LB Kids, Board Books, 9780316212038, 14pp.
Publication Date: August 6, 2013
Out to play
Little ones will love playing along with baby during a day full of fall fun, from hayrides to apple picking. This interactive novelty board book features large lift-the-flaps on each spread, hiding charming surprises underneath. With acclaimed author Elise Broach's delightful rhyming text and playful illustrations by Cori Doerrfeld, this is the perfect read-aloud to share after a beautiful autumn afternoon.
Cori Doerrfeld has illustrated a variety of children's books, including Brooke Shields bestselling Welcome to Your World, Baby and It's the Best Day Ever, Dad! Cori lives in Minnesota with her two children and husband, who is also an artist.
Praise for Barnyard Baby:
The endearing rhymes scan well and read quickly, a great combination for keeping little ones interested...This well-executed, toddler-friendly board book is a great introduction to fall and a perfect choice for one-on-one or small group sharing.
-Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
"As sweet as fresh apple cider, "Barnyard Baby," by Elise Broach, with illustrations by Cori Doerrfeld, follows an irrepressible toddler though a day's adventures on a farm...There's much to look at and discuss, and lift-the-flaps give little hands something to do."
-New York Times Online Book Review
Praise for Snowflake Baby:"Who knew a day out in the cold could be so cozy?...Here's hoping this darling tyke will return with the change of the seasons."
Praise for Elise Broach's When Dinosaurs Came with Everything:
Winner of the E.B. White Read Aloud Award
"Broach and Caldecott Medalist Small's deadpan delivery of a delectably over-the-top premise makes this book a virtually guaranteed crowd-pleaser."
"Both listeners and independent readers will appreciate the humor in the text.. the book will spark imaginations and discussions."
-School Library Journal
Praise for Cori Doerrfeld's Welcome to Your World, Baby:
"Young readers will enjoy the delightful illustrations and storyline, while parents will find [it] to be a wonderful introduction to big sisterhood."
Praise for Cori Doerrfeld's It's the Best Day Ever, Dad!:
"[Doerrfeld's] illustrations make reading the book over and over a pleasing activity." --