Tag Archives: Blue Sky Press

David Goes To School

Rating: (52 reviews) Author: Publisher: Blue Sky Press Product Description As David zips through his school, he discovers hat his least-favorite word, “no”, is often spoken here: “NO, DAVID!” “No Yelling!” No pushing!” “No running in the halls!” This lighthearted companion to the Caldecott Honor book, NO, DAVID! Is an entertaining, laugh-out-loud romp from the […]

Cat Heaven

Rating: (77 reviews) Author: Publisher: Blue Sky Press Product Description A simply versed companion to Dog Heaven features bold, folk-art illustrations and profiles the special place where all good cats can find an endless supply of catnip, tuna, and warm laps.”

The Captain Underpants Extra-Crunchy Book o’ Fun

Rating: (23 reviews) Author: Dav Pilkey Publisher: Blue Sky Press Product Description Fans of Dav Pilkey¹s Captain Underpants series will have tons o¹ fun with this activity book featuring George, Harold, Captain Underpants and the bad guys from the first four books. Readers can test their knowledge with puzzles, games, cool comics, drawing tips, trivia, […]

Oh, David!

Rating: (30 reviews) Author: Publisher: Blue Sky Press Product Description Oh, David! What have you done now?! Whether it’s time to get dressed, eat breakfast, or go to sleep, this youngster can always find a way to make a little trouble. But no matter what David does, his mother truly loves him–and children will, too. […]

How Do Dinosaurs Count To Ten?

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Jane Yolen Publisher: Blue Sky Press Book Description Come along for some BIG fun as your favorite dinosaurs delight young readers with their playful antics. How do dinosaurs count to ten? Over and over and over again!This brand new board book format brings the gigantic humor of bestselling, award-winning team Jane […]

How Do Dinosaurs Clean Their Rooms?

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Jane Yolen Publisher: Blue Sky Press Book Description Come along for some BIG fun as your favorite dinosaurs learn to pick up and put away their toys. How do dinosaurs clean their rooms? With trash cans and dusters and brooms!Now Jane Yolen’s playful, read-aloud text and Mark Teague’s hilarious illustrations show […]

Esperanza Rising

Rating: (300 reviews) Author: Pam Munoz Ryan Publisher: Blue Sky Press Book Description Esperanza thought she’d always live with her family on their ranch in Mexico–she’d always have fancy dresses, a beautiful home, & servants. But a sudden tragedy forces Esperanza and Mama to flee to California during the Great Depression, and to settle in […]

Oops!

Rating: (22 reviews) Author: Publisher: Blue Sky Press Book Description Oops! Did somebody make a mess?! Join David as he finds himself in a few sticky situations, and learn his five favorite words along the way. From throwing a ball to riding a tricycle to taking a bath, David sometimes has a little too much […]

Merry Christmas: Big Hungry Bear!

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Audrey Wood Publisher: Blue Sky Press Amazon.com Husband and wife team Don and Audrey Wood follow up on their international bestseller The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bear with a yuletide message about giving. The little Mouse has holed up in his cozy home for Christmas, […]

How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight?

Rating: (116 reviews) Author: Jane Yolen Publisher: Blue Sky Press Amazon.com “How does a dinosaur say good night when Papa comes in to turn off the light? Does a dinosaur slam his tail and pout? Does he throw his teddy bear all about? Does a dinosaur stomp his feet on the floor and shout: ‘I […]

How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon?

Rating: (26 reviews) Author: Jane Yolen Publisher: Blue Sky Press Amazon.com Following up their bestseller How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight?, Caldecott Medal winner Jane Yolen and illustrator Mark Teague have penned this instructive lesson on dinosaur health care. Each double-page spread features one enormous dinosaur looking wan and sniffly but mostly cranky, petulant, ornery, sullen, […]

Alice The Fairy

Rating: (22 reviews) Author: Publisher: Blue Sky Press Book Description Alice has a nose for trouble, but luckily she’s a fairy–a Temporary Fairy. She has a magic wand, fairy wings, and a blanket, all of which she uses to disappear, to fly, to transform her dad into a horse, and to turn his cookies into […]

No, David!

Rating: (149 reviews) Author: Publisher: Blue Sky Press Amazon.com Parents will be quick to jump to the conclusion that there can be nothing appealing in a tale of an ugly kid who breaks things. And certainly–from that adult perspective–there’s something off-putting about the illustrations of David, with his potato head, feral eyes, and a maniacal […]

Dog Heaven

Rating: (133 reviews) Author: Cynthia Rylant Publisher: Blue Sky Press From Publishers Weekly Newbery winner Rylant, who debuted as an illustrator with her Everyday board books (1993), offers paintings and text in tribute to “Dog Heaven.” Here there are fields to run in, soft beds (made of clouds turned inside out) and “angel children,” because […]

The Adventures Of Super Diaper Baby (Captain Underpants)

Rating: (53 reviews) Author: George Beard, Harold Hutchins Publisher: Blue Sky Press Amazon.com Move over, Captain Underpants! There’s a tiny new superhero in town. Undaunted by Principal Krupp’s insistence that their essay assignment on good citizenship not be another comic book about the briefs-clad warrior, fourth graders George and Harold decide to invent a new […]

David Gets in Trouble

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Publisher: Blue Sky Press Amazon.com “No” and “David” were the first words David Shannon learned how to spell. Shannon’s Caldecott Honor Book No, David! is based on a book he made as a child showing a kid doing all the things he isn’t supposed to do. In the sequel David Goes […]