By Ame Dyckman, Illustrated by Dan Yaccarino
Alfred A. Knopf, $16.99, 32 pages
Little boys love robots just like men love cars and teens love game systems. Ame Dyckman’s debut book is a great addition to the world of children’s literature. In Boy + Bot, the robot loves his boy. This is a sweet tale about two very different beings. Boy takes care of Bot like he would a human. Bot treats Boy like he would a robot. In the process they learn about true friendship. Award winning artist Dan Yaccarino’s vibrant illustrations will enchant young readers. They’ll want to read this book again and again.
Reviewed by Rachelle Barrett