Books by Nola Langner Malone

POT LUCK by Tobi Tobias
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 26, 1993

"A charming story, with spirited realistic dialogue that's especially entertaining read aloud. (Picture book. 4-8)"
When Sophie telephones, Gram urges her to come to dinner ``today''—but ``you'll have to take pot luck.'' Gram defines the term for Rachel, then (to Rachel's puzzlement) spends the day shopping, preparing a festive meal, and tidying the house. Read full book review >
KING OF THE PLAYGROUND by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 30, 1991

"Entertaining and salutory. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Each day Kevin presents himself at the playground, only to be ousted by Sammy's threats ("...he'll dig a hole so deep I'll never get out"); each day Dad mildly points out that Sammy's fierce notions are impractical ("And what would you be doing while Sammy was tying you up? Read full book review >