Search Results: "Félix Campos"


BOOK REVIEW

TOTALBOOK: CALL OF CTHULHU by H.P. Lovecraft
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: March 3, 2014

"Totally uninspired—a missed opportunity to explore H.P. Lovecraft in even greater depths of interactive madness. (Requires iOS 7 and above.)"
A disappointingly bland and feature-poor rendering of H.P. Lovecraft's classic short story about a great and terrible creature slumbering deep beneath the ocean floor. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GIVE AND TAKE by Lucie Félix
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 13, 2016

"Simple exercises to enhance fine-motor development and build shape recognition. (Novelty board book. 1-3)"
Placing big, die-cut geometric shapes into appropriately shaped niches reinforces several simple concepts in this minimalist import. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE MAP OF CHAOS by Félix J. Palma
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 30, 2015

"And never mind the loose ends: there's another volume on the way, and we look forward to it."
What lies on the other side of the beyond? Does The Shadow know? Certainly the Invisible Man does, and therein lies a knot in Palma's (The Map of the Sky, 2012, etc.) newest delightful puzzler.Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE MAP OF TIME by Félix J. Palma
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 28, 2011

"Palma wanders in and out of genres—is his book science fiction? literary fiction? fantasy? Whatever the answer, it's great fun to read, particularly for those with a bent for counterfactual history."
H.G. Wells meets Jack the Ripper, the Elephant Man and a historical dimension's worth of other figures in this imaginative novel by Spanish writer Palma. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Light of Love by Selena Polo Campos
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 20, 2014

"Despite some mundane lines, readers of these poems may enjoy Polo Campos' upbeat attitude about life."
Polo Campos' debut collection of poetry and musings offers a message of love and encouragement. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

VICTORIA GOES TO BRAZIL by Maria de Fatima Campos
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2009

Victoria's Brazilian mum brings her from the United Kingdom to Brazil to meet family and friends. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE TREASURE OF BARRACUDA by Llanos Campos
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 11, 2016

"The theme in this Spanish-to-English import is golden; the vessel, not particularly well-founded. (glossary) (Adventure. 10-12)"
The "map" to a fabled hoard turns out to be at least as much of a treasure as the piles of gold and gems to which it leads in this rumbustious pirate adventure. Read full book review >