All bookseller links are provided so you can get more information about a book. We have affiliate relationships with Barefoot Books, Amazon.com, and Tapestry Books. All revenue generated from sales through these venues is used strictly to cover website costs and minimize donation requests and fundraising campaigns.
    OR        



What teacher has the bigger influence? The one who spends 900 hours in school with them or the one at home who spends ... More


      Printer Friendly

Click cover to buy:

HANDS OFF MY HONEY!

Author: Jane Chapman

Illustrator: Tim Warnes

Reserve at the Library

Publisher: Tiger Tales, 2013

Material: hard cover

Summary: Bear has a pot of honey and he is not going to share! Mouse, the Rabbits, and Mole have another idea: if Bear won't share, they will take take some honey. How will they sneak past Bear? Can Mole be as quiet as he needs to be? What will happen if they get caught? Humor sticks to nearly every page in this story that ends in with an unexpected twist.

Type of Reading: family reading, anytime reading, playtime reading, read aloud book

Recommended Age: read together: 3 to 8; read yourself: 7 to 9

Interest Level: 3 to 8

Reading Level: 2.6

Age of Child: Read with children ages 3 and 5.

Young Reader Reaction: We read Hands Off My Honey! quite a bit. My kids thought it was really funny and loved the suspenseful action. Mole was a definite favorite.

Adult Reader Reaction: I also liked this book. I thought it was really sweet. The unexpected twist at the end makes it fun.

Pros: Everyone will enjoy this sweet story, funny characters, and an unexpected ending.

Cons: None.

Borrow or Buy: Borrow. Hands off My Honey is a really cute and funny book, but I don't think they would read it for years to come.

If You Liked This Book, Try: RABBIT COOKS UP A CUNNING PLAN   THE BEAR'S SONG   IN THE TREES, HONEY BEES

Educational Themes: This is a story for sharing - and enjoying - with young readers.

Notes: The publisher donated a copy of this book knowing that we would consider it for review and provide an independent, unbiased profile. This book will be given to a nonprofit to help readers in need.

Literary Categories: Fiction - picture book, animal characters, friendship, humor

Date(s) Reviewed: August 2015

Other Reviews: See Critics' Reviews and reader feedback at amazon.com. [No content at BarnesandNoble.com at the time of this review.]




                 

Copyright © 2003 - 2017. The Reading Tub, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
The Reading Tub and Turning a Page ... Opening the World are registered trademarks of The Reading Tub Inc.
No use of these trademarks is permitted without written approval of The Reading Tub, Inc.
Privacy Policy.     Site developed by Sites2BeSeen.