The Little Engine That Could

by Watty Piper illustrated by Dan Santat reviewed by Mia Macrossan This famous story has been  re-issued in a 90th anniversary edition with an introduction by Dolly Parton, the founder of the Imagination Library The popular tale of the little engine that could has had many incarnations ranging from the 1930s edition with illustrations by … Continue reading The Little Engine That Could

Argh! There’s a skeleton inside you!

by Idan Ben-Barak illustrated by Julian Frost reviewed by Kerry Neary The idiosyncratic creators of the 2017 sensation Do not lick this book!, Idan Ben-Barak and illustrator Julian Frost, are back with Argh! There’s a skeleton inside you!, done in the same loopy style. This time our hosts are Quog and Oort, space creatures visiting … Continue reading Argh! There’s a skeleton inside you!