Interview with Cindy Helms, Author of “100 Things”

Cindy Helms is an artist, author, and illustrator based in Denver, Colorado. She uses a variety of mediums for her creations but prefers drawing using simple pens and colored pencils. After many years as an IT manager, another many years designing and building sets for musical theater, and another many years as a stay-at-home mom […]

Read More…

“100 Things” by Cindy Helms

100 Things Written and Illustrated by Cindy HelmsSet Free Publishing 2018ISBN 978-0996339759 Reviewed by Eve Panzer, Barefoot Librarian (2/20/2019) The 100th Day of school is a commonly celebrated milestone for young elementary students. However, in the book 100 Things author/illustrator Cindy Helms has taken a new twist on the theme making it fresh and fun […]

Read More…

“Ellie’s Car Kindergarten” by Lee Zee

Ellie’s Car Kindergarten Lee Zee Words Art Vision LLC (2018) ISBN 9781732587908 Reviewed by Serenity (age 6) and Eliana (age 8) for Reader Views Kids (1/19) “Ellie’s Car Kindergarten” by Lee Zee is a special way to show kids that the first day of kindergarten can be a lot of fun. But what about the […]

Read More…

“Dream Big” by Kat Kronenberg

DREAM BIG Kat Kronenberg Greenleaf Book Group Press (2017) ISBN 9781626343474 Reviewed by Evan (age 3), Sarina (age 4), and Mom for Reader Views Kids (9/18) Could there be a more positive storyline than the one found in, “Dream Big” by Kat Kronenberg? We don’t think so! This hardcover, beautifully illustrated story takes place in […]

Read More…

“I Am the Rain” by John Paterson

I AM THE RAIN John Paterson Dawn Publications (2018) ISBN 9781584696162 Reviewed by Sasha Stone (age 3) and Mom (8/18) “I Am the Rain” by John Paterson has beautiful pictures and is a fun way of seeing the water cycle in action. My favorite page was the one that said, “I can show you rainbows,” because I love seeing […]

Read More…