Books by Rathna Ramanathan

Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"Letter forms get put through more ingenious, not to mention strenuous, paces in de Vicq de Comptiers's Bembo's Zoo (2000), but this makes a silly-sounding, giggle-inducing read-aloud for younger audiences. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Readers with a taste for concrete poetry or typographic quips in general will enjoy this import. Read full book review >
IN THE DARK by Gita Wolf
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"It's a handsome piece of bookmaking, pleasant to see, touch, even to smell—but with more appeal as an object than for its oft-told contents. (Picture book. 7-9)"
A specialty item, this small import has a neatly hand-lettered text that has been letterpress-printed, alongside two-color silk-screened illustrations, on handmade paper, and packaged in a small pouch of the same material—not tailored to libraries. Read full book review >