Entries Tagged as 'Illustrations'

Piggie Pie

February 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Books

Review By HUYEN MACMICHAEL A delectable, veg-friendly story about a wicked witch named Gritch who gets a craving for piggie pie. Of course the witch is not veg-friendly, but we can happily cheer on the clever piggies as they outsmart her. The tale was so edible the first helping that my daughter and I have […]

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Twist and Ernest

September 14th, 2011 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT I recently received a copy of Twist and Ernest to review. I was immediately captivated by the illustrations and thoroughly enjoyed the story of the little donkey who is very earnest indeed. Ernest is a small, lonely donkey.  Overjoyed when he gets a pasture mate in the form of Twist, a big, beautiful […]

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Swan Song

June 21st, 2011 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY I can’t imagine a more ambitious project than creating a book of children’s poems and illustrations to pay tribute to species of animals now extinct — and yet, J. Patrick Lewis and Christopher Wormell have accomplished just that in Swan Song. Without speaking down to the reader or resorting to sing-songy […]

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