Doreen Cronin

Book Review: Bloom By Cronin & Small

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I am drowning in awesome books over here. As if I cannot manage to find enough amazing books on my own, we had a school reading list for the summer of even more excellent finds from the school librarian. We are loving it! And my hopeful review pile is toppling. I hope to highlight as many as possible and – though I am terrible at keeping posts short – I’m going to try to edit my writing in order to highlight many more.

First up, this new book from a favorite illustrator of mine, David Small. My girls were enamoured with this book and I loved every part of it, especially the powerful message about girls and to everyone. But I’m getting ahead of myself in the excitement. Let’s take a look at Bloom by Doreen Cronin and David Small, 2016. Read the full post…

25 Days – Book 19: Click, Clack, Ho! Ho! Ho!


For today’s book in the countdown to Christmas, I have yet another new Christmas book for the pile. From the creators of the beloved and hilarious Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type, comes this humorous Christmas Eve tale about animals too eager to see Santa and getting stuck in the chimney. Check out Click, Clack, Ho! Ho! Ho! by Doreen Cronin, illustrated by Betsy Lewin, 2015.

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