Entries Tagged as 'Picture Book'

The Biggest Little Farm: Saving Emma the Pig

June 6th, 2019 · 1 Comment · Books

The story of SAVING EMMA THE PIG is the first in a new picture book series based on John Chester’s short films about The Biggest Little Farm. Now a children’s book author, Chester is an Emmy Winning documentary filmmaker and farmer. This first story sets a gentle and loving tone that shows both the circle of nature and […]

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Mountain Chef

June 4th, 2019 · 1 Comment · Books

MOUNTAIN CHEF, written by Annette Bay Pimentel and illustrated by Rich Lo, details the essential role of Tie Sing, a Chinese-American chef who accompanied millionaire Stephen Mather on a high-end camping trip for a group of investors and legislators. The trip was meant to convince the guests to create a national park service to protect […]

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How Do Fairies Have Fun in the Sun?

February 22nd, 2019 · No Comments · Books

The latest in Liza Gardner Walsh’s Fairy-themed picture books is HOW DO FAIRIES HAVE FUN IN THE SUN? is a joyful romp through warm weather activities that early readers will love. Following the same rhyming question format as previous stories, the scenes are whimsical and recognizable for children. The theme of summer days and nights […]

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Behold the Beautiful Dung Beetle

July 18th, 2018 · No Comments · Books

Review by KRISTIN WALD After reading Cheryl Bardoe’s BEHOLD THE BEAUTIFUL DUNG BEETLE, you’ll have a newfound appreciation and admiration for the insects. The book, recently out in paperback, details the three types of dung beetles: Dwellers, Rollers, and Tunnelers. The illustrations by Alan Marks are instructive and intricate – and yes, beautiful. Recommended for […]

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