Search Results: "Anu Stohner"


BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >