Books by Barbara A. Margolies

OLBALBAL by Barbara A. Margolies
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1994

"Still, an adequate additional purchase where demand is high and Kroll's Masai and I (1992) needs supplementing. (Nonfiction. 6-9)"
The traditional semi-nomadic life of the Masai of Tanzania. Read full book review >
NONFICTION
Released: April 30, 1993

"The author, who has traveled to other remote areas for her photo essays (Kanu of Kathmandu, 1992) captures some splendid images, but remains a tourist. (Nonfiction. 10)"
Striking color photos and a brief text provide tantalizing glimpses of two remote and unusual cultures; but since little effort is made to compare them, the reader is left with compelling but fleeting images of the bizarre and beautiful, rather than an understanding of either. Read full book review >
Released: Nov. 1, 1990

Margolies, who invited her "long-time friend and guide" to bring his daughter, Rehema, on a tour of their country, now tells the story of her first venture away from home in Rehema's voice—a device that adds some interest despite an annoying overabundance of exclamation points. Read full book review >