Cover of The Man Whose Mother Was A Pirate by Margaret Mahy

Title : The Man Whose Mother was a Pirate Author : Margaret Mahy Illustrator : Margaret Chamberlain Publisher : Orion Children’s Books Year of Publishing : 2013 (First Published in 1972) Age Suggestion : 6+ Type : Picture Storybooks         Have you ever been to sea? One time, I went off in […]

Cover of Wriggle and Roar by Julia Donaldson

Title : Wriggle and Roar! Author : Julia Donaldson Illustrator : Nick Sharratt Publisher : Macmillan Children’s Books Year of Publishing : 2004 Age Suggestion : 5+ Type : Participation Books       It’s a very fun book because you can play along with Mrs. Julia Donaldson gives it to you. There are many […]

Cover of You Can't Use Your Brain If You're Jellyfish by Harriet Ziefert

Title : You Can’t Use Your Brain If You’re A Jellyfish Author : Harriet Ziefert Illustrator : Amanda Haley Publisher : Blue Apple Books Year of Publishing : 2005 Age Suggestion : 8+ Type : Informational Book       Brain is really great! It’s doing the fantastic job for our bodies. We can walk, […]

Cover of I Wonder Why My Tummy Rumbles by Brigid Avison

Title : I Wonder Why My Tummy Rumbles Author : Brigid Avison Illustrator : Chris Forsey, Ruby Green, Tony Kenyon, Linda Warrall Publisher : Kingfisher Publications Year of Publishing : 2002 Age Suggestion : 6+ Type : Informational book         When I were little, I used to read some kind of Indonesian […]

cover of The Quick Brown Fox Cub

Title : The Quick Brown Fox Cub Author : Julia Donaldson Illustrator : Lucy Richards Publisher : Egmont Year of Publishing : 2005 Age Suggestion : 6+ Type : Chapter Books         Oh, the foxes are so cute! Foxes are usually illustrated as a sneaky and evil creature (remember the fox in […]

Cover of Why Oh Why Are Deserts Dry

Title : Why oh Why Are Deserts Dry? Author : Tish Rabe Illustrator : Joseph Mathieu, Aristides Ruiz Publisher : Random House Year of Publishing : 2011 Age Suggestion : 6+ Type : Informational Books, Rhyming Books       Deserts. In Indonesia, we used to call deserts as “padang pasir” or “gurun,” which in […]

Cover of Nighty Night

  Author : Sesame Workshop Illustrator : Sesame Workshop Publisher : Bendon Publishing International, Inc. Year of publishing : 2006 Age Suggestion : 2-3 Type : Nursery Rhyme         “It’s never too early to start reading to your baby.”   Definitely agree. So, I can suggest for parents to read it to […]