Thursday, June 4, 2015

Review: Sam The Slug by Lstarte

Title: Sam The Slug
Author: Lstarte
Publisher: Capital Apple Press
Published: May 17, 2012
Pages: 10
Genre: Children up to age 4
Review: ebook provided by author

The story of an adorable slug and its voracious appetite.

See Sam and a nearby ladybug interact with childlike curiosity, until a stalk of celery commands Sam's full attention and insatiable appetite.
Moderately paced for your child's developing senses, yet considerably fast paced for a slug.
Up to age 4.

Review: All the Little Fathers by Margaret Wise Brown

Title: All the Little Fathers
Author: Margaret Wise Brown
Publisher: Parragon Inc.
Publisher: May 8, 2015
Pages: 32
Genre: Children Ages 4 on up
Review: ebook provided by Netgalley and publisher

Animals have fathers, just like you. Fathers that play with them, care for them, and love them. All the fathers are looking after their children in this fun and playful story by Margaret Wise Brown, author of the children's classics Goodnight Moon and Runaway Bunny.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Review: The Bunk Bed Bus (Janet and Sam #1) by Frank Rodgers

Title: The Bunk-Bed Bus
Author: Frank Rodgers
Published: March 1, 2015
Publisher: Hungry Horse
Pages: 48
Genre: Children's
Review: ebook provided by publisher and NetGalley

Janet and Sam have the most energetic granny you'll ever meet. She goes jogging, fixes cars and now she's entering art exhibitions. But like Granny herself, her sculpture is larger than life. The local children think it's great, but what will the judges think of the amazing bunk-bed bus?

Review:Hazel Spellinwitch And The Day She Saved Wickedville by Prudence Hayes

22675058Title: Hazel Spellinwitch and the day she saved Wickedville
Author: Prudence Hayes
Published: July 4, 2014
Pages: 24
Genre: Older children ages 8 on up
Review: ebook provided by author 

It was a normal sunny day in Wickedville when suddenly the sun disappeared, the animals began to cry and things started to turn black. It was Sara Unsmiley taking all the happiness away. 
Will Hazel and her friends be able to stop her before they are completely surrounded by darkness?

Monday, June 1, 2015

Review: Doodle Dog by Frank Rodgers

Title: Doodle Dog
Author: Frank Rodgers
Published: May 1, 2015
Publisher: Hungry Horse
Pages: 32
Genre: Children's Ages 4 on up
Review: Ebook provided by Netgalley and Publisher

Sam knew he couldn't have a real dog of his own, but his mum drew him a picture - a 'Doodle' she called it - of a beutiful black and white puppy. Sam took it bed with him that night. The next morning he was woken by a strange tickly feeling on his cheek. Even before he opened his eyes he knew it was 'Doodle Dog'.

Review: I Can't Get to Sleep by Frank Rodgers

Title: I Can't Get to Sleep
Author: Frank Rodgers
Published: May 1, 2015
Publisher: Hungry Horse
Pages: 32
Genre: Children ages 4 on up
Review: ebook provided by NetGalley and Publisher

I can't get to sleep!" Tom calls down the stairs. Mum, Dad, Granny and Grandpa all take turns to tell him a bedtime story. Each time Tom closes his eyes, snuggles down under the quilt and begins to dream. Then, suddenly he's wide awake again! What to do?