Search Results: "Denizé Lauture"


BOOK REVIEW

FATHER AND SON by Denizé Lauture
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 13, 1993

"A lovely evocation of a companionable and spiritual relationship at its best. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A Haitian poet who's lived in the US since 1968 and an artist whose ``strong family traditions of his Gullah heritage have always been a major influence on his work'' debut in children's books with this paean to the unity between a father and son. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RUNNING THE ROAD TO ABC by Denizé Lauture
ABC BOOKS
Released: April 1, 1996

"A book that's worthy, but wanting. (Picture book. 5-8)"
A poetic text charts the experiences of six children as they run through the Haitian countryside (``six days each week, forty weeks each year, for seven years of their short lives'') on their way to and from school. Read full book review >