Toppsta - Childrens Books – Reviews

Jeanette Winter

Jeanette Winter

  • 5 stars across 18 books
JEANETTE WINTER has written and illustrated many children's books based on true-life stories, including the highly acclaimed MAMA , The Librarian of Basra , and My Name Is Georgia . She lives in New York City.
8th September 2014

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

Twinkle twinkle little star, how I wonder what you are...Join in the fun as your all-time favourite children's nursery r... MoreTwinkle Twinkle Little Star

(3 reviews) Review
1st September 2008

Wangari's Trees of Peace

As a young girl growing up in Kenya, Wangari was surrounded by trees. But years later when she returns home, she is shoc... MoreWangari's Trees of Peace

(2 reviews) Review
20th July 2010

Biblioburro: A True Story from Colombia

A man, his burros, and his books bring joy to children in remote Colombian villages in this inspiring book based on a ... MoreBiblioburro: A True Story from Colombia

(1 review) Review
30th September 1999

Hey Diddle Diddle

(0 reviews) Review
23rd April 2015

Malala a Brave Girl from Pakistan/Iqbal a Brave Boy from Pakistan

Meet two brave young heroes of Pakistan who stood up for the right to freedom and education in this inspirational nonfic... MoreMalala a Brave Girl from Pakistan/Iqbal a Brave Boy from Pakistan

(0 reviews) Review
26th September 2013

Henri's Scissors

{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0{\fonttbl{\f0\fnil\fcharset0 Arial;}} \viewkind4\uc1\pard\lang2057\fs20 In a small weaving ... MoreHenri's Scissors

(0 reviews) Review
1st February 2010

Rock-a-bye Baby

(0 reviews) Review
8th September 2014

Itsy Bitsy Spider

Itsy Bitsy Spider climbed up the water spout ... Join in the fun as your all-time favourite children's nursery rhymes ... MoreItsy Bitsy Spider

(0 reviews) Review
5th March 2015

Malala/Iqbal

(0 reviews) Review
1st February 2016

Nanuk the Ice Bear

Experience Arctic chills and warm hugs in this nonfiction picture book about a loving polar bear family from acclaimed a... MoreNanuk the Ice Bear

(0 reviews) Review
Image to show page is loading Show More Books

New Book

Most Popular Book

Recent Reviews

  • Wangari's Trees of Peace

    Wangari's Trees of Peace

    by Jrh

    Wangari's Trees of Peace is the true story of Wangari, someone I'd never heard of but we found the story so interesting and inspiring. 

    When the tr...

  • Biblioburro: A True Story from Colombia

    Biblioburro: A True Story from Colombia

    Jeanette Winter had produced an exquisitely illustrated book telling the true story of Luis Soriano.  Luis Soriano is an example of one man making a d...

  • Wangari's Trees of Peace

    Wangari's Trees of Peace

    This is an absolutely fabulous book which I highly recommend for schools.  Wangari Maathai is a true hero.  She was behind the reforestation of Kenya...

Series by
Jeanette Winter