• Fred Patten Reviews A Goofy Guide to Penguins Authors:  Jean-Luc Coudray & Philippe Coudray Publisher:  TOON Book ISBN-10:  1-9351-7996-9 ISBN-13:  978-1-9351-7996-2 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. Everyone loves […] Fred Patten No responses January 30, 2016
  • Fred Patten Reviews Oedipus: Trapped by Destiny Author: Yvan Pommaux [translated by Richard Kutner] Publisher: TOON Books ISBN-10: 1-9351-7995-0 ISBN-13: 978-1-9351-7995-5 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. This 48-page […] Fred Patten No responses January 23, 2016
  • Fred Patten Reviews The Real POOP on Pigeons! Author: Kevin McCloskey Publisher: TOON Books ISBN-10: 1-9351-7993-4 ISBN-13: 978-1-9351-7993-1 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. This 36-page book for first […] Fred Patten No responses January 21, 2016
  • Max the Brave “Are You My Mother?” meets “I Want My Hat Back” in the hilarious new picture book, Max the Brave (Sept. 8), by author and illustrator Ed Vere. Follow fearless Max as he encounters every other creature except the one he’s searching for…mouse. Check out the trailer! Gina Ruiz No responses July 24, 2015
  • Fred Patten Reviews 5-Minute Spooky Stories 5-Minute Spooky Stories Author:  Disney Book Group Publisher:  Disney Press ISBN-10:  none ISBN-13:  978-1-4231-8915-2 Disclosure: A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. This 188-page book (hardcover with a […] Fred Patten No responses August 11, 2014
  • Fred Patten Reviews The Disney Storybook Collection Disney Junior Storybook Collection Author: Disney Book Group (edited by Denise Scott) Publisher: Disney Press ISBN-10: 1-423-17875-0 ISBN-13: 978-1-423-17875-0 Disclosure: A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. This […] Fred Patten No responses June 30, 2014
  • Animal Book Giveaway for the Holidays! Happy Holidays book lovers! Little, Brown Books for Young Readers and I are teaming up with a little giveaway to start the holiday season. I have four wonderful little books about animals to give away to one US resident. Entries are easy. Just enter in Rafflecopter and that’s it. Here’s some info about the books: […] Gina Ruiz No responses December 6, 2013
  • Fred Patten Reviews Otto’s Backward Day Otto’s Backwards Day Authors: Frank Cammuso with Jay Lynch Publisher: TOON Books ISBN-10: 1-935179-33-0 ISBN-13: 978-1-935179-33-7 Disclosure: A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. Otto’s Backwards Day is […] Fred Patten No responses October 12, 2013
  • Celebrate the Civil Rights Movement with Random House   August 28th is the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s landmark “I Have a Dream” speech, a watershed moment in the struggle for civil rights and Random House Children’s Books has been celebrating with a fabulous Civil Rights Movement blog tour. Today, it is my great honor to be part of that tour […] Gina Ruiz No responses August 24, 2013
  • Good Night Captain Mama Good Night Captain Mama Graciela Tiscareno-Sato (Author) , Linda Lens (Illustrator) Publisher: Gracefully Global Group LLC; Bilingual edition (June 4, 2013) ISBN-10: 0983476039 ISBN-13: 978-0983476030 I typically don’t review self-published books at all.  I have my reasons and the main one is that I’m just not keeping up with regular reviews like I used to.  […] Gina Ruiz One response July 5, 2013
  • Ribbit! Ribbit! Author:  Rodrigo Folgueria Illustrator: Poly Bernatene Age Range: 3 – 7 years Hardcover: 32 pages Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition (March 26, 2013) Language: English ISBN-10: 0307981460 ISBN-13: 978-0307981462 This is one of the most charming books I’ve had the pleasure of reading in a while.  I fell in love the […] Gina Ruiz No responses April 21, 2013
  • Shannon Muir Reviews Batula   BATULA Writer: Steven T. Seagle Illustrator: Marco Cinello Publisher:Man of Action Studios/Image Comics ISBN-10: 160706572X ISBN-13: 978-1607065722   Livingston is a fruit bat in a country orchard who feels out of place. So, despite warnings, he goes one day to check out the big city. In the city, he finds a bat in a […] ShMuir No responses August 10, 2012