Search Results: "Brigette Barrager"


BOOK REVIEW

TWELVE DANCING PRINCESSES by Brigette Barrager
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2011

"In addition to this mind-numbingly bland attempt to capitalize on princess fads, a Princess Matching Game is sold separately. (Picture book/fairy tale. 3-5)"
The particular challenge of redoing a well-known, oft-published fairy tale is to offer a fresh or fruitful take, and this one doesn't. Read full book review >

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SLEEPING CINDERELLA AND OTHER PRINCESS MIX-UPS by Stephanie Clarkson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 27, 2015

"It's a promising concept but a pallid conclusion. (Picture book. 5-7)"
It rhymes. It has cute crossovers. It has doe-eyed princesses who are unhappy with their lots. Read full book review >

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LOUISE TRAPEZE IS TOTALLY 100% FEARLESS by Micol Ostow
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 28, 2015

"A sweet peek beneath the big top; readers will clamor for the next one. (Fiction. 6-9)"
Seven-year-old Louise Trapeze is finally old enough to fly in her circus act—but the platform is so very, very high. Read full book review >

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LOUISE TRAPEZE DID NOT LOSE THE JUGGLING CHICKENS by Micol Ostow
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 9, 2016

"Louise is a feisty gal with the best of intentions. She just 'accidentally a-little-bit' messes everything up. (Fiction. 6-9)"
Louise Trapeze is back (Louise Trapeze Is Totally 100% Fearless, 2015), longing to be more mature than ever.Read full book review >

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LOUISE TRAPEZE CAN SO SAVE THE DAY by Micol Ostow
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"A determined gal with a whole lot of heart, Louise will have fans hoping for a fourth outing. (Fiction. 6-9)"
The Sweet Potato Circus may be in trouble, and Louise must pull out all the stops in order to save it. Read full book review >

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UNI THE UNICORN AND THE DREAM COME TRUE by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 29, 2017

"A sweet story for anyone who needs to find a little sunshine and sparkle. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Uni and the little girl from their first outing (Uni the Unicorn, 2014) finally meet. Read full book review >

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UNI THE UNICORN by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 26, 2014

"A tiny slip of magic that suggests equal quantities of conviction and possibility. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Uni the unicorn is like all other unicorns in every way but one. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 29, 2017

"A bright homage to Blair's bold work, though shown through rose-colored glasses. (authors' note) (Picture book/biography. 5-8)"
Artist Mary Blair uses intense colors in world-famous creations. Read full book review >

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FLORABELLE by Sasha Quinton
by Sasha Quinton, illustrated by Brigette Barrager, photographed by Michel Tcherevkoff
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 21, 2015

"A celebration of girlyness with a strong female character, this is sure to be a favorite of all who daydream in pink. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Meet Florabelle, "a little girl with big rosy-red dreams." Read full book review >