Search Results: "Andrey Kolodkin"


BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2012

"A profoundly disappointing tale. (iPad storybook app. 4-8) "
A fluffy and inconsistent story about a little mermaid diva. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DEATH AND THE PENGUIN by Andrey Kurkov
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 2001

"Wistful but (thankfully) not whimsical. Funny, alarming, and, in a Slavic way, not unlike early Pinter."
A writer is sucked gently into the evil new Ukrainian economy as his penguin flatmate watches. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SOUL by Andrey Platonov
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 15, 2003

"A parable worthy of comparison with the work of Kazantzakis, Camus, and Par Lagerkvist. Platonov's translators have performed an invaluable service."
This is a lost treasure found: an allegorical masterpiece, written in 1935 (though unpublished in full until 1999), by one of the greatest modern Russian writers. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ABCS OF THE WEB by John C. Vanden-Heuvel Sr.
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 3, 2016

"For the baby showers of expectant web developers only—all others should close the browser on this one. (Board book. 3-6)"
An alphabet primer that introduces little ones to HTML, the internet, JavaScript, and more. Read full book review >