"This elegant book depicts the journey of life, highlighting all the hopes and dreams found along the way... Richly crafted and thoughtfully written, Dream is a dazzling project that challenges us to find a dream and follow it."
The Bloomsbury Review
"For those who are ready to dream, this book should be gently unwrapped like a precious present that will last forever... The author adeptly moves readers through the dreams of life, beginning with those of a newborn, traversing to rough channels of midlife, a renewal of dreams to come, and ending with the hope of forever-dreams. This lovely package is one to be offered to children as well as those of every other age... Read this book for inspiration that is realized in a lifetime of dreams."
"Sumptuous and arresting."
"Fifteen well-known illustrators contribute beautiful artwork to this inspirational fable in free-verse... [A] comforting, motivational message about embracing life's passages and future possibilities."
"A fantastic picture book featuring lavish color illustrations and beautiful verse, all about the inspiration, majesty, beauty, and incredible thoughts that can spring from dreams."
Midwest Book Review
"One of the most sumptuous books we've ever held in our hot little hands! A gorgeous collaborative effort... With a timeless message that will become even more meaningful as your child grows, Dream is truly a treasure!"
"A beautifully illustrated and enlightening book... It encourages you to look back on your life and forward to your future, to be content with what you've done and to be hopeful and confident about your potential. I've already decided to buy this book for my grandmother, my sister, and my boyfriend, and I'm sure I'll think of many more loved ones that I must gift this treasure to!"
"A potpourri of quotations from historical sages, art from contemporary illustrators, and reflections... A popular graduation gift, in the vein of Dr. Seuss's Oh, the Places You'll Go!"
School Library Journal
"An inspirational gift book [that] urges children to go ahead and dream, and tells them how... Details the strength that each stage of human life brings to bear on the process... Beautifully produced."
"A lifetime journey through hopes and dreams... The message aims to be inspirational, fueling children's aspirations... Useful to adults looking to instill children with the belief they can attain their dreams."
"Amazing!... With simplicity and visual beauty, Dream is a delight for the eyes, the ears, and the imagination."
"Vibrant and expressive illustrations... A positive and beautifully presented book, both poetically and visually.
A magical story experience to share with all ages."
"What a beautiful book! As a syndicated columnist, I get more than 20 books a day -- every day -- and I must say I was wonderfully surprised by this incredible book. It's unlike anything else I've seen come across my desk. It's not just a book -- it's an opportunity to be inspired, learn, and to grow. This is an awesome book. I would highly recommend it for parents and grandparents to share with children, and for adults looking for a meaningful gift for anyone they care about."
Jodie Lynn, syndicated family columnist
"A magical portrayal of the stages of life... Thought-provoking illustrations... Challenges children and adults not just to dream, but to pursue those dreams to make the world a better place. This is definitely something for young and old to dream about together."
"This grand project is a potent mix of quotes, concepts, and images sure to inspire childlike awe in readers of all ages... A serious philosophy beautifully delivered in a
40-page picture book."
Independent Publisher Review