Books by Julia Gukova

THE BLIND FAIRY by Brigitte Schär
Released: Nov. 1, 1998

"There isn't enough fancy to make this a fairy tale, nor is there enough flesh on the story to lift the characters beyond mere symbols. (Picture book. 5-8)"
A formulaic story of good against evil gets a surrealistic lift from the Dal°-esque artwork of Gukova. Read full book review >
Released: May 1, 1998

"The text delightfully undermines the father's hubris without making him look a fool, for his heart, if not his head, is in the right place. (Picture book/folklore. 4-7)"
paper 1-55037-524-5 This sly Korean folktale features a family of moles: exquisite daughter (whose eyes sparkle in very unmolelike fashion), protective mother, and proud father. Read full book review >
THE OTHER SIDE by Alejandro Aura
Released: Sept. 1, 1995

"A small masterpiece. (Picture book. 5-10)"
The king orders the children of his kingdom to find out what is on The Other Side. Read full book review >