Doerrfeld, Cori Penny Loves Pink. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2011. $15.99. PICTURE BOOK. This book tells the story of Penny, who loves pink. She loves pink anything, but she is not happy when something not pink comes into her life. It is a story of learning to love things different. This book is perfect for young, preschool-aged girls. Doerrfeld’s illustrations are vibrant and cute. The pink that abounds would delight most young toddler girls. The book also allows for a discussion with older readers about accepting other people's differences. PreK, EL(K-3) – ADVISABLE. Brent Smith, Reading Teacher.