- Kid Sheriff and the Terrible Toads published by Roaring Brook Press
- Written by: Bob Shea
- Illustrated by: Lane Smith
- We recommend this book for kids ages 4 and up
What It Is
Kid Sheriff and the Terrible Toads, written by Bob Shea and illustrated by Lane Smith, tells the tale of Drywater Gulch, a town with a toad problem. The human Toad brothers keep stealing gold, kissing cattle, and insulting people's chili. Then one day, 7-year-old Sheriff Ryan rides into town, and using his knowledge of dinosaurs is able to put the bad guys away.
Is It Fun?
This is a clever and funny book that will have kids and parents laughing as they read. But it's more than just a silly story. It also introduces young readers to facts about dinosaurs.
Who It’s For
Kid Sheriff and the Terrible Toads is for ages 4-8.
What To Be Aware Of
The paperback version in our video review is an advance review copy. The published version will be available in hardcover.