Search Results: "Constanza Mahaluf"


BOOK REVIEW

THE JÖRGITS AND THE END OF WINTER by Anders Sandell
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 20, 2013

"A tongue-in-cheek tale with serious underpinnings, enhanced by inventively designed visuals. (iPad science-fiction app. 9-11)"
Following a crash landing in the Baltic, a motley crew of space aliens encounters strange creatures (well, Finns) in this briskly paced, eco-themed import. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ALEF IS FOR ABBA by Rebecca Kafka
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"How fortuitous that the last three words all start with Alef; they are: 'Ani ohev otchah! I love you!' (Picture book. 2-6)"
Writing an ABC book has its challenges, as the end of the book may involve a xylophone, yogurt and a zebra; Kafka's story is refreshingly unarbitrary. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AT THE AGE OF 16 by Constanza Cousiño

"May appeal to young-adult fans of supernatural romance, but the muddled language makes this a difficult read."
A teenage girl is torn between a ghost she loves and the living boy who loves her in Abarzúa's (Secreto Mío, 2011) young-adult paranormal romance. Read full book review >