Books by Karen Milone

ARE YOU FLYING, CHARLIE DUNCAN? by Elizabeth Lee O'Donnell
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 1993

"Entertaining and light. (Fiction. 8-11)"
Tongue-tied Charlie's a loner who doesn't realize that most of the guys on his soccer team like him—it's only bullying team captain Sam who tells lies to get him out of the way. Read full book review >
SHOOTING STAR SUMMER by Candice F. Ransom
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 12, 1992

"A good choice for an early read-alone. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A realistic story about two unlike cousins during a vacation visit. Read full book review >
ALI BABA BERNSTEIN, LOST AND FOUND by Johanna Hurwitz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 21, 1992

"Illustrations not seen. (Fiction. 7-10)"
In the third in a series of whimsical romps that began with The Adventures of Ali Baba Bernstein (1985), Ali Baba (nÇ David) is dealing with more mature concerns: doing the right thing when he finds $100 on a Manhattan sidewalk; learning how rumor can take on a life of its own; showing his parents he's responsible enough to have a dog. Read full book review >
HOPSCOTCH AROUND THE WORLD by Mary D. Lankford
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 12, 1992

"Bibliography; index. (Nonfiction. 8-12)"
Hopscotch is a nearly universal childhood game, its history going back at least to Roman times. Read full book review >
MARCY HOOPER AND THE GREATEST TREASURE IN THE WORLD by Stephanie S. Tolan
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 20, 1991

"Still, an appealing depiction of a third grader confronting her real dragons in an imaginary guise suggested by her favorite books. (Fiction/Young reader. 7-10)"
Marcy loves to read but can't spell; she imagines fantastic adventures but is a klutz when it comes to jumping rope or learning to ride a bike. Read full book review >