Search Results: "Coralie Saudo"


BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: May 8, 2012

"With far more genuineness than Seriously, Just Go to Sleep, this is sure to be a hit with preschoolers. (Picture book. 3-6)"
This French import by Saudo impresses with its comic take on the now-popular role-reversal of a child trying to get his parent to bed. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ALL BY MYSELF! by Géraldine  Collet
Kirkus Star
by Géraldine Collet, illustrated by Coralie Saudo, translated by Sarah Quinn
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2012

"This superlatively cute look at the bond between mother and child takes a proud place next to Martin Waddell and Patrick Benson's Owl Babies (1992). (Picture book. 3-5)"
When Mama's brood is left alone, chick imaginations run wild. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY DAD AT THE ZOO by Coralie Saudo
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 7, 2016

"A tongue-in-cheek masterpiece echoing most parents' outings with small children. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A young boy narrates a trip to the zoo with Dad, but who's the kid and who's the adult? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MATH ON TRIAL by Leila Schneps
NON-FICTION
Released: March 12, 2013

"Required reading for aspiring lawyers, but also intrinsically fascinating in its depiction of the frailty of human judgments."
Chronicles of miscarriages of justice due to the misuse of statistics, combined with blow-by-blow accounts of criminal trials. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE MUSEUM OF EXTRAORDINARY THINGS by Alice Hoffman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 25, 2014

"Hoffman displays an obvious affection for the city, as well as for those society would deem freaks, but readers looking for an evocative, magical take on the immigrant experience would be better served by Helene Wecker's The Golem and Jinni (2013)."
A young woman grows up in her father's eponymous Coney Island museum at the turn of the 20th century in Hoffman's (TheDovekeepers, 2011, etc.) novel. Read full book review >