“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 [...]

“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 [...]

“Crazy Crab” by Mark C. Evans

CRAZY CRAB Mark C. Evans MacLaren-Cochrane Publishing (2017) ISBN 9781365861574 Reviewed by Russ Cramer (age 5) for Reader Views Kids (12/17)   “Crazy Crab” by Mark C. Evans is about this crab who was really good at his job, but it’s hard for him to get out of his shell when he is sleeping, because even though [...]

Interview with Roe De Pinto, Author of “Too Much Junk in My Trunk!”

TOO MUCH JUNK IN MY TRUNK! The Adventures of Zealy and Whubba, Book 4 Roe De Pinto Outskirts Press (2017) ISBN 9781478789604 Interviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (11/17) Roe De Pinto has received fourteen awards for her The Adventures of Zealy and Whubba series and hopes to continue the accolades with the new release of this adorable little [...]

“Honk Whoop” by Cindy Helms

HONK WHOOP Cindy Helms Set Free Publishing (2017) ISBN 9780996339742 Reviewed by Russ Cramer (age 5) for Reader Views Kids (9/17) “Honk Whoop” by Cindy Helms is about making new friends (Piper and Hubert), meeting new people, hearing Red Song Thrusters sing and knowing that you are not alone. Piper would listen to the Thrusters make sounds [...]

“Polygonsters” by Cindy Helms

POLYGONSTERS Cindy Helms Set Free Publishing (2017) ISBN 9780996339735 Reviewed by Russ Cramer (age 5) for Reader Views Kids (9/17) “Polygonsters” by Cindy Helms was about these monsters who were rough at the library, and ate all the peoples’ food at the tea house and were leaving and the good guys gave their snacks to the Polygonsters [...]

“My Little Angel” by Sherrill S. Cannon

MY LITTLE ANGEL Sherrill S. Cannon Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency, LLC (2017) ISBN 9781681819471 Reviewed by Willow Cramer (Age 7) for Reader Views Kids (7/17) “My Little Angel” by Sherrill S. Cannon is about a little angel who is always on a girl’s shoulder. At night she sleeps on the girl’s head. The angel cared [...]

“Baby on Board: How Animals Carry Their Young” by Marianne Berkes

BABY ON BOARD: HOW ANIMALS CARRY THEIR YOUNG Marianne Berkes Dawn Publications (2017) ISBN 9781584695936 Reviewed by Rose Whitacre (age 6) and Mom for Reader Views Kids (07/17) “Baby on Board: How Animals Carry Their Young” by Marianne Berkes is a great book about many different animals and the ways they carry their babies. The author’s purpose [...]

“Zeke Will Not Eat!” by Delin Colon

ZEKE WILL NOT EAT! Delin Colon CreateSpace (2016) ISBN 9781534960848 Reviewed by Russ Cramer (age 5) for Reader Views Kids (5/17) “Zeke Will Not Eat!” by Delin Colon is about a little boy named Zeke and he didn’t want to eat. His mom said that dinner was ready and spoiled all his fun. He wanted [...]

“Baby Lady’s Scary Night” by Oksana and Marina Davydov

BABY LADY'S SCARY NIGHT: A LADYBUG STORY Oksana & Marina Davydov Outskirts Press (2014) ISBN 9781432799656 Reviewed by Russ Cramer (age 5) for Reader Views Kids (3/17) “Baby Lady’s Scary Night” by Oksana and Marina Davydov is about how Baby Lady’s (a ladybug) mommy tucks her in and then there is a spider, ghost, and [...]

“Gramma Mouse Tells a Story” by M.E. Hembroff

GRAMMA MOUSE TELLS A STORY M.E. Hembroff Marjorie E. Hembroff (2016) ISBN 9781773022994 Reviewed by Russ Cramer (age 5) for Reader Views Kids (3/17) “Gramma Mouse Tells a Story” by M.E. Hembroff is about a mouse named Tiny, dashing to Cousin Mouse’s house. On the way, she runs into Mr. Dog, Ms. Kitty, and Ms. [...]

“Rocket-Bye” by Carole P. Roman

ROCKET-BYE Carole P. Roman CreateSpace (2016) ISBN 9781530243372 Reviewed by Paola Belloso (age 9) for Reader Views (01/17) “Rocket-Bye” by Carole P. Roman, invites you to fly far where only a rocket can take you, showing and exploring the skies with all it has. You will wonder from above how small everything is down on [...]