Review Detail

Enjoy the Trip!
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
5.0
'Pete the Cat's Family Road Trip' by Kimberly & James Dean is yet another well-conceived addition to the 'Pete the Cat' series. It takes readers on a trip across the country, revealing places such as Niagara Falls, Boston, New York, New Orleans, Mount Rushmore, Los Angeles, and more. The family enjoys being together, visiting the sites, and taking part in the action.

Kids will love learning, even ever so briefly, about each of the places Pete and his family go, likely learning about some new places that they may want to visit themselves. They will understand that being together is one of the best parts of any trip, and anything can be made that much better by being with people who enjoy being with you.

The illustrations are adorable, highlighting each and every site that Pete visits, sometimes even adding something “cat-like” to the pictures to make it stand out all the more. For example, the Maid of the Mist at Niagara Falls is called the “Cat of the Mist” in this book, and the Hollywood Walk of Fame has Pete's family visiting stars like those of the Cat in the Hat, Sylvester the Cat, and more.

The sweetness of the book is highly evident in the words and images, and readers will once again be enraptured by Pete and his uniquely enjoyable world.
Good Points
The sweetness of the book is highly evident in the words and images, and readers will once again be enraptured by Pete and his uniquely enjoyable world.
Report this review Was this review helpful to you? 0 0

Comments

Already have an account? or Create an account
Powered by JReviews

FEATURED GIVEAWAYS

Latest Book Listings Added

A Girl in Three Parts
 
4.0
 
0.0 (0)
I can split myself in two . . . something...
Honor Lost (The Honors, #3)
 
3.3
 
0.0 (0)
Quick-thinking Leviathan pilot Zara Cole must stop a planet-eating monster...
If...
 
3.5
 
0.0 (0)
Take a fantastical journey through an inspiring world where anything...
Baby Up, Baby Down: A First Book of Opposites
 
4.7
 
0.0 (0)
Handpicked by Amazon kids’ books editor, Seira Wilson, for Prime...
Be Our Guest!
 
4.0
 
0.0 (0)
Join Gray Malin’s menagerie of wild animals for a stay...
Hat Tricks
 
3.0
 
0.0 (0)
Meet Hattie the magician―she’s a natural performer, and you’re invited...
Stanley's Toolbox
 
4.5
 
0.0 (0)
It’s another busy day with Stanley and friends! ...
Spring Is Here!
 
5.0
 
0.0 (0)
When spring arrives, baby animals come out to play with...
10 Things I Hate About Pinky
 
4.3
 
0.0 (0)
The delightful follow-up to When Dimple Met Rishi and There’s...
The Child of Chaos
 
0.0
 
0.0 (0)
This is what fantasy fiction should be." --Piers Anthony, New...
Want to Read Rate this book 1 of 5 stars2 of 5 stars3 of 5 stars4 of 5 stars5 of 5 stars Preview Star-Spangled: The Story of a Flag, a Battle, and the American Anthem
 
4.3
 
0.0 (0)
“O say can you see” begins one of the most...
 
4.0
 
0.0 (0)
July 20, 1969. It’s a day that has earned a...
Thurgood Marshall
 
5.0
 
0.0 (0)
When Thurgood Marshall—the great grandson of a slave—was born, African...
Down Under the Pier
 
4.3
 
0.0 (0)
There’s lots of fun to be had up on the...
Lali's Feather
 
5.0
 
0.0 (0)
This endearing story of identification and values shows the rewards...

Latest Member Reviews

Hope in Patience
 
4.7
"After suffering the emotional and sexual abuse of her stepfather for six long years, Ashley has escaped and is learning..."
What We Saw
 
5.0
"The day after Kate Weston gets drunk at a party, she tries to piece the night together. She did shots..."
What We Saw
 
3.7
"A timely, relevant, and thought-provoking debut. What We Saw is a well-constructed cautionary tale—littered with all too realistic considerations..."
What We Saw
 
5.0
"What We Saw took me by surprise. There are a lot of feelings wrapped up in this story. It..."
Losing Hope (Hopeless #2)
 
4.0
"Usually I don't find it necessary to do an entire book from another characters perspective, but this was much appreciated...."
Bleed Like Me
 
4.7
"WOW. It’s no secret how strongly I loved Fault Line, so when I saw Bleed Like Me go up on..."
Faking Normal
 
4.7
"Alexi Littrell is keeping a secret. Something happened to her over the summer, something that drives her to hide in..."
The Things You Kiss Goodbye
 
4.0
"Holy heart break. This book. THIS book. First of all, Bettina is amazing. She doesn't realize..."
North of Beautiful
 
N/A
"I dont remember ever little detail from this book. I read it a couple years ago but I clearly remember..."
Faking Normal
 
4.3
"Yes, this could technically be considered an “issues” book. And I don't consider it spoilers to alert readers up front..."
Faking Normal
 
3.3
"What I Loved: I loved Alexi and Bodee’s relationship. The pacing was well done, how and when they opened up..."
Faking Normal
 
5.0
"FAKING NORMAL is one of the best contemporary reads I've ever picked up. Honest, relatable, and very real, it very..."
Hopeless (Hopeless #1)
 
5.0
"Holy hell. You know how most books are so predictable that you are just waiting for the words to..."
Faking Normal
 
5.0
"FAKING NORMAL is one of those books that sucks you in from the first page and doesn’t let you go...."
Faking Normal
 
5.0
" I wanted to read Faking Normal because I am drawn to anything about self-harm. I used..."
Faking Normal
 
5.0
"What I Loved: I hardly know where to begin with how much I loved this book. Authentic, unflinching emotional..."
Faking Normal
 
5.0
"This book took me on an emotional ride from start to finish. This debut is an amazing one and Courtney..."
Faking Normal
 
5.0
JenJen
"Thank you Courtney C. Stevens for writing an amazing story. Wow. Just, wow. This is one of those rare..."
Hopeless (Hopeless #1)
 
3.0
"Colleen Hoover already earned reputation that she knows how to write a good romance story with her novels Slammed and..."
Freakboy
 
4.3
"What I Loved: I read Freakboy as I traversed the United States. The row in front of me on the..."