Search Results: "Armin Greder"


BOOK REVIEW

DANNY IN THE TOYBOX by Richard Tulloch
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 18, 1991

"Greder's large, informal pictures extend the humor and the family interaction. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Tantrum time, followed by sulks: Danny's in the toybox and won't come out—never, for the rest of his life. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE GREAT BEAR by Libby Gleeson
ANIMALS
Released: July 12, 2011

"Subtle—yet spectacular and deeply moving. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Can a circus bear escape her day-to-day abuse? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I AM THOMAS by Libby Gleeson
FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 2012

"It is far beyond the emotional understanding of the usual picture-book audience and ultimately without substance or purpose for older readers. Dark, bitter and disturbing. (Picture book. 13 & up)"
"March to the beat of your own drummer and never look back," appears to be the theme of this picture book for teens. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 1996

"Because we don't get to know the principal subjects well enough, the appeal of this book, though not its historical significance, gets lost in the labyrinth of red tape."
A unique Holocaust biography focused on the bureaucratic nightmares of a family fighting to leave Nazi Germany. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 25, 1999

"An important step in illuminating many of the issues—ignorance, false assumptions, and power struggles—that hold men back from full participation in raising their children. (Author tour)"
A wide-ranging, cool-headed response to the current predilection for dissing all the dads. Read full book review >