Search Results: "Feridun Oral"


BOOK REVIEW

THE RED APPLE by Feridun Oral
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"A worthy tale, if not very well thought out nor the comic gold of Eric Rohmann's similar, Caldecott-winning My Friend Rabbit. (2002). (Picture book. 6-8)"
How will hungry Rabbit reach the apple hanging so far out of reach? With help from friends, of course! Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A WARM WINTER by Feridun Oral
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2016

"A warming read. (Picture book. 4-6)"
Little Mouse enlists the help of woodland neighbors when he gathers firewood to warm his nest. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AUNT FANNY'S STAR by Brigitte Weninger
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2017

"A gentle preview of mortality for young ones, softening but not disguising the prospect and arrival of loss. (Picture book. 6-8)"
An elder relative leaves memories and mementos with three young bunnies. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 5, 2005

"Brown couldn't sleep until she knew why that little girl wanted a quarter. Few among us better deserve a good night's rest."
A hard-won, practical tale of adopting a class of students and guaranteeing them a college education if they want it. And Brown works hard to convince them that, for most, college is the only road to advancement. Read full book review >