picture books ten-word reviews orangemarmaladebooks November 20, 2017 3 Comments You’re busy. I get that. Holidays approach. Voila! 10-word teasers to tempt you towards books I adore! Guaranteed to make your day better. Fort-building Time, written by Megan Wagner Lloyd, illustrated by Abigail Halpin published in 2017 by Alfred A. Knopf Orange Marmalade gold! Charming forts, outdoor fun, every season. Jubilant! City Moon, written by Rachael Cole, illustrated by Blanca Gómez published in 2017 by Schwartz & Wade Books Gorgeous jaunt to spy peek-a-boo moon. Sweet togetherness. Preschool brilliance. On a Magical Do-Nothing Day, written and illustrated by Beatrice Alemagna originally published in France, 2016; first U.S. edition 2017 by Harper Explore outdoors! Ditch electronic games. Doing “nothing” can be spectacular! No One Else Like You, written by Siska Goeminne, illustrated by Merel Eyckerman originally published in Belgium, 2016; first U.S. edition 2017 by Westminster John Knox Press Diverse people make a captivating world. You make it lovely. The Little Red Cat Who Ran Away and Learned His ABC’s (the Hard Way), written and illustrated by Patrick McDonnell published in 2017 by Little, Brown and Company Clever, funny, surprising, hair-raising alphabetical adventures! Jolly, surefire pleaser! Hilda and the Runaway Baby, written and illustrated by Daisy Hirst first U.S. edition 2017 by Candlewick Press Rapscallion baby rescued by indefatigable, racing pig! Sweet, happy friendship. Wee Sister Strange, written by Holly Grant, illustrated by K.G. Campbell published in 2017 by Schwartz & Wade Books Enchanted nighttime woodsy ramble…searching for what? Lush, hushed, magical. But I Don’t Eat Ants, written by Dan Marvin, illustrated by Kelly Fry published in 2017 by POW! Loquacious anteater gourmand, plainly peeved at ant-eating expectations! Wowzer! The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse, written by Mac Barnett, illustrated by Jon Klassen published in 2017 by Candlewick Press Quackily-quirky! Howlingly-ingenuous! Home is where the wolf is?! Terrific, written and illustrated by Jon Agee published in 2017 by Dial Books for Young Readers Curmudgeonly Eugene + plucky parrot = crack Caribbean sailing team! So droll! Share this:Click to email a link to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Categoriespicture booksTagsbook reviews, humor, illustration, imagination, outdoor play, picture books
That cartoon!! 😝 And I only have 1!!
So many great books to check out — the ten-word teasers are great!
Yes, well, one is enough to wind up like this some days ! There are some great choices here for a toddler 🙂 Enjoy!
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