Books by Alice Brière-Haquet

NINA by Alice Brière-Haquet
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 5, 2017

"A good introduction to Simone's life, from her early love of music to her rise to the status of legend. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A biography about the legendary singer told as a lullaby from Simone to her daughter. Read full book review >
ONE VERY BIG BEAR by Alice Brière-Haquet
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 4, 2016

"Lacking bounce and any real originality, this big bear falls flat on the ice. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A counting book finds "ONE white bear" facing off against an increasing number of different creatures in a contest of size. Read full book review >
MADAME EIFFEL by Alice Brière-Haquet
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2015

"Pure joie de vivre but a bit less joie de vérité. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Will the young engineer Eiffel save his pretty wife from slipping into oblivion? Read full book review >
ZEBEDEE'S BALLOON by Alice Brière-Haquet
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2012

"Some readers may be weirded out by the art; more will find Zebedee's sudden change of heart forced and artificial. (Picture book. 5-7) "
Heavy contrivance and clumsy language sink this French tale of a small, indeterminate animal searching for a lost toy. Read full book review >
PETER AND THE MOON by Alice Brière-Haquet
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2012

"'[W]e have only one mother,' the author concludes (true in most cases, at least). 'The moon is the very least that we can offer her!' (Picture book. 5-8)"
A lad bent on giving his mother the Moon discovers that it's hard—but not impossible—to reach. Read full book review >