Search Results: "Emilia Dziubak"


BOOK REVIEW

HUG ME, PLEASE! by Przemyslaw Wechterowicz
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 4, 2017

"For kids who love hugs and aren't afraid to share them. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Daddy Bear and his son spend the day seeking out and hugging forest denizens. Read full book review >

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SECRET LIFE OF A TIGER by Przemyslaw Wechterowicz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 30, 2017

"Most children will recognize the tiger as an unreliable narrator and enjoy the silliness of his assertions. (Picture book. 4-7)"
After admitting to readers that he recently bit, then swallowed whole, an apparently human explorer, a tiger insists that he's really a great guy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 1994

"A first-rate account of a little-known episode that had large consequences for Britain and for the world: careful, professional scholarship married to a well-told story."
An engrossing history of an obscure incident: the 1823 mass uprising of slaves in the South American British colony of Demerara (present-day Guyana). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: July 21, 2011

"What it lacks in mechanics and organization, it makes up for in intriguing detail; amazing glimpses into pre- and post-WWII life present the value and promise of America."
Spanning nearly eight decades and three continents, Zecchino's autobiography describes two distinct parts of a remarkable life—the first in World War II Europe where she was born and lived as a young woman; the second, her post-war life in the United States as a wife, mother and successful businesswoman. Read full book review >