Search Results: "Fizzy"


BOOK REVIEW

THE FIZZY WHIZ KID by Maiya Williams
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2010

"Ultimately Mitch gets his priorities straight, repairs his friendships and finds a clever way to get out of his contract, so all's well that ends well in this lecture-ish but lighthearted look behind the scenes. (Fiction. 10-12)"
Instant fame as the goofy-faced star of a series of soft-drink commercials goes to a lad's head in this insider's-eye view of the Hollywood Dream's ups