Search Results: "Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg"


BOOK REVIEW

THE LITTLE OLD LADY WHO BROKE ALL THE RULES by Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 12, 2016

"A merry, lighthearted caper."
Could prison really be worse than a retirement home? Five senior citizens plan the perfect crime to find out. Read full book review >

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LIZETTE’S GREEN SOCK by Catharina Valckx
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 23, 2005

"Lizette in her blue kerchief and yellow-dotted dress and Bert in a blue plaid coat provide light whimsy in this somewhat offbeat friendship story first published in France. (Picture book. 4-7)"
When perky Lizette, a duck, goes for a walk, she finds one pretty, green sock and puts it on. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ALL WE LEFT BEHIND by Ingrid Sundberg
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Dec. 1, 2015

"Older teens will be deeply moved by this romantic drama and its pairing of sensuality and grief. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Two high school students from seemingly different worlds find that their intense chemistry is not the only thing that draws them together in this debut novel. Read full book review >

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BRUNO by Catharina Valckx
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2017

"Readers and listeners with a taste for the quietly surreal may find this an (almost) perfect option; the rest will find other ways to fill their days, and that's OK. (Fiction. 7-9)"
Bruno, an anthropomorphic cat whose yellow eyeballs and hipster vibe may remind readers of Pete the Cat, recounts experiences with friends new and old in this French import. Read full book review >

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IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: July 27, 2012

"If you know why viols aren't a cello's granddaddy, this is just your cup of strings. If you don't, you stand to learn a thing or two—and with Bach ringing in your ears to boot."
A compendium and catalog of viols, those violinlike stringed instruments beloved of Bach and other composers of three and four centuries past. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Dec. 21, 2011

"A solid fantasy adventure for young readers that engagingly depicts a fully realized fictional world."
Brother-and-sister team Nicholas and Alison Lochel, in their debut, deliver a fast-paced children's fantasy novel. Read full book review >