Review! Blown Away by Rob Biddulph

8 Jul

blownAwayBlown Away

By Rob Biddulph

40 pages (Hardcover) – ages 4+

Published by HarperCollins on January 20, 2015

Synopsis- Penguin Blue has got a new kite, and he’s excited to try it out. There’s just one problem – the wind is too strong! Not only does Blue get blown away, but also his well-meaning friends! What can a penguin do?

What I Thought- This was a cute picture book.  I really like how there is an unrealistic touch to it, that can be humorously explained. The illustrations are really well-done, and add a lot of humor to the story. They are simple, but have just the right amount of detail in them. The story is told in a nice, playful rhyme. I think that this would make a great bedtime book, as well as a great sunny day book, rainy day book, and after-after-school-snack book, to name a few! I highly recommend this book!

I give this book five out of five bookworms!fivebooks

14 Responses to “Review! Blown Away by Rob Biddulph”

  1. Catherine Johnson July 8, 2015 at 6:08 am #

    That sounds so fun and original. Great find, Erik!


  2. itsybitsymom July 8, 2015 at 6:38 am #

    Looks cute! Thanks for the recommendation!


  3. rnewman504 July 8, 2015 at 6:47 am #

    What a sweet book! Sounds like kids are sure to be carried away on a fun adventure. Great review, Erik!


  4. Dr Niamh July 8, 2015 at 8:03 am #

    Nice idea. Enjoyed your review.


  5. sandraswansonlmt July 8, 2015 at 9:20 am #

    Thanks so much! It sounds really cute!


  6. Sue Morris @ KidLitReviews July 8, 2015 at 1:18 pm #

    You forgot right-when-you-awake story. Sounds great.


  7. Jilanne Hoffmann July 9, 2015 at 1:40 pm #

    And maybe this could be paired with making your own kite! Great review, Erik!


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