Monday, August 17, 2009
Soman and Davis's Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy ~ Reviewed
Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy By David Soman and Jacky Davis
Age Range: For infants or children in preschool
Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy is a powerful companion to David Soman and Jacky Davis’s playful story about a young heroine who uses a little bit of imagination to go a long way. Inspired by their son and daughter’s playground woes, Mr. Soman and Ms. Davis saw how important issues of friendship and compromise were to children. Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy will teach kids the value of cooperation, negotiation and the significance of teamwork. Ladybug Girl is already a winner in the hearts of children and this next installment is sure to make another timeless tale.
Review by Meg, age 9:
Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy was a good book. I really like the characters Sam and Lulu. I like the kind of friendship they have. In the story they use their imaginations to have fun. I had a great time reading this book.