Books by Gilda Berger

CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2001

"More useful for the hauntingly beautiful photos than the text. (brief bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 10-12)"
An introduction to ancient Egypt and the Pharaohs buried in the Valley of the Kings. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2000

"With the glowing red volcano on the cover, clear white spaces, snappy question-and-answer format, and brief index, this title will have wide appeal for science readers and browsers. (Nonfiction. 8-12)"
The Bergers present another solid and readable title in the Question and Answer Series, giving brief answers to tough questions about volcanoes and earthquakes: Where do they occur? Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 1995

"This strong work on a perennially favorite subject will pique children's curiosity, while Harrison's full-color naturalistic drawings will satisfy even seasoned dinosaur enthusiasts. (Picture book/nonfiction. 6-10)"
The Bergers (The Whole World of Hands, 1982, etc.) encourage readers to become detectives, searching for clues hidden in rocks and fossils to solve the mystery of how the dinosaurs became extinct. Read full book review >
MEG'S STORY by Gilda Berger
HEALTH
Released: Jan. 1, 1992

"Resource list; posed b&w photos simulate the events. (Nonfiction. 12+)"
Meg's honest, first-person entry in the ``Get Real!'' series tells of a less usual route to drugs—prescriptions after a head injury—but the results are still devastating. Read full book review >
JOEY'S STORY by Gilda Berger
HEALTH
Released: Oct. 15, 1991

"Resources. (Nonfiction. 12+)"
Although not announced as ``high-interest, low-vocabulary,'' this mature account of multiple addiction would make a useful addition to a list of such titles. Read full book review >