Tag Archives: Voyager Books

Elijah’s Angel: A Story for Chanukah and Christmas

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Michael J. Rosen Publisher: Voyager Books Product Description Michael and Elijah are friends, but when Elijah gives Michael one of his special carved angels, Michael doesn’t know what to do. How can be possibly take home a Christmas angel–a forbidden graven image–especially on Chanukah? Full color. Amazon.com Review A child’s vision […]

Snowballs

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Lois Ehlert Publisher: Voyager Books Product Description Pull on your mittens and head outside for a snowball day. Grab some snow and start rolling. With a few found objects–like buttons and fabric and seeds–and a little imagination, you can create a whole family out of snow. Children will love poring over […]

Mouse Paint

Rating: (34 reviews) Author: Ellen Stoll Walsh Publisher: Voyager Books Product Description Ellen Stoll Walsh. The humor and beautifully simple design of this educational book will appeal to children who know the joy of splashing about in paint–and to their parents, who will appreciate the lighthearted presentation of a lesson in color. Paperback.

Oliver Button Is a Sissy

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Tomie dePaola Publisher: Voyager Books Product Description A little boy must come to terms with being teased and ostracized because he’d rather read books, paint pictures, and tap-dance than participate in sports. “There is a good balance between the simple text . . . and the expressive pictures . . . […]

Kindergarten Rocks!

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Katie Davis Publisher: Voyager Books Product Description Dexter already knows everything there is to know about kindergarten. His big sister, Jessie, told him all about it. So Dexter is not scared. Not even a little bit. But his stuffed dog, Rufus, is scared. Actually, he’s terrified. But Dexter–er, Rufus–has nothing to […]

Merry Christmas, Strega Nona (Voyager Books)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Tomie dePaola Publisher: Voyager Books Book Description Strega Nona returns with her bumbling assistant, Big Anthony, and Bambolona, the baker’s daughter, in time for the big Christmas Eve feast.

Miss Alaineus: A Vocabulary Disaster

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Debra Frasier Publisher: Voyager Books Amazon.com Sniffling and coughing through a week at home with a cold, Sage (one who shows wisdom, experience, judgment“) misunderstands one of Mrs. Page’s vocabulary words in the homework assignment, and the resulting embarrassment in front of her fifth-grade class leaves her “devastated: wasted, ravaged. Ruined: […]

Calavera Abecedario: A Day of the Dead Alphabet Book

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Jeanette Winter Publisher: Voyager Books Book Description Every year Don Pedro and his family make papier-mâché skeletons, or calaveras, for Mexico’s Day of the Dead fiesta. From the Angel and Doctor to the Mariachi and Unicornio, there’s a special calavera for each letter of the alphabet. Come dance with them! Includes […]