Search Results: "Ewa Podles"


BOOK REVIEW

OWL AND CAT by Edward Lear
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 9, 2012

"A triumphant blend of classic literature and tablet technology. (iPad storybook app. 2-5)"
Feline and fowl profess their love for one another in this winning adaptation of Lear's popular 1871 nonsense poem. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TO BED...OR ELSE! by Ewa Lipniacka
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: Dec. 1, 1991

"Not essential, but an amusing portrayal of an overenthusiastic friendship, plus one of discipline's commoner pitfalls. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Asha's Mom is at her wits' end because Asha and her best friend Hannah can't seem to settle down. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE PEACEABLE KINGDOM by Ewa Zadrzynska
ANIMALS
Released: June 28, 1994

"Reproduction of the painting and list of Hicks's 18 other variations on it; note. (Picture book. 5-11)"
A curious, rather long fable about three animals (a lion, a leopard, and a wolf) who come out of Edward Hicks's painting of The Peaceable Kingdom in the Brooklyn Museum and cause a stir in the nearby botanical garden. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE NUTONS' KITCHEN OR HOW TO NURTURE A GNOME by Jean-Luc  Duvivier
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 21, 2012

"Readers will want to stay away from these gnomes—or whatever they are: They're full of tricks and broken promises. (iPad storybook app. 3-7)"
A perplexing take on a Belgian legend takes too long to introduce itself then ends abruptly, as if by a magical trick of the forest. Read full book review >