Tuesday, March 1, 2016

NetGalley Review: Calling All Cars by Sue Fliess

27015390Title: Calling All Cars
Author: Sue Fliess
Date to be published: March 1, 2016
Publisher: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Pages: 32
Genre: children ages 1-5
Review: Paperback provided by Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Buy Links: Amazon, Amazon.uk


Big cars, small cars, let's call ALL cars! This bouncy text explores the wonderful world of cars zipping up, down, fast, and slow. A perfect basic concept books for eager young learners from the author of Tons of Trucks. Then cruise into bedtime!
Rest cars, Hush cars
No more rush, cars.
Cars pull in, turn off the light.
Sweet dreams, sleepy cars...goodnight!
Filled with vibrant art, adorable animal characters, and cars of all kinds from love bugs to the demolition derby, Calling All Cars is for every child who loves to read about things that go! Surprise bonus -- follow one long road throughout this vividly imagined world and don't miss the hidden clues in the artwork!


We received this book via NetGalley and publisher to give an honest review.

This was a really cute and very colorful book about cars. Cars of all kinds not just regular cars you have cars that are breaking down, beach cars, circus clown cars and so much more.
Where are all the cars going though at the end? You just have to read that to find out. 
This is really good for those that are learning to read as the words are really easy and it is describing the different cars. A really enjoyed the pictures and saying 'honk and beep' when the words would appear and seeing animals drive them.




Sue Fliess


Sue Fliess (pronounced "fleece") is a children's book author, freelance writer, and former Sr. Copywriter for eBay.

Here's a list of her books (available now and forthcoming):
Shoes for Me!, Amazon Children's Publishing
A Dress for Me!, Amazon Children's Publishing
Tons of Trucks, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Robots, Robots, Everywhere!, Little Golden Books
A Gluten-Free Birthday for Me!, Albert Whitman & Co.
How to Be a Pirate, Little Golden Books
How to Be A Superhero, Little Golden Books
Let's Build!, Amazon Children's Publishing
The Hug Book, Little Golden Books
Books for Me!, (3rd in the series) Two Lions/Amazon Children's Publishing
O's Little Book of Happiness, Flatiron Books/Macmillan (contributing author)
We're Getting A Pet, Little Golden Books
I'm a Ballerina, Little Golden Books
Bella's New Baby, Little Golden Books, 2016
The Bug Book, Grosset & Dunlap, 2016
Calling All Cars, Sourcebooks, 2016
A Fairy Friend, Christy Ottaviano Books, 2016
Puppy Princess, Little Golden Books, 2016
Goblin Hood, Grosset & Dunlap, 2016
We Wish for a Monster Christmas, 2016
Sue has contributed articles to O the Oprah Magazine, Huffington Post, Education.com, TravelMuse.com, Bay Area Parent, Writer's Digest Magazine, and more. She also writes corporate content (web, newsletters, collateral) and provides marketing consulting as well. Her past clients include: eBay, Inc., HotelTonight, Room77, Redbeacon.com, Clover by Clover, and Tiny Treks.

When she's not writing, she is busy with her two tween boys, and loves to travel. She lives in Northern VA with her husband, kids, and a smart English Labrador pup named Charlie.

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