Books by Nancy Seitz

WHEN I GROW UP, I WILL WIN THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE by Isabel Pin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 10, 2006

"While it seems likely that some part of the humor has gotten lost in translation—or, rather, simply doesn't translate well—the most likely use of this lighthearted story will be as a heavy-handed tool to teach good manners, a fate it doesn't deserve. (Picture book. 4-6)"
Sly, ironic humor and unusual illustrations make this translation from the German more likely to appeal to adults than to children—if it appeals at all. Read full book review >
ANTHONY AND THE GIRLS by Ole Könnecke
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2006

"Illustrated with round-headed, Charlie Brown-style figures over a scant handful of words per page, this is nonetheless likely to have more meaning for readers who recognize its metaphorical level. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Originally published in Germany, a wry episode in social interaction is conveyed in deceptively simple art and text. Read full book review >