Search Results: "Emmanuelle Houssais"


BOOK REVIEW

THERE’S NO SUCH THING AS GHOSTS! by Emmanuelle Eeckhout
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"An elegant literary treat. (Picture book. 4-8)"

BOOK REVIEW

MY WONDERFUL FAIRY TALES AND OTHER STORIES by Pioli Emmanuelle
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 18, 2016

"Suitable for displays but bland next to kinetic 3-D adaptations, such as Robert Sabuda's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (2003). (Pop-up folk tales/classics. 7-10)"
Snow White, Pinocchio, Little Red Riding Hood, and other figures pose within pop-up cut-paper stages opposite summary versions of eight familiar tales. Read full book review >

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DO YOU STILL LOVE ME? by Sarah Emmanuelle Burg
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2010

"The important message in Burg's story is delivered with a directness appropriate for her very young target audience; the bright illustrations have a blurry finish that adds warmth to this purposive tale. (Picture book. 3-5)"
A sad young rabbit gets a little help from a friend when her parents' arguing gives her the blues. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BEAUTIFUL BIRDS by Jean Roussen
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 10, 2015

"With pages that beg to be sliced out and framed, a positive feast for the eyes. (Picture book. 3-8)"
An alphabetical album of birds flies in from the U.K. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ONE MORE EGG by Sarah Emmanuelle Burg
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 1, 2006

"An entertaining and educational tale for the very young, though the text is merely functional. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A quirky chicken and a bespectacled bunny undertake a comic quest for Bunny's last (critically needed) egg. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SPRING FEVER by Udo Weigelt
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 1, 2006

"While it presents a different slant on spring for preschoolers, the story may raise more questions than it provides answers about the meaning or interpretation of 'spring fever.' (Picture book. 4-7)"
Spring is finally here and Freddy the Cat is at last outside and on the prowl. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TRYSTING by Emmanuelle Pagano
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 15, 2016

"A sweet and bitter onslaught of love and desire, found and glimpsed, held and lost."
A series of tender little love bites, running the length and depth of all connotations and permutations that the word "love" contains. Read full book review >