012 · 6 Comments · Books

Review By ANDREA ZOLLMAN I’ve loved elephants my whole life and eagerly anticipated receiving this review copy. After reading this book, however, visiting an elephant enclosure at the zoo will never be the same for me. When Anju Loved Being an Elephant tells the heartbreaking and poignant story of a Sumatran elephant who is abducted at a […]

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Sweet Dreams

April 9th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By ANDREA ZOLLMAN Full of comforting rhyme and imagery, Sweet Dreams, written by Rose A. Lewis and illustrated by Jen Corace, tells the story of the nighttime to a young girl before going to bed. While the mother puts pajamas on her daughter, she tells her “Good night, my precious child/May your dreams belong […]

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