Tag: Petr Horáček

The Fly, by Petr Horáček; Candlewick Press, $14.99, 32 pages, ages 3-6. In Petr Horáček’s latest addition to the world of children’s picture books, a rather good-natured, big-eyed housefly laments his lack of friends. The hairy-legged insect navigates his day, buzzing from breakfast to flying laps around the ceiling lamp while avoiding a large blue

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Mid-Week Pop-Ups

The arrival of crisp weather and bright colors also heralds the arrival of vibrant pop-up books.  Below are two standout selections.    “One Spotted Giraffe,” by Petr Horácek; Candlewick Press, $15.99, 20 pages, ages 2 and up. Learning to count becomes an exciting trip into the wild in the latest book by veteran illustrator Petr

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