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Review Imelda & the Goblin King by Briony May Smith

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Imelda & the Goblin King By Briony May Smith Flying Eye Books ISBN: 9781909263659 $17.95 Grades PreK-2 Out October 20, 2015 Find it at: Schuler Books | Your Library There has maybe never been a time in human history when we are more focused on “new”. I’m guilty of it. It seems like with all […]

Review: The Little Gardener by Emily Hughes

Little Gardener

The Little Gardener By Emily Hughes Flying Eye Books ISBN: 9781909263437 $17.95 Grades PreK-2 Out August 11, 2015 *Best New Book* Find it at: Schuler Books | Your Library To quote Great American Poet and Suggestive Dancer, Usher Raymond: “These are my confessions.” I arrived a bit late to the quiet book party. I’m there […]

Review: Wild About Shapes by Jeremie Fischer

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Wild About Shapes By Jérémie Fischer Flying Eye Books (Nobrow) ISBN: 9781909263383 $16.99 Grades PreK and Up Out March 17, 2015 Find it at: Powell’s Books | Your Library The element of surprise is powerful indeed. Often when a reader opens a book, they have a general sense of what to expect. But once in […]

2014 Preview Interview: Flying Eye Books

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Now that we’re solidly into 2014, the time seems right to check in on a few publishers and see what they have coming out in the near (or not so near) future. Kicking off our 2014 Preview Interviews is Flying Eye Books. I chatted with Flying Eye/Nobrow U.S. Sales and Marketing Director Tucker Stone about […]

Nonfiction Monday: Shackleton’s Journey by William Grill

Shackleton's Journey

Shackleton’s Journey By William Grill Flying Eye Books (Nobrow) ISBN: 9781909263109 $24.00 Grades 3 and Up In Stores Find it at: Schuler Books | Your Library Some works of nonfiction come off a bit like assignments. The author dutifully studies a topic and relates the subject matter for young readers. Other nonfiction books, like Shackleton’s […]

Review: Wild by Emily Hughes

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Wild By Emily Hughes Flying Eye Books ISBN: 9781909263086 $16.95 Grades K-2 In Stores *Best New Book* Find it at: Schuler Books | Your Library When I was a kid, we had a cat for a week. Things did not end well. He was a gift from my great aunt, who said he was half […]

Review: Akissi by Marguerite Abouet

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Akissi: Cat Invasion By Marguerite Abouet Illustrated by Mathieu Sapin Flying Eye Books ISBN: 9781909263017 $14.95 Grades 1-3 In Stores June 11, 2013 Find it at: Schuler Books | Your Library There’s something enduringly appealing about characters who find themselves in mischief. Kids are especially intrigued, as their sense of wrong and right is still […]

2013 Preview Interview: Flying Eye Books

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Last year Hilda and the Midnight Giant from UK publisher Nobrow Press was one of our Top 20 Books. When word came out that Nobrow was poised to launch a children’s imprint, Flying Eye Books, I was excited to see what they had to offer. One of the first books out of the gate was the excellent how-to/graphic […]

Review: Welcome to Your Awesome Robot by Viviane Schwarz

Welcome To Your Awesome Robot

Welcome to Your Awesome Robot By Viviane Schwarz Flying Eye Books ISBN: 9781909263000 $13.95 Grades PreK-2 In Stores April 16, 2013 Find it at: Schuler Books | Your Library While the concept of library makerspaces for teens and adults has been getting buzzy lately, youth librarians will tell you we’ve been getting crafty with young […]