Kirkus Reviews

BOOK REVIEW: HOW TO EAT A PEACH 
Released: April 22, 2019; Reviewed: May 7, 2019
"A sweet but never cutesy story with delightful illustrations."
A squirrel who loves peaches goes up against a gun-toting farmer in this book for early readers. Read the full book review 


BOOK REVIEW: LARRY AND BOB

Released:  June 15, 2016; Reviewed Many 11, 2019

"[T]his is a touching story, and Schaufeld tells it in a calm, melodic style."  "Schwarz’s realistic paintings are beautifully rendered and include some exquisite landscapes." "A well-constructed book that depicts a healthy male friendship. "  Read the full book review

BOOK REVIEW:  THE LOLLIPOP TREE 
Released: Nov. 17, 2013; Reviewed: March 5, 2019
"While its unusual structure and poetic language may puzzle audiences, this empowering story of beating the odds and the beautiful paintings should encourage rereading." A little tree tries to overcome setbacks—and learns that she can heal—in this debut picture book. Read the full book review