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Reviewed by Samantha Gregory for Readers' Favorite
Little Animal Stories by Joanne Dobkowska is a charming little story book for children that tells the tales of the various animals in the forest. There are six animals featured: wolf, fox, rabbit, hedgehog, bear and deer. Each story is only a few paragraphs long so this might be a good story for young children who are learning words. It is a quick read for them and would work well as a bedtime story too, if a parent does not want to read a long book! The pictures are well drawn and whimsical. I think children will like looking at them.
Joanne Dobkowska has produced a delightful book with Little Animal Stories, and each story is about overcoming problems. The wolf story, for example, has the little wolf locking himself away in his den, whereas the rabbit story is about making friends. The problems are easily overcome, with no speed bumps, but again if it is for a young child, then they will probably enjoy it either way. I think this would suit younger children in the 3-5 age bracket as these are not like a lot of stories where there is a lesson to be learned. I think the overall message is that they make friends wherever they go. I think it is marketable because of the appealing pictures.