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LOOK! Babies Head to Toe—Cited from Goodreads!

Here’s a wonderful quote cited on Goodreads: “ This book will captivate babies and toddlers. It’s the perfect follow-up to Harris’s first board book, Who? A Celebration of Babies. Read the full quote: HERE

WHO? A Celebration of Babies in New York Magazine article THE BEST 15 BOARD BOOKS FOR BABIES, ACCORDING TO BOOKSELLERS.

A quote from the article: “If you’re looking for another book to read aloud, Morrissey recommends this by Robie Harris, who usually writes for older kids. “Brightly colored drawings help introduce us to babies in all sorts of families,” she says. Bonus: “The gentle repetition helps with language development, and makes for a great read-aloud.” Read the full listing: http://nymag.com/strategist/article/best-board-books-babies.html


Here’s what Shelf Awareness wrote about NOW WHAT? “Puppy’s expressive pencil-stroke eyebrows and wagging tail catapult this bouncy protagonist to a huggability quotient rarely witnessed in math-oriented texts… Harris succeeds in describing block shapes (“1. 2. 3. 4 corners. 1. 2. 3. 4 straight lines–all the same size. Hey! This is a square!”) and Puppy’s trial-and error-process in kid-friendly terms, providing support for young builders who might not see the design flaws right away.” Read the full listing: Shelf-Awareness.com


CRASH! BOOM! A Math TALE is the 2019 Mathical Award Winner in the Pre-Kindergarten category, just announced and given by the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute in association with the Children’s Book Council, the National Council of Teachers of English, and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Read the full announcement and press release: 2019 Mathical Prize Winners Announced


CRASH! BOOM! is on Elizabeth Bird’s School Library Journal/ Fuse #8 list of “stand out mathy titles of 2018.” Her comment about CRASH! BOOM!, “Harris apparently can tackle any subject if she puts her mind to it.” Read the listing: 31 Days, 31 Lists: 2018 Math Books for Kids

Whenever I find out a book of mine is
in the media, my first response is “Me? Really?”
Then when I realize that something I wrote
is being talked or written about, most always,
I feel proud and thrilled!