Tag Archives: humor

John Briggs – Author Interview

A friend recommended the new picture book, LEAPING LEMMINGS to me last fall and I found the author’s humor so to my liking that I decided I wanted to combine an interview with the author, John Briggs, with my usual … Continue reading

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Good Night Baddies – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Good Night Baddies Author: Deborah Underwood Illustrator: Juli Kangas Publisher: Beach Lane Books, 2016 Ages: 4-8 Themes: Fairytale baddies, good hearts, humor Review copy from publisher. Opening: Sun dips down; the day has gone. Witches, wolves, and giants yawn. Queen and dragon, troll … Continue reading

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A Dog Wearing Shoes – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: A Dog Wearing Shoes Author & Illustrator: Sangmi Ko Publisher: Schwarz & Wade Books, New York, 2015 Themes: empathy, loss, grief, dog adoption Ages: 3-7 Opening: One day, mimi was on her way home from grandpa and grandma when suddenly… Synopsis: Mini and her … Continue reading

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