Search Results: "Bunny Crumpacker"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 2007

"Smoothly written and full of entertaining lore."
Essays on the history and symbolism of familiar numbers. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 7, 2006

"Crumpacker's zest is boundless, even overwhelming."
A bubbling stew of food lore, presented with panache and a dash of humor. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 3, 2011

"An absorbing story about adoption and much more."
A touching joint memoir by a birth mother and her adopted daughter about their lives apart and the close bond they shared until Crumpacker's recent death. Read full book review >

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BUNNY BUNNY by Alan Zweibel
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 1, 1994

"And he will donate all proceeds to Gilda's Club, a cancer support center in New York City. (Pen-and-ink illustrations) (Literary Guild alternate selection)"
In a series of funny, tender, and touching dialogues, former Saturday Night Live writer Zweibel recalls his buddy-and-almost- lover friendship with SNL actress Gilda Radner, who died of ovarian cancer. Read full book review >

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BUNNY PARTY; BUNNY STORY by Lena Anderson
Released: March 26, 1989

Two absolutely enchanting wordless books about a small, towheaded child and a slightly larger rabbit, ln Bunny Party, the child is dozing over her pacifier when Bunny arrives for a festive meal; she watches with increasing delight as he brings—one by one—tablecloth, utensils, a pot of food, flowers, even the light to hang overhead, and a violin. Read full book review >

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BUNNY PARTY by Rosemary Wells
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2001

"A party not to be missed. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Wells (McDuff Goes to School, below, etc.) must have a secret key not only to the heart of toddlerhood but to the very core of sibling relationships, as she proves once again in her latest Ruby and Max adventure. Read full book review >

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BUNNY BUNGALOW by Cynthia Rylant
Released: April 1, 1999

"A fetching bedtime book, as snug as they come. (Fiction. 4-6)"
From Rylant (In Aunt Lucy's Kitchen, 1998, etc.), a gentle rhyming book for the very young. Mrs. and Mr. Bunny and their numerous offspring find a charming bungalow in a deep gully near a river and move right in. Read full book review >

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NINJA BUNNY by Jennifer Gray Olson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 13, 2016

"Funny and full of motion. (Picture book. 3-6)"
You never know when an extra ninja will come in handy. Read full book review >

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PIGGY BUNNY by Rachel Vail
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 28, 2012

"Though the believe-in-yourself theme has been told in many ways, Liam holds his own with his quiet determination. Who can resist a piglet who introduces himself with 'Hello, my name is Liam and I'll be your Easter Bunny'? (Picture book. 3-6)"
Another entry in the well-populated genre of animals that experience an existential crisis features a pig who wants to be the Easter Bunny. Read full book review >

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BUNNY DAYS by Tao Nyeu
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 1, 2010

"Scenes of baffled wee white bunnies spinning on delicate cycle, popping out of vacuum bags and holding their powder-puff tails add to the overall whimsy, hapless humor and total charm. (dust jacket opens into poster) (Picture book. 3-5)"
Three tiny tales feature two goats whose domestic activities wreak havoc on six bunnies until a resourceful bear saves the day. Read full book review >

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BOO, BUNNY! by Kathryn O. Galbraith
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"Newly minted trick-or-treaters will ask for this one over and over. (Picture book. 3-6)"
One little green-caped and -masked bunny makes its tremulous way through a dark Halloween night until—"Jump. / Bump! / ‘Eeek!' / ‘Squeak!'—it bumps into a bumblebee-bunny, and shivering and quivering, they decide to join forces, "two paws held tight," for trick-or-treating. Read full book review >