Search Results: "Eric C. Sinoway"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 2, 2012

"Will resonate most with those who have already sat through Stevenson's classes."
The man who essentially invented the concept of entrepreneurship discusses some of the lessons he's learned. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Five Dimensions of the Human Experience by Eric C. Amberg
NON-FICTION
Released: April 18, 2014

"An analytical, ultimately optimistic blueprint for taking charge of life and improving it."
A schematic new analysis of the human condition. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

REDDEVIL 4 by Eric C. Leuthardt
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 4, 2014

"Most of the author's characters spend a disproportionate hunk of the story in states of confusion, a state that will be shared by many of the novel's readership."
Neurosurgeon and biomedical engineer Leuthardt leans on his medical background in this futuristic debut thriller. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Introducing God To You by Eric C. Aymes
NON-FICTION
Released: July 10, 2007

"A heartfelt but occasionally murky elaboration of personal devotion."
A short, concentrated meditation on the nature of Christian faith. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

OL' CLIP-CLOP by Patricia C. McKissack
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"This splendid 'jump story' is not for the faint of heart, but readers who relish edge-of-the-seat suspense done impeccably will be well-satisfied. (Picture book. 6-10)"
Storyteller McKissack crafts a spine-tingling tale set during colonial times about a greedy man who just may get the scare of his life. Read full book review >

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COLOR COMMENTARY
by Julie Danielson

I’ve always found it difficult to answer the what’s-your-favorite-color question, as the answer depends entirely on my mood. (I like deep blues for more contemplative times, but I need sunny yellow to help wake me in the mornings.)

Perhaps it’s even harder for artists to pick a favorite color. Is it like asking them to pick a favorite child? I ...


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BOOK REVIEW

COUNTING DOGS by Eric Barclay
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 26, 2015

"A sense of fun, clear, uncluttered design, and construction that should hold up to heavy use make this board book's relatively high price well worth the extra expense. (Board book. 18 mos.-3)"
A book bound in a box, with layered die-cut board pages within, introduces a variety of animals for young children to practice counting. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHAT'S YOUR FAVORITE ANIMAL? by Eric Carle
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 21, 2014

"This menagerie offers picture-book lovers of all ages a glimpse into each creator's style, personality and brand of humor. (biographies, photographs, websites) (Picture book. 4-8)"
Cause-related anthologies are challenging to do well, but this one (benefiting the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art) succeeds admirably—on multiple levels. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MADDY KETTLE by Eric Orchard
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"A sweet-mannered debut with plenty of lift, despite the abrupt and wide-open ending. (Graphic fantasy. 8-10)"
Intrepid young Maddy encounters goblins, flying whales, and allies ranging from a friendly vampire bat to a pair of "cloud cartographers" in this kickoff chapter. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ARTIST WHO PAINTED A BLUE HORSE by Eric Carle
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

"Eye-catching fun. (Picture book. 2-5)"
This bright new entry by an old pro should find a place on the long shelf of picture books about animals and colors. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A KITTEN TALE by Eric Rohmann
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 8, 2008

"A winner for a winter storytime, this is as amusing as watching real kittens romp. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Once there were four kittens who had never seen snow. Read full book review >