Children's Book Reviews

An Indie Rock Alphabet Book – OWTK Book Review
Children's Book Reviews

An Indie Rock Alphabet Book – OWTK Book Review

Paste Magazine’s Indie Rock Alphabet Book by Caren Kelleher, Kate Kiefer, Rachael Maddux Illustrations by Owen the Owen. Late last year Paste, the finest music/arts/culture magazine in existence today, released it’s first kid’s book. The “Indie Rock Alphabet Book” is most definitely not the first musical themed A to Z […]

Trout Fishing in America – My Name Is Chicken Joe Book & CD Review
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Trout Fishing in America – My Name Is Chicken Joe Book & CD Review

In an exciting new partnership with Canadian book publisher The Secret Mountain, legendary children’s recording artists Trout Fishing in America are set to release (on April 21st) a new “Best Of” CD, comprised of 11 previously released tunes, in conjunction with a hardcover kid’s book titled My Name is Chicken […]

Night of the Spadefoot Toads – OWTK Book Review
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Night of the Spadefoot Toads – OWTK Book Review

Bill Harley, yes that Bill Harley – winner of 2, count ’em 2, Grammy Awards, is also an accomplished author. When we saw him perform in Philly last year, I purchased three copies of his latest tome, Night of the Spadefoot Toads. It’s not because I thought I’d want to […]

Alphabet by Matthew Van Fleet
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Alphabet by Matthew Van Fleet

There is no shortage of children’s books on the market designed to help young learners enjoy and understand the alphabet. If you have a child, and I presume you do if your reading Out With The Kids, you have most likely received an alphabet book (or four) as a baby […]

WorryWoo Monsters – Meet Rue!
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WorryWoo Monsters – Meet Rue!

Almost a year ago OWTK devoted a full week (named, cleverly enough, WorryWoo Week) to the WorryWoo Monsters, a new series of independently published books and original dolls from the creative mastermind Andi Green. I ended that week with a teasing sneak peek at Rue and now… …I’m honored to […]

Knuckleheads Kid's Book – An OWTK Giveaway
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Knuckleheads Kid's Book – An OWTK Giveaway

Hey, we’re officially in a recession! No kidding… Today’s giveaway is the fantastic, highly-original hardback kid’s book KNUCKLEHEADS by Joan Holub. Kunckleheads recreates four famous fairy tales and adds out-of-this-world illustrations. Your 4-8 year old kiddies will love the hilarious, alternative versions of these recognizable tales. KNUCKLEHEADS would look lovely […]

The Zoo's Shoes and Giveaway
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The Zoo's Shoes and Giveaway

The Bear, age 4.7, can now tie her own shoes. This is mostly because she rules but her mastery of one of life’s little challenges was definitely helped by the awfully clever new board book called The Zoo’s Shoes. Within a 1/2 hour of opening the creative shoebox packaging the […]

Vunce Upon A Time
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Vunce Upon A Time

From the creator of the terrific Holiday classic Olive the Other Reindeer comes a modern day vampire tale unlike anything you’ve read before. How does a vegetarian, candy loving, human fearing little Vamp sound? To this gang it sounds like vun heck of a book! We tend to shy away […]

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