Monthly Archives: November 2010

WHERE DO BALLOONS GO? – by Jamie Lee Curtis, illus. by Laura Cornell

Splendid & fun-filled, November 22, 2010 This review is from: Where Do Balloons Go? An Uplifting Mystery (Hardcover) Highly praised for its uplifting rhymed poems and exuberant illustrations that send the kids’ imagination and scientific thinking soaring high, WHERE DO … Continue reading

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Turkey Surprise by Peggy Archer, illustrated by Thor Wickstrom

Diverse celebration, November 16, 2010 This review is from: Turkey Surprise (Hardcover) For a household like vegetarian family, TURKEY SURPRISE will be a delightful read that contains a happy ending for a turkey. Two sibling pilgrims set out to find … Continue reading

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Farfallina & Marcel by Holly Keller

Friendship that transforms together *caution: spoilers (please read after you finish the book!) My daughter in 2nd grade discovers this admirable book with a beautiful name FARFALLINA & MARCEL that steals our hearts away. A cute story with a twist … Continue reading

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IMOGENE”S ANTLERS by David Small – Garden Haiku Daily Review

Imaginative and exquisite, 2010/11/10 This is an exquisite book to lure children into reading – I simply told my kids, “look, this girl woke up with antlers on her head!” and that got them hooked on to the pages till … Continue reading

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The Night Before Thanksgiving by Natasha Wing – Garden Haiku Book Review

Excitement of Thanksgiving, 8 Nov 2010 This review is from: The Night Before Thanksgiving (Reading Railroad Books) (Paperback) This is a lovely, classic Thanksgiving book to read with your kids while counting down the days to this “fun & food- … Continue reading

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STICK MAN by Julia Donaldson – Garden Haiku Daily Review

Stick with Family, 3 novembre 2010 A great book for youngsters to read during winter/Christmas time, STICK MAN from the artists of ROOM ON THE BOOM offers another unique story about the family tree dad who is content with his … Continue reading

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