Books by Laura Fernandez

THE MASTER’S APPRENTICE by Rick Jacobson
BIOGRAPHY
Released: March 11, 2008

"A fascinating little tidbit that could be true, but is unsourced. (author's note) (Picture book. 8-11)"
Marco's family brings him from Venice to Florence, where he is to be apprenticed to the great young master, Michelangelo Buonarroti. Read full book review >
TCHAIKOVSKY DISCOVERS AMERICA by Esther Kalman
FICTION
Released: March 1, 1995

"A treat for those who already love Tchaikovsky's music, and certain to create legions of new fans. (source notes) (Picture book/biography. 5-8)"
 In this rewritten spinoff from a recording of the same name (published in Toronto: BMG KIDZ, 1993), the 11-year-old daughter of Russian ÇmigrÇs meets the composer during his 1891 trip to America. Read full book review >