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Reviews - Books for Children  


Reviews - Books for Children
Noodle Board Books - Review
Two of Marion Billet's Noodle board books published by Nosy Crow are reviewed by Cynthia Kirkeby of ClassBrain.
Nov 16, 2012, 04:35 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
Where The Wild Things Are - Book Review
If you're a fan of Where The Wild Things Are, there are a couple of new books out, one of which would definitely be on your list.

Jul 28, 2012, 00:54 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary - Review
Find out what ClassBrain thinks of the new Wimpy Kid Movie Diary or How Greg Heffley Went Hollywood; written by Jeff Kinney and reviewed by Cynthia Kirkeby.
Jul 24, 2012, 10:58 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
Beautiful Oops - Review
Every once in a while a wonderful book appears for very young children that does more than teach them a few words; it inspires them. Beautiful Oops! by Bareny Saltzberg is one of those books.

Jul 22, 2012, 15:46 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
First Discovery Music - Antonio Vivaldi
Cynthia Kirkeby of ClassBrain reviews a new children's book and music CD on Antonio Vivaldi by Olivier Baumont.
Jun 3, 2012, 10:33 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
The Unofficial Harry Potter Vocabulary Builder - Review
A book review of the The Unofficial Harry Potter Vocabulary Builder by Sayre Van Young.
Mar 9, 2012, 08:38 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
Mary Engelbreit's Classic Library - Review
A book review of Peter Pan, part of Mary Engelbreit's Classic Library from Harper Festival publishers.

Mar 9, 2012, 05:20 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
Pony Crazy - Review
A review of Pony Crazy, an "I Can Read" book by Catherine Hapka, illustrated by Anne Kennedy.
Mar 9, 2012, 04:17 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
I'm Bad! - Review
I'm Bad! a new childrens' book, will definitely appeal to kids who love dinosaurs, in particular those who love the T-Rex.
Oct 14, 2011, 18:31 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
Our White House - Review
ClassBrain Networthy Award

A book review of Our White House, a ClassBrain Networthy Award winner.

Aug 26, 2008, 20:01 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
Sort It Out - Review
A review by Cynthia Kirkeby of Sort it Out, written by Barbara Mariconda and Illustrated by Sherry Rogers, published by Sylvan Dell Publishing.

Aug 26, 2008, 19:46 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
Splat The Cat - Review
Splat the Cat is a delightful illustrated children's book by Rob Scotton, which is perfect for kids about to start Kindergarten.

Jun 22, 2008, 07:46 PST

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Baby Sleepytime - Review
How would you like a book that not only lets you read nursery rhymes to your baby, but also lulls them to sleep with a specially created CD? Thats what you get when you pick up a copy of Baby Sleepytime.

May 17, 2008, 16:06 PST

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The Ultimate Guide to Grandmas & Grandpas! - Review
The Ultimate Guide to Grandmas & Grandpas is an adorable children's picture book by Sally Lloyd-Jones that goes over the "rules" of handling grandparents.

May 17, 2008, 15:25 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
the toddler COOKBOOK - Review
Annabel Karmel has created a step by step cookbook for cooking with young children called "the toddlers COOKBOOK." The book is full of tasty treats, excellent step by step photos, and clear easy to follow directions.

May 17, 2008, 10:28 PST

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Grandma's Library - Review
Eileen Pierre is a mother of three, and a grandmother as well, who recently finished a book of short sweet tales, called Grandma's Library. In it she shares stories that are at times endearing and enlightening.

May 17, 2008, 06:45 PST

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The Dangerous Alphabet - Review
The Dangerous Alphabet is a new ABC book by Neil Gaiman, who according to the dust jacket, "hopes he got all the bugs out of the alphabet." Unfortunately, I don't think he has managed to debug this alphabet yet.

May 10, 2008, 15:33 PST

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It's Earth Day - Review
When my kids were younger, we read all of the Little Critter books by Mercer Mayer. Luckily, she is still writing new stories, like It's Earth Day!

May 10, 2008, 13:40 PST

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Maya Angelou, Poetry for Young People - Review
This collection of poetry by Maya Angelou is a beautiful edition for kids of all ages illustrated by Jerome Lagarrigue.

Apr 29, 2008, 18:25 PST

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Fancy Nancy’s Favorite Fancy Words - ClassBrain NetWorthy Award
When is an ABC book more than an ABC book? When it’s Fancy Nancy’s Favorite Fancy Words from Accessories to Zany.

Apr 15, 2008, 18:18 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
A Home For Dixie - Review
15 year old Emma Jackson has had her first book, A Home For Dixie, published by Harper Collins, and for good reason. Emma has created a wonderful picture book that takes young readers on a learning journey that teaches them about animal shelters and the vital role they play in protecting animals that have been abandoned, neglected, or abused.

