Search Results: "Albertine"


BOOK REVIEW

CLOTHES, CLOTHES, CLOTHES. MUSIC, MUSIC, MUSIC. BOYS, BOYS, BOYS. by Viv Albertine
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 25, 2014

"Just the thing for fans of punk—and of its heroines, too."
Guitar hero and world-weary survivor Albertine turns in a thoughtful, delightfully written memoir of the days of punky yore. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DELUGE by Albertine Strong
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 1997

"While Strong adds few fresh touches to this standard intergenerational saga, her graceful prose and affection for Chippewa lore make for a lively, involving tale."
An unexceptional if appealing debut in which a part-Chippewa woman recounts the experiences of three generations of her family. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LINE 135 by Germano Zullo
by Germano Zullo, illustrated by Albertine
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 30, 2013

"Readers will thrill to the sense of discovery and exploration the girl experiences: 'It is possible.' (Picture book. 2-4)"
The witty minimalism of the black-and-white line artwork by Swiss illustrator Albertine in this extreme landscape-format children's book belies the psychological depth of the content. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MARTA AND THE BICYCLE by Germano Zullo
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"Marta's indomitable spirit plunging forth into new experiences is hard to resist. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Anyone who thinks cows are dumb and slow has never met Marta. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE BIRD by Germano Zullo
Kirkus Star
by Germano Zullo, illustrated by Albertine, translated by Claudia Zoe Bedrick
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2012

"Adult explication may be needed for the textual rubric; the visually told story is enthralling all on its own. (Picture book. 6-8, adult)"
Uplifting in more ways than one, this prizewinning import suggests that little things can change lives—and perhaps even the world. Read full book review >