Children's Book List

Reviews of Children's Literature

The Entertainer

By: Emma Dodd


The Entertainer

Summary: Arriving at a little boy’s birthday party, an entertainer in a big cuddly bear costume delights the children with his antics and surprises them when his costume will not come off.

Rating: 3 ***

A silly story about a truly bizarre mix up. Kids will love the bear and the funny things he does.

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Two Speckled Eggs

By: Jennifer K. Mann


Two Speckled Eggs

Summary: It’s Ginger’s birthday, and she has to invite all the girls in her class to her party, including Lyla Browning. Even though she doesn’t want to! Lyla isn’t like the other girls: she smells like old leaves, doesn’t talk much, and once brought a tarantula to school for show-and-tell.

Rating: 4 ****

An adorable story about giving people a chance even though they may seem different.

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Bird and Bear

By: Ann James


Bird and Bear

Summary: Bear and Bird are two friends who love to spend time together. In their first adventure, they discover their reflections.

Rating: 2 **

The book seems to be a bit random. It’s about birthdays and reflections.

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