Books by Pauline Hejl

AHAIYUTE AND CLOUD EATER by Vladimir Hulpach
adapted by Vladimir Hulpach, translated by Pauline Hejl, illustrated by Marek Zawadzki
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1996

"A Czech author and a Polish illustrator may seem an unusual pair to find behind a piece of Native American mythology; in this case, distance lends clarity. (Picture book/folklore. 6-10)"
A Zuni tale of the American Southwest. Read full book review >
THE FINE ROUND CAKE by Arnica Esterl
adapted by Arnica Esterl, translated by Pauline Hejl, illustrated by Andrej Dugin, Olga Dugina
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 30, 1991

"Why, in a season when there are too many picture books even to consider, much less buy, must we be burdened with items like this oversized, pretentious mismatch? (Folklore/Picture book. 3-8)"
A Joseph Jacobs perennial favorite (``Johnny-Cake'') is translated into German and then back into English with no discernible gain and considerable loss of flavor. Read full book review >