Once Upon An Alphabet: Short Stories for All the Letters, by Oliver Jeffers; Philomel, $26.99, 112 pages,  ages 3-5. (October 2014)   Bestselling author-illustrator Oliver Jeffers (The Day the Crayons Quit; Stuck) returns with another whimsical and unique offering for young readers. Here Jeffers dedicates an entire story to each of the letters of theContinue reading

Alphabetics: An Aesthetically Awesome Alliterated Alphabet Anthology, by Patrick and Traci Concepción, illustrated by Dawid Ryski; Little Gestalten, $16.95, 64 pages, 3-7. (September 2014) Logophiles, rejoice! As the title suggests, this alphabet book is a series of twenty-six alliterative entries accompanied by illustrations by graphic artist Dawid Ryski, whose structured renderings of astronauts, quails andContinue reading