BooklistBoth simple and charming, the high-contrast, boldly colored graphics make for delicious morsels of toddler eye candy. School Library JournalThese sturdy board books with rounded corners are solid choices. Tucsoncitizen.comThe glossy, dramatic artwork and the sturdy pages are a perfect combination for introducing BoBo and shapes to pre-school children. Infodad.comThe Go! Go! Bobo board books are bright delights, filled with pictures of a bouncy baby zipping through the air amid a whole series of shapes or colors. Basher manages to make the simple books extra-attractive in several ways. In Shapes, for example, he shows a basic square and then has Bobo bounce through wrapped square packages in front of which square dice are visible. A circle leads to a bounce through buttons and oranges; a heart, to heart-shaped balloons and strawberries; and so on.
About the Author
Simon Basher is the creator/illustrator of the best-selling informational book series that include The Periodic Table, Biology, and Astronomy. His illustration stye is described as a synergy of European graphic design and Japanese Manga character creation.