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Honk! Splat! Vroom!

Using only onomatopoeia, Gott creates a lively and entertaining tale of a car race and tells a story of overcoming obstacles. The blue race-car mouse gets a late start because the dust the other cars kick up makes him sneeze. Then all the other mice get stuck in some mud while the blue car mouse careens ahead. Before the blue race-car mouse can celebrate for too long, another...


Burr: Flo Follow this and additional works at: BYU ScholarsArchive Citation Author Kyo Maclear Illustrator Jay Fleck Reviewer Sydnee Burr Rating

Truckeroo School

/iss3/92 Follow this and additional works at: BYU ScholarsArchive Citation Author David Kirk Illustrator Reviewer Sydnee Burr Rating Dependable Level Primary

A Lion Is a Lion

Is a lion still a lion if he wears a hat? And what about if he carries an umbrella? Readers follow this silly lion, once fierce, through a series of funny what-ifs, making the lion seem positively innocent and friendly. However, once he's come into your house, danced, sang, and sat down for lunch, he might remember he's a lion, and suddenly his smile turns sharp and scary! So if...

Good Morning, City

Behind the scenes, work is what makes city life roll on. Good Morning City takes a look at many of the goings on in city life that most people overlook. Long before children wake up, bakeries fire up, newspapers are delivered, garbage men collect trash, and joggers run through the parks, all while the city sleeps. Ferry boats engage their engines, waitresses make coffee, trains...

Today I'm a Race Car Driver

Today I'm a Race Car Driver follows Leo through all the work that goes into being a race car driver. From Monday's car wash to Sunday's big race, there is something important every day that needs to be done so that the car and the driver are ready for competition. On Wednesday, the gear is checked to make sure it will all keep the driver safe, and on Thursday the car is inspected...


Burr: Train Follow this and additional works at; http; //scholarsarchive; byu; edu/cbmr - Book Review Title: Train Author: Elisha Cooper Reviewer: Sydnee Burr Publisher: Orchard Books Interest

Bo at Ballard Creek

: LeUyen Pham Reviewer: Sydnee Burr Publisher: Henry Holt and Company Interest Level: Intermediate Rating: Outstanding Review When Mean Millie asked a gold miner for a favor, he had no idea she would

Little Tug

Litle T ug Sydnee Burr 0 0 Interest Level: Toddler , Preschool Follow this and additional works at; http; //scholarsarchive; byu; edu/cbmr - Book Review Title: Little Tug Author: Stephen Savage ... Reviewer: Sydnee Burr Publisher: Roaring Book Press Rating: Outstanding Review Little Tug is the smallest boat in the harbor. There are a lot of things he can’t do. When comparing himself to the other

Newt's Emerald

Newt's Emerald Sydnee Burr Follow this and additional works at; http; //scholarsarchive; byu; edu/cbmr - Book Review Title: Newt’s Emerald Author: Garth Nix Reviewer: Sydnee Burr Publisher

The Solar System Through Infographics

Higgins takes curious readers on a roller coaster through space. Exploring different topics such as the big bang theory, the sun, stars, planets, black holes, and more; Higgins provides an expansive introduction to the solar system. The Solar System Through Infographics may not be for those readers already well versed in the solar system, but it does function as a great kick...

The Pirate Jamboree

hTe P Sydnee Burr 0 0 Thi s Book Review is brought to you for free and open access by the All Journals at BYU ScholarsArchive. It has been accepted for inclusion in Children's Book and Media Review ... Jamboree Author: Mark Teague Reviewer: Sydnee Burr Publisher: Orchard Books Interest Level: Preschool Rating: Outstanding Review Teague creates a fantastic world for his young readers in this lively

Grandma and the Great Gourd: A Bengali Folktale

A re-creation of a classic Bengali Folktale, Grandma and the Great Gourd captures new audiences and imaginations alike. Grandma travels alone through the dangerous jungle to visit her daughter. On the way, she meets very hungry, very wild animals who wish to eat her. Grandma outwits them by telling them she's too skinny, but if they would just wait until after her visit they...

Cowpoke Clyde Rides the Range

Upon reading an advertisement in his favorite magazine, Cowpoke Clyde learns he should buy a bike. He decides to try his hand at it. After all, he knows how to ride a horse, and how different can it really be? Clyde quickly finds himself out of control, but as he muddles his way through the confusing world of learning how to ride a bike, his trusty pet Dawg keeps him safe. One...

Biggest, Baddest Book of Sea Creatures

, Baddest Book of Sea Creatures Author: Jen Schoeller Reviewer: Sydnee Burr Publisher: Adobo Publishing Review Extremely educational, Schoeller presents a visually appealing book for young learners