Comments on: 6 Great Books About New York City http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/ The Intersection of Design & Motherhood Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:21:47 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.5.1 By: Book Links & Boston Weekend Plans « Books Outside the Box http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-424185 Book Links & Boston Weekend Plans « Books Outside the Box Fri, 21 Dec 2012 19:33:08 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-424185 [...] 6 Great Books About New York curated by Design Mom [...]

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By: Corina http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-399598 Corina Mon, 22 Oct 2012 02:57:33 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-399598 I took my girls (13,6 and 6) to Comic Con in NYC just a week ago. They love going to the city for adventures. We have Madlenka, thank you for reminding me! One of my little ones lost a tooth. Timing could not be more perfect :-)

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By: A Day in May Design http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-399472 A Day in May Design Sun, 21 Oct 2012 20:38:14 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-399472 I’ve never seen a roundup of books about NYC for kids, this is so great! Thanks for sharing :).

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By: silly eagle books http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-398555 silly eagle books Sat, 20 Oct 2012 01:20:05 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-398555 We just read Next Stop, Grand Central and loved it. Hopefully, we can find a few of these on your list at our library!

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By: Christine http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-398508 Christine Fri, 19 Oct 2012 23:59:42 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-398508 We’re big “Subway” fans too… but the biggest hit in our house is “A Walk in New York” by Salvatore Rubbino. My four year old loves it so much we just re-enacted it on our most recent trip there!

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By: Brooke http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-398499 Brooke Fri, 19 Oct 2012 23:40:00 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-398499 How about _You Can’t Take a Balloon into the Metropolitan Museum_ by Jacqueline Preiss Weitzman and Robin Glasser?

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By: jen http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-398228 jen Fri, 19 Oct 2012 19:16:47 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-398228 Great list, Amy. I think I have a crush on Peter Sis. His illustrations always amaze me. — js

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By: Barchbo http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-398050 Barchbo Fri, 19 Oct 2012 16:06:48 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-398050 My favorite is This is New York by Miroslav Sasek. There is an entire series but New York is my favorite.

I second Lyle, too! One of my faves. And we just named our daughter Eloise, so I expect we will be acquiring those soon.

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By: Lisa http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397954 Lisa Fri, 19 Oct 2012 12:15:49 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397954 Oh we have so many NYC favorites- luckily we live here!
Here are a few:
When Blue Met Egg, Lindsey Ward
The Little Red Lighthouse, Hildegarde H. Swift (We live near this!)
Subway, Christophe Niemann
The Lonely Phonebooth, Peter Ackerman
Library Lion, Michelle Knudsen
Blackout, John Rocco

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By: Lara http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397936 Lara Fri, 19 Oct 2012 10:56:45 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397936 For a bit older age, you can’t forget The Cricket in Times Square (http://www.amazon.com/Cricket-Times-Square-George-Selden/dp/0440415632) and From the Mixed Up Files of Mrs Basil E Frankweiler (http://www.amazon.com/From-Mixed-up-Files-Basil-Frankweiler/dp/1416949755/ref=pd_sim_b_5)! Timeless classics that capture the essence of NYC

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By: Steffanie http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397820 Steffanie Fri, 19 Oct 2012 03:30:35 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397820 Maira Kalman’s Grand Central book…she is the quintessential new Yorker.

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By: Nina http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397812 Nina Fri, 19 Oct 2012 03:02:04 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397812 Good Night New York City – a board book with great, bright-colored pictures.

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By: Amy Hackworth http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397784 Amy Hackworth Fri, 19 Oct 2012 02:07:28 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397784 Looks like there are versions for Boston and San Francisco, too. Cute! And I love the idea of sisters collaborating on the books–how fun.

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By: Amy Hackworth http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397783 Amy Hackworth Fri, 19 Oct 2012 02:05:49 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397783 I like Larry, too, jenny also. Especially darling illustrations.

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By: Amy Hackworth http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397781 Amy Hackworth Fri, 19 Oct 2012 02:05:21 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397781 I like this book, too, Dani. Isn’t it interesting to think people might have been nervous about using the bridge at first?

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By: Amy Hackworth http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397780 Amy Hackworth Fri, 19 Oct 2012 02:04:31 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397780 Of course! Good thinking, Kelly.

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By: Amy Hackworth http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397779 Amy Hackworth Fri, 19 Oct 2012 02:04:10 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397779 So glad to hear you love Abuela! I agree, Subway is a cool book, too.

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By: Amy Hackworth http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397777 Amy Hackworth Fri, 19 Oct 2012 02:03:32 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397777 Yes! Lyle is so lovable!

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By: Amy Hackworth http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397776 Amy Hackworth Fri, 19 Oct 2012 02:03:14 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397776 Ha! Sometimes we have no choice but to reply to ourselves! :) So glad you mentioned Eloise–definitely a classic!

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By: Amy Hackworth http://www.designmom.com/2012/10/book-roundup-nyc/comment-page-1/#comment-397775 Amy Hackworth Fri, 19 Oct 2012 02:02:36 +0000 http://www.designmom.com/?p=24600#comment-397775 So fun! Wish I could tag along on your outings!

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