Amazing Grace

October 11, 2016

Feelgood story where hard work pays off.

There's no deus ex machina, contrived kind of stuff here like many children's books have, which is great.


If you're good at something, it doesn't matter who you are. You don't have to be a specific kind of person to be good at something.

The Alphabet from A to Y With Bonus Letter Z!

September 29, 2016

High quality for an alphabet book.

Given Steve Martin's ability to write, most of them are actually really good rhymes and have good meter, which is hard to find in standard children's books. I was amused.


Teaching the alphabet.

An Ambush of Tigers

September 28, 2016

Pretty pictures and well-written.

I wanted to hate this book, I really did. But I can't fault it for being well-written poetry with good rhymes, or for having great illustrations.