Bruno Munari’s Zoo by Bruno Munari

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Zoo is a book of observations and illustrations. Somewhere between poetry and prose, the quick words read like a zoo go-er’s jotted notes as he/she passes through some of the more popular exhibits. Originally published in 1963, this book is great for a variety of ages, offering a little something for everybody.

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Giraffes Can’t Dance by Giles Andreae



To sum things up before we even get started: Safari animals dancing through the night and inspiring self-confidence; vibrant colors and detailed illustrations that play beautifully with light and shadow; all delivered in a sturdy little board book with a perfectly crafted rhyme scheme. A giraffe named Gerald finds his groove, and it’s probably pretty clear at this point how our reviews are going to go.

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