Review: Petit Collage Wooden Toys

Recently I’ve had the pleasure of reviewing a few wooden toys from Petit Collage, generously sent to my by Raincoast Books. I have to first say that these toys are just beautiful, both in design and construction. I received the Happy Bear Wooden Stacker, the Busy Tree Wooden Twist Puzzle, and the Animals + BabiesContinue reading “Review: Petit Collage Wooden Toys”

Book Review: Sail by Dorien Brouwers

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: SailAuthor: Dorien BrouwersPublisher: Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersPublication Date: March 9, 2021ISBN: 9780316495486 Synopsis from Goodreads:Out at sea anything can happen: whether trials or triumphs, there are infinite possibilities to explore once we leave the shore. And what lies under theContinue reading “Book Review: Sail by Dorien Brouwers”

Book Review: I’ll Meet You in Your Dreams by Jessica Young

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: I’ll Meet You in Your DreamsAuthor: Jessica YoungIllustrator: Rafael LopezPublisher: Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersPublication Date: March 9, 2021ISBN: 9780316453288 Synopsis from Goodreads:This poetic and tender story celebrates the parent-and-child bond in its many forms and offers gentle assurance of loveContinue reading “Book Review: I’ll Meet You in Your Dreams by Jessica Young”

Book Review: Spark by Ani Castillo

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: SparkAuthor: Ani CastilloPublisher: Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersPublication Date: March 21, 2021ISBN: 9780316424653 Synopsis from Goodreads:Beginning with the birth of a baby, the story takes the reader on a journey through life, navigates the ups and downs, and culminates in aContinue reading “Book Review: Spark by Ani Castillo”

Book Review: Drive the Fire Truck by Dave Mottram

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: Drive the Fire TruckAuthor: Dave MottramPublisher: Chronicle BooksPublication Date: December 1, 2020ISBN: 9781452178851 Synopsis from Goodreads:Honk honk! Make way! Get behind the wheel of a busy fire truck as it speeds through town to fight fires. With sturdy handles on each pageContinue reading “Book Review: Drive the Fire Truck by Dave Mottram”

Book Review: Baby Goat, Illustrated by Yu-Hsuan Huang

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: Baby Goat: Finger Puppet BookIllustrator: Yu-Hsuan HuangPublisher: Chronicle BooksPublication Date: February 11, 2020ISBN: 9781452181714 Synopsis from Goodreads:Newborns will love snuggling up with Baby Goat! Baby Goat plays, climbs, meets new friends, and drifts off to bedtime with her loving family. Featuring a plushContinue reading “Book Review: Baby Goat, Illustrated by Yu-Hsuan Huang”

Book Review: Homes by Hector Dexet

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: HomesAuthor: Hector DexetPublisher: Laurence King PublishingPublication Date: April 14, 2020ISBN: 9781786276162 Synopsis from Goodreads:From villages and desert islands to tree trunks and haunted houses, explore a huge range of different homes in this charming board book. With peep-through holes throughout, there’s aContinue reading “Book Review: Homes by Hector Dexet”

Book Review: Hello Hello by Brendan Wenzel

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: Hello HelloAuthor: Brendan WenzelPublisher: Chronicle BooksPublication Date: August 25, 2020ISBN: 9781797202655 Synopsis from Goodreads:Starting with color and pattern and moving on size, shape, sound, and more, this board book is perfect for introducing the youngest readers to important visual concepts. Hello HelloContinue reading “Book Review: Hello Hello by Brendan Wenzel”

Book Review: The Book of Hidden Wonders by Polly Crosby

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: The Book of Hidden WondersAuthor: Polly CrosbyPublisher: Park Row BooksPublication Date: September 1, 2020ISBN: 9780778310006 Synopsis from Goodreads:Romilly Kemp and her eccentric father have happy but sheltered lives in a ramshackle mansion in the English countryside. To help make ends meet, heContinue reading “Book Review: The Book of Hidden Wonders by Polly Crosby”

Book Review: Reproduction by Ian Williams

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: ReproductionAuthor: Ian WilliamsPublisher: Random House CanadaPublication Date: January 22, 2019ISBN: 9780735274051 Synopsis from Goodreads:Felicia and Edgar meet as their mothers are dying. Felicia, a teen from an island nation, and Edgar, the lazy heir of a wealthy German family, come together onlyContinue reading “Book Review: Reproduction by Ian Williams”