Search Results: "Corina Vacco"


BOOK REVIEW

MY CHEMICAL MOUNTAIN by Corina Vacco
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 11, 2013

"Dark and unflinching. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
If the local chemical plant killed your father and used your backyard as a dumping ground, you'd want revenge, too. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

UP DOWN ACROSS by Corina Fletcher
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 3, 2015

"While the premise is interesting, the execution is imperfect. (Board book. 1-2)"
Various marine animals explore the ins and outs of motion. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE NIGHT PIRATES by Peter Harris
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2013

"Avast! No treasure is safe from these diminutive daredevils of the deep. (Pop-up/picture book. 3-6)"
Large pop-ups and multilayered tableaux gas up an already effervescent tale of pirate adventure from 2006. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE STORY OF THINGS by Neal Layton
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2012

"Curiously uninvolving, but it may get children to thinking about stuff and maybe inventing some gizmos of their own. (Pop-up/nonfiction. 5-7)"
Early humans about 3 million years ago had "no things," and Layton wants to show us how they—we—got them. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE LITTLE CHRISTMAS TREE by Rachel Elliot
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2016

"The cover is all that sparkles here. (Novelty picture book. 4-6)"
With the enclosed set of punch-out ornaments, children can join a group of woodland animals in decorating a pop-up Christmas tree. Read full book review >