Apr 15, 2008, 17:43 PST

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I Love to Visit My Grammy - Review
A new picture book called I Love to Visit My Grammy by Mary Crowley, a former elementary school teacher, celebrates the special time spent between a grandmother and her granddaughter, Penelope.

Apr 15, 2008, 16:49 PST

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Mazes Around The World - Review
In the delightful children’s book, Mazes Around The World, Mary Lankford takes young readers on a journey through many parts of the world where mazes and labyrinths are part of the history, as well as current day places of interest.

Mar 30, 2008, 19:13 PST

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Knut: How One Little Polar Bear Captivated The World - Review
Knut (pronounced K-noot) is a baby polar bear that was born in the Zoo Berlin on December 5, 2006. The story of Knut was written by Craig Hatkoff and his two children Juliana and Isabella, in conjunction with Dr. Gerald R. Uhlich.

Mar 18, 2008, 17:52 PST

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Charlie Hits It Big - Review
Charlie Hits It Big is a new children’s book by Deborah Blumenthal about cute little guinea pig that journeys to Hollywood to make it big in the movies. He lands his leading role quickly only to find that his success is hollow without his owner, Sophie.


Mar 18, 2008, 16:43 PST

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Danger in the Narrow
Adventures with the Parkers: Bryce & Zion

Danger in the Narrows by Mike Graff, and Illustrated by Marjorie Leggitt, is the first book in a new series of adventure books by Fulcrum Books features adventures in National Parks. The books feature the Parkers, a family of four with a set of ten-year-old fraternal twins named Morgan and James, who love to go hiking and exploring.

Feb 21, 2008, 12:28 PST

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The Lonely Little Monster - Review
Sometimes simple is good, especially when it comes to kids, as is seen in The Lonely Little Monster, the first book in the Worry Woo series of children's books.

Feb 19, 2008, 05:59 PST

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Ernie and the Big Newz - Review
A review of "Ernie and the Big Newz," an autobiographical look at the world of TV reporting through the eyes of a child growing up with a dream by Ernie Anastos.

Oct 25, 2007, 13:18 PST

Reviews - Books for Children
A Kids Guide To Giving - Review
A review of "A Kid's Guide to Giving," a book on teen philanthropy by Freddi Zeiler.

Oct 25, 2007, 13:12 PST

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Mandy and Pandy Say, "Nî Hâo Ma?" - Review
An adorable little board book recently landed on my desk, called Mandy and Pandy Say, "Nî Hâo Ma?" It's not every day that a young children's board book comes with a CD, but this one did just that.

Sep 27, 2007, 16:30 PST

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Kids Almanac and World Atlas - Review
Both the Time Almanac 2008 and the World Atlas present facts that kids will love to read.

Aug 15, 2007, 19:54 PST

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How The Moon Regained Her Shape - Review
A new children's picture book, How the Moon Regained Her Shape combines a story of why the moon waxes and wanes with how harsh words can effect a person's self-esteem.

May 1, 2007, 06:37 PST

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The Giant Leaf - Review
A beautiful new children's picture book, The Giant Leaf, is due on the market April 2007. It's the first picture book by Davy Lui, a veteran Disney animator.

Feb 22, 2007, 06:28 PST

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Kiddio Audio Adventures - Review
Although it seems as if everyone now has a DVD set up in their car, Kiddio Audio Adventures brings some light-hearted adventures to the travel set with their stories of Billy Brown the bear.

Feb 20, 2007, 05:49 PST

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Tall Tales Audio - Review
This book review is a little different from most. It's for a set of storytelling audio books for children called Tall Tales Audio.

Oct 18, 2006, 12:15 PST

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That's Not in My Science Book - Review
that's not in my science book by author Kate Kelly, is one of those fun, quirky books that are a delight to page through.
Oct 18, 2006, 08:50 PST

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Our Song, A Growing Field Adventure - Review
When a book arrives that claims it is a cross between a book by Dr. Seuss and Tim Robbins, my attention is piqued, such was Your Song, A Growing Field Adventure.

Oct 16, 2006, 12:24 PST

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Pirate Mom - Review
Pirate Mom is a delightful little Step Into Reading book about Pete's Mom, who is hypnotized into thinking she is a pirate and mistakenly left that way.

Sep 6, 2006, 13:00 PST

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Lucy Goose Goes to Texas - Review
Lucy Goose Goes to Texas is a children's book about a gosling that is growing up with a very independent streak.
Sep 1, 2006, 06:11 PST


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