"A new craze is spreading...Judy Schachner's Skippyjon Jones books are all the rage"
The New York Times Book Review
"Schachner's wit and ear for dialogue inject humor and rhythm into every bouncy page."
"Unique, quirky and memorable, Skippyjon Jones is chock-full of rhyme and rhythm. Peppered with Spanish expressions and full of energized fun, Skippyjon Jones is not only entertaining for the listener, it's also enjoyable for the reader."
The E.B. White Read Aloud Reward about the 2004 winner
"[This] big-eared Siamese kitten is known to multitudes of readers."
San Antonio Express News
"Schachner's ebullient illustrations are infused with humorous touches, and the stories include about every kind of game one can play with words, including rhymes, riddles, puns and songs. Each of the Skippyjon Jones books is a delight!"
"One of the most entertaining children's books ever written...It's one of the rare children's books that adults will like just as much as their child."
Contra Costa Times