Search Results: "Anu Stohner"


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BRAVE CHARLOTTE AND THE WOLVES by Anu Stohner
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"This 'wolves who cried wolf story' is the rare instance when the sequel far exceeds the original story. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Not one to rest on her laurels, Charlotte, the beautiful sheep with a mind of her own, is back (Brave Charlotte, 2005). Read full book review >

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BRAVE CHARLOTTE by Anu Stohner
by Anu Stohner, illustrated by Henrike Wilson, translated by Alyson Cole
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2005

"An appealing suggestion that independence in young human mavericks is worth nurturing, however worrisome it may sometimes be. (Picture book. 6-8)"
Not so much a black sheep as one who just doesn't buy into the herd thing, Charlotte is forever causing the older woolly heads to tut-tut at her un-sheep-like behavior. Read full book review >

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THE NORDIC THEORY OF EVERYTHING by Anu Partanen
NON-FICTION
Released: June 28, 2016

"An earnest, well-written work worth heeding, especially in our current toxic political climate."
A Finnish journalist offers a surprising theory of why Americans are neither currently upwardly mobile nor free. Read full book review >

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Anywhere But Home by Anu Vaidyanathan
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 5, 2016

"The author's observations about Indian society and its expectations for women give this engaging and perceptive book an extra dimension."
A debut memoir chronicles the experiences of an endurance athlete who became the first Asian woman to compete in the Ultraman Canada. Read full book review >

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Khamlok by Regina M. Joseph
Released: March 1, 2013

"A new take on life, love and war among extraterrestrial colonists that successfully clears the launch pad."
In the second volume of Joseph's (Colony Earth, 2012) fantasy saga, humanlike aliens try to adapt to settled life and interspecies marriagein Britain during the Iron Age, inciting conflict with each other as well as rival fiefdoms. Read full book review >

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Released: Nov. 30, 2014

"A thorough, readable and passionate exploration of an inclusive faith."
Campbell's personal and intellectual understanding of the Bible's historical, man-made roots. Read full book review >