Professional Book Reviews


Small Animals: Parenthood in the Age of Fear

Published on February 5, 2019

By Kim Brooks A blurb on the cover of Kim Brooks’ Small Animals praised the book…

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Nurturing Creativity: An Essential Mindset for Young Children’s Learning

Published on February 5, 2019

By Rebecca Isbell & Sonia Akiko Yoshizawa The authors take a deep dive into the…

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Understanding Your Child’s Sensory Signals

Published on February 5, 2019

By Angie Voss Have you ever wondered why your child wants to wear boots every…

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Giants in the Nursery: A Biographical History of Developmentally Appropriate Practice

Published on February 5, 2019

By David Elkind, PhD This book looks at 11 theorists and their impact on Developmentally…

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Big Questions for Young Minds: Extending Children’s Thinking

Published on September 6, 2018

By Janis Strasser & Lisa Mufson Bresson This user-friendly book provides the reader with a…

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Really Seeing Children

Published on July 20, 2018

By Deb Curtis On the cover of the book is the title Really Seeing Children. Just…

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Nature Preschools and Forest Kindergartens: The Handbook for Outdoor Learning

Published on July 20, 2018

By David Sobel with contributions from Patti Ensel Bailie, Ken Finch, Erin K. Kenny, and Anne…

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The Preschool Inclusion Toolbox: How to Build and Lead a High-Quality Program

Published on July 20, 2018

By Erin Barton and Barbara Smith The Preschool Inclusion Toolbox: How to Build and Lead…

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Loose Parts: Inspiring Play in Young Children

Published on July 20, 2018

By Lisa Daly, Miriam Beloglovsky and photographs by Jenna Daly Have you ever gotten a…

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Celebrate! An Anti-Bias Guide to Including HOLIDAYS in Early Childhood Programs, 2nd edition

Published on July 20, 2018

By Julie Bisson The early childhood classroom has become more diverse over the years. As…

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Caring for Young Children with Special Needs

Published on July 20, 2018

By Cindy Croft This Redleaf Quick Guide provides educators and families, especially those involved in child care…

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I Love You Rituals

Published on July 20, 2018

By Dr. Becky Bailey Fun Activities for Parents and Children That: –Boost brain potential –Encourage…

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