Boss Baby (Prebound)
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A new baby shows everyone who's "really" in charge in this hilarious picture book from two-time Caldecott Honor recipient Marla Frazee.
DreamWorks's animated "Boss Baby" featuring the voices of Alec Baldwin and Kevin Spacey bursts onto the big screen on Spring 2017
"From the moment the baby arrived, it was obvious that he was the boss."
The boss baby is used to getting his way drinks made to order 24/7, a private jet, and meetings around the clock. But when his demands aren t getting proper responses, he has to go to new lengths to achieve the attention he deserves.
Marla Frazee brings her signature wit and humor along with adorable illustrations to a book that explores the effect of one family's very unusual new arrival.
A fun, fast-moving middle-grade adventure story with lots of humor. After feisty Maeve gets in trouble once again at her Victorian London boarding school for "Upright Young Ladies" she's forced to sort through the school's garbage. Amazingly, she discovers an old sardine tin that contains a grouchy djinni and his 3 wishes. After her first wish is wasted and her secret's been exposed, others try to steal the djinni for their own selfish purposes. Maeve, with the help of her roommate, Alive, and Tom, an orphan boy, has to use her ingenuity and spunk to retrieve her djinni and decide what to do with her last wish. Along the way she learns a lot about herself and about friendship means. Will she use her last wish for her own dreams, or will she be a true friend and give it away?
Ages 8+ - reviewed by Nikki