Search Results: "Carol Greene"


BOOK REVIEW

WHERE IS THAT CAT? by Carol Greene
Released: Aug. 1, 1999

"Children will love this simple story of a love match forged by destiny, and aided by the occasional well-timed disappearance. (Picture book. 3-6)"
PLB 0-7868-2399-2 Miss Perkins goes out in the snow to get her mail and brings back a stray cat. Read full book review >

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THE STORY OF HALLOWEEN by Carol Greene
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2004

"It's Bronson's motion-filled, Miró-esque art of purples, oranges, yellows, and greens that's the treat. (Picture book/nonfiction. 7-10)"
Bonfires and full moons cast elongated, autumnal contact shadows in the glowing, curvy, stylized pictures that decorate this simple history of Halloween and its revelers. Read full book review >

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THE GOLDEN LOCKET by Carol Greene
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1992

"Excellent for group sharing. (Picture book. 4-9)"
The locket found under Miss Teaberry's apple tree is nothing but a bother—it's too fancy to go with any of her dresses, and she lies awake worrying that a robber will steal it. Read full book review >

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QUEEN SOPHIE HARTLEY by Stephanie Greene
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 18, 2005

Sophie's little heart is breaking, but in a funny way. Read full book review >

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FALLING INTO PLACE by Stephanie Greene
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 21, 2002

"Poignant and true. (Fiction. 7-10)"
Margaret's life is happy enough until all at once things seem to fall, like dominoes slowly knocking one another down. Read full book review >

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A SENSE OF REALITY by Graham Greene
Released: June 21, 1963

"These serious overtones qualify the collection as more than light entertainment, which it also is, although it may ultimately prove to be only peripheral as a part of this writer's permanent collection."
Three short stories, and one which is actually a novella, are affiliated by their concern with the intangible and illusory and they sometimes cross over into less finite areas where reality is blurred by fantasy, memory and myth. Read full book review >

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THREE BY GRAHAM GREENE by Graham Greene
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 5, 1952

"The Ministry of Fear."
Three "entertainments" as Graham Greene defines his earlier thrillers, will introduce a new Greene to many who have "discovered" him with his serious psychological novels and his critical writing. Read full book review >

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Released: Nov. 1, 1961

"Its small cast, and general sophistication of theme and tone, would suggest that it will be desirable for little theatre groups and while no more than it is an agreeable diversion."
The book publication of this Greene play, a sophisticated marital and extramarital comedy which was hugely successful in London (partly due to the excellence of its cast), will be timed here to coincide with its Broadway production. Read full book review >

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THE DARKENING SKY by Hugh Greene
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 20, 2014

"A chilling killer, intriguing though thin characters, and a dash of action make for a haunting novel."
A mystery thriller set in 1992 England. Read full book review >