Books by Michael Koelsch

MAKING MUSIC by Eddie Oates
Released: March 30, 1995

"Genial fare, although Ann Wiseman's Making Musical Things (Macmillan, 1979) offers more possibilities, for slightly older readers, than the creations shown here. (Picture book/nonfiction. 5-9)"
Kids can always bang on pots and pans, or pluck on rubber bands to make noise. Read full book review >
A BRUSH WITH MAGIC by William J. Brooke
Released: Oct. 30, 1993

"Brooke is less quizzically philosophical, his comedy less farcical in this more discursive format; still, he's fashioned a fast-moving fantasy, well embellished with clever details and sure to amuse readers. (Fiction. 9-13)"
The author of two collections of splendidly witty extensions of favorite tales (A Telling of the Tales; Untold Tales) expands a Chinese folktale to novel length. Read full book review >