Review of Colorful Birthday

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Michelle Fred
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Review of Colorful Birthday

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[Following is an official OnlineBookClub.org review of "Colorful Birthday" by Suzanne Varney.]
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4 out of 4 stars
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Lexy,‌ ‌Lucy‌, and‌ ‌Lacy‌ ‌are‌ ‌triplets.‌ ‌It's‌ ‌their‌ ‌birthday‌ ‌soon,‌ ‌and‌ ‌they‌ ‌are‌ ‌eager ‌to‌ ‌see‌ ‌their‌ ‌grandparents,‌ ‌Nana‌ ‌and‌ ‌Papa,‌ ‌whom‌ ‌they‌ ‌have‌ ‌utterly‌ ‌missed.‌ ‌They‌ ‌help‌ ‌around‌ ‌the‌ ‌house‌ ‌on their birthday and‌ ‌bake‌ ‌treats‌ ‌with‌ ‌their‌ ‌mother‌ ‌while‌ ‌awaiting‌ ‌their‌ ‌guests‌ ‌and‌ ‌Nana‌ ‌and‌ ‌Papa.‌ ‌Sadly,‌ ‌the‌ ‌bridge‌ ‌closed‌ ‌before‌ ‌Nana‌ ‌and‌ ‌Papa,‌ ‌who‌ ‌live‌ ‌far‌ ‌away,‌ ‌could‌ ‌get‌ ‌across.‌ ‌Read‌ ‌Colorful‌ ‌Birthday‌ by‌ ‌Suzanne‌ ‌Varney‌ ‌to‌ ‌find‌ ‌out‌ ‌if‌ ‌Nana‌ ‌and‌ ‌Papa‌ ‌made‌ ‌it‌ ‌to‌ ‌the‌ ‌girls'‌ ‌birthday.‌ ‌ ‌

Just‌ ‌as‌ ‌the‌ ‌name‌ ‌implies,‌ ‌the‌ ‌book‌ ‌is‌ ‌bursting‌ ‌with‌ ‌colorful‌ ‌and‌ ‌gorgeous‌ ‌illustrations‌ ‌by‌ ‌Pia‌ ‌Reyes.‌ ‌Suzanne‌ ‌creatively‌ ‌employs‌ ‌colors‌ ‌to‌ ‌differentiate‌ ‌the‌ ‌girls‌ ‌based‌ ‌on the ‌colors‌ ‌they‌ ‌love‌ ‌on‌ ‌everyday‌ ‌things.‌ ‌The‌ ‌vibrant‌ ‌images‌ ‌and‌ ‌the‌ ‌fun‌ ‌activities‌ ‌the‌ ‌girls‌ ‌engage‌ ‌in‌ ‌have ‌an‌ ‌allure‌ ‌that‌ ‌will‌ ‌appeal‌ ‌to‌ ‌young‌ ‌children.‌ ‌

I‌ ‌always‌ ‌look‌ ‌for‌ ‌teachable‌ ‌moments‌ ‌in‌ ‌children's‌ ‌books‌, and‌ ‌I‌ ‌like how ‌the‌ ‌book‌ ‌presents‌ ‌a‌ ‌fun‌ ‌way‌ ‌for‌ ‌kids‌ ‌to‌ ‌learn‌ ‌about‌ ‌colors‌ ‌and‌ ‌emotions.‌ ‌The‌ ‌author‌ ‌introduces‌ ‌various‌ ‌colors‌ ‌through‌ ‌the‌ ‌things‌ ‌the‌ ‌girls‌ ‌do,‌ ‌own,‌ ‌and‌ ‌eat.‌ ‌Then, again,‌ ‌the‌ ‌activities‌ ‌they‌ ‌engage‌ ‌in‌ ‌to‌ ‌cheer‌ ‌themselves‌ ‌up‌ ‌when‌ ‌sad‌ ‌presents‌ ‌an‌ ‌opportunity‌ ‌for‌ ‌parents‌ ‌and‌ ‌caregivers‌ ‌to‌ ‌talk‌ ‌about‌ ‌emotions‌ ‌and‌ ‌their‌ ‌management‌ ‌with‌ ‌kids.‌ ‌

I‌ ‌enjoyed‌ ‌reading‌ ‌the‌ ‌book.‌ ‌It‌ ‌is‌ ‌as‌ ‌entertaining as‌ ‌it‌ ‌is‌ ‌educational‌. I‌ ‌think‌ ‌it's‌ ‌adorable‌ ‌that‌ ‌the‌ ‌girls'‌ ‌parents‌ ‌were‌ ‌actively‌ ‌involved‌ ‌in‌ ‌their‌ ‌lives.‌ Most parents can relate to the girls' antics. ‌I‌ ‌also‌ ‌found‌ ‌Suzanne's‌ ‌writing‌ ‌style‌ ‌and‌ ‌language‌ ‌simple‌ ‌and‌ ‌easy.‌ ‌There‌ ‌are‌ ‌scarcely‌ ‌any‌ ‌words‌ ‌young ‌readers‌ ‌will‌ ‌have‌ ‌a‌ ‌hard‌ ‌time‌ ‌pronouncing.‌ ‌ ‌

Conclusively,‌ ‌I‌ ‌rate‌ ‌the‌ ‌book‌ ‌4‌ ‌out‌ ‌of‌ ‌4‌ ‌stars.‌ ‌It‌ ‌was‌ ‌an‌ ‌utterly‌ ‌delightful‌ ‌read‌, and‌ ‌there‌ ‌is‌ ‌absolutely‌ ‌nothing‌ ‌I‌ ‌didn't‌ ‌like‌ ‌about‌ ‌it.‌ ‌Also,‌ ‌the‌ ‌editing‌ ‌is‌ ‌pristine;‌ ‌I‌ ‌found‌ ‌no‌ ‌errors‌ ‌in‌ ‌it.‌ ‌

The‌ ‌book‌ ‌is‌ ‌very‌ ‌engaging‌, so it‌ ‌will‌ ‌make‌ ‌an‌ ‌excellent read for an interactive‌ ‌session in ‌a‌ ‌classroom‌ ‌of‌ ‌preschoolers.‌ ‌Parents‌ ‌can‌ ‌also‌ ‌read‌ ‌it‌ ‌to‌ ‌their‌ ‌little‌ ‌ones.‌ Thus, I‌ ‌would recommend‌ ‌it‌ ‌to‌ ‌teachers,‌ ‌parents‌ ‌and‌ ‌caregivers.‌ ‌ ‌

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Children would definitely like a book that starts with the triplets planning their birthday with grandparents.
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Post by Janelydia Mwangi »

The review is awesome and informative for example in the event when the Nana and Papa do not close the bridge creates suspense and an urge to get it and read.
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It is good that the author made the writing style simple and easy to understand. This would be a wonderful book for children. Thanks for the review.
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Learning should be fun. Great book, awesome review.
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Loved how the author made it easy and fun for the girls to learn. kids would love reading it. Awesome review
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The book cover is attractive especially for kids and the atory is so simple and interesting. Children can also learn from this book in a fun way. Great review
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This will be a great read for kids. Nice review. Thumbs up.
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Kids love colors and illustrations, it is usually the best technique used in teaching children. Nice book and review.
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Children's love for their grandparents will not change. I hope the triplets' grandparents attend their birthday party and that everything goes well.
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Post by janeadika »

one thing that suzanne never went wrong about the book is making the cover so colorful, thank you
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It's a good review and it teaches that even though people are birn in the same day, they do things differently
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