This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Free Book Program, which is open to all readers and is completely free. The author will provide you with a free copy of their book in exchange for an honest review. You and the author will discuss what sites you will post your review to and what kind of copy of the book you would like to receive (eBook, PDF, Word, paperback, etc.). To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email.
This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.
This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.
Reviewed by Joy Hannabass for Readers' Favorite
Erin does something around her family that is very bad. She screams. She screams all of the time. She screams at her mom, her dad, her sisters, and she screams whenever she wants to ask them something. Even when she wants something, she doesn’t ask, she screams. Can you think of a reason Erin has to always scream? Is screaming a nice thing to do around your family or around anyone? You are right. No, it is not acceptable to scream unless something is really wrong. No one wants to be like Erin and have your family upset at you because you scream so much.
First of all, the cover of this little book is adorable and very eye-catching. I love Erin’s expression; the way she appears on the front cover would make any child want to read the book. And the story is just what any young child needs to have read to them. Monette Pangan does an outstanding job of teaching children about this awful wilful act of screaming. Not only does she teach children that it is not necessary to scream, but she teaches adults the importance of finding out why children are acting unpleasantly and correcting the problem. As it turned out, Erin had a good reason to scream, but neither Erin nor her family did the right thing because Erin kept screaming and her family started ignoring her. I like that Ms. Pangan brought out the importance of parents and children communicating together when problems arise. I highly recommend this adorable little book. You and your child will learn valuable lessons, and you will both love the illustrations throughout this precious book.