Tag: children’s books

A Literary Tea Party (cookbook review)

A Literary Tea Party (cookbook review)

A Literary Tea Party: Blends and Treats for Alice, Bilbo, Dorothy, Jo, and Book Lovers Everywhere by Alison Walsh Published by Skyhorse Publishing on June 5, 2018 Genres: Cookbooks Pages: 160 Format: eARC Source: the publisher Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository | Barnes & Noble Goodreads A Literary-Inspired Cookbook for… May 14, 2018 Book Reviews 4 ★★★★

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The Sea King’s Daughter: A Russian Legend

The Sea King’s Daughter: A Russian Legend

The Sea King’s Daughter: A Russian Legend by Aaron Shepard Illustrator: Gennady Spirin Published by Skyhook Press on Apr. 7, 2011 (reprint) Genres: Picture Books Pages: 32 Format: eARC Source: the publisher through NetGalley Goodreads Set in the city of Novgorod long ago, the story tells of the poor musician… Read more »

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News & Notes – 9/03/16

News & Notes – 9/03/16

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Book News Slightly fewer Americans are reading print books, a new Pew survey finds (Pew Research Center) Check the article out; there are more detailed graphs… Read more »

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News & Notes – 1/16/16

News & Notes – 1/16/16

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Book News The Caldecott, Newbery, Coretta Scott King, Printz, Alex, and other children’s and YA book award winners for 2016 were announced Monday. The Newbery went… Read more »

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Classic Children’s Books

Classic Children’s Books

  With holiday gift-giving approaching, I thought this might be a good time to revisit some children’s classics. What does it take for a book to become a classic? First, it needs to stand the test of time: to be read and enjoyed decades or even centuries after it was written. To be… Read more »

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The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes (review)

The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes (review)

The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes by DuBose Heyward Illustrator: Marjorie Flack Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt on 1939 Genres: Children’s Books, Picture Books Pages: 48 Format: Hardcover Source: my personal collection With twenty-one baby bunnies to look after, mother bunny Cottontail abandons her dream of becoming an… Read more »

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