Monday Children’s Book Reviews for February 18, 2013

All Alameda County Library branches will be closed Monday, February 18, in honor of Washington’s Birthday.

A Kiss Like This by Mary Murphy

“Celebrates the loving bond between mothers and babies on split-page, surprise-reveal spreads of kissing parent-child animal pairs, including elephants, tiny mice, and bubbling fish.”                                    [JPB MURPHY]

Tie a Wish With Bracelets: Easy and Fun Chinese Knotting by D. M. Chen and Michelle Sun

Tie a Wish with Bracelets translates ancient Chinese knotting into simple and modern creations. The symbolic meanings of traditional knot patterns link timeless sentiments with creativity. Follow the easy and fun directions to design charm or karma bracelets for family and friends.”         [J746-422 CHEN]

I Haiku You by Betsy Snyder

“A collection of haikus by the creator of Haiku Baby follows a Valentine’s Day theme and combines a gentle introduction to the poetic form with endearing cartoon-style illustrations.”         [J811.6 SNYDER]




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