Search Results: "Alejandra Longo"


BOOK REVIEW

<i>EL LIBRO VERDE</i> / THE GREEN BOOK by Panarea Digital
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 24, 2011

"The youngest readers may not fully appreciate the careful construction of the app, but parents will be able to detect the deceptively easy-looking effort shown here. (iPad storybook app. 2-5)"
Simple but very nicely put together, this bilingual picture-book app teaches names of animals that have the color green in common. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SIX FEET OVER IT by Jennifer Longo
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 26, 2014

"Superb. (Fiction. 12-16)"
A teenage girl must choose to live in a world filled with death. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

UP TO THIS POINTE by Jennifer Longo
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 19, 2016

"A moving love letter to dance, dreams, and San Francisco, and a look at how embracing personal passion leads to fulfillment (even if it wasn't part of the plan). (Fiction. 12-18)"
Six months in an isolated Antarctic research station give Harper, a recent high school graduate, time to reflect and heal after the painful end of her ballet aspirations. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 8, 2006

"An overheated, yet absorbing chronicle."
A woman searches for spiritual enlightenment and loses her way. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BLAZE by Robert Leuci
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 9, 1999

"Still, his duo here has undeniable appeal, strong enough to drive this inelegant but compelling novel."
A hard-pressed female cop battles criminals in and out of the NYPD in this latest of Leuci's savvy police dramas (The Snitch, 1997, etc.). Read full book review >