Search Results: "Danalee Buhler"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 22, 2007

"A sequel to this author's extraordinary debut is hopefully in the works. One senses she has much more to say."
First-time author Buhler's charming childhood memoir about growing up on the Navajo Indian Reservation in the early 1960s. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 25, 2006

"Otherwise, a sheer delight. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A stray cat appears on the porch, but runs away at the first sign of the human. Read full book review >

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BUT WHO WILL BELL THE CATS?  by Cynthia Von Buhler
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"Young readers will pore over this one again and again. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Following a retelling of the Aesop fable, Von Buhler embellishes the tale with a luxurious castle, a princess, some pampered cats and an inventive, brave mouse with a faithful bat friend. Read full book review >

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THEY CALLED HER MOLLY PITCHER by Anne Rockwell
BIOGRAPHY
Released: May 1, 2001

"Fascinating history to share with young enthusiasts. (author's note, brief timeline) (Nonfiction. 6-9)"
Rockwell (Becoming Butterflies, p. 107, etc.) retells the inspiring story of a woman named Mary (Molly) Hays, who followed her husband into battle with General George Washington at Valley Forge and then at the Battle of Monmouth on June 28, 1778. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: Feb. 1, 1998

"In her picture-book debut, Von Buhler skillfully emulates the primitive folk-art style with characteristically solid, straight-mouthed figures and clean, flat lines. (Picture book. 4-8)"
In his first book, in homage to American folk art, Nicholson imagines the story behind the painting Portrait of a Little Girl in a Red Dress with Cat and Dog in the Museum of American Folk Art in New York City. Read full book review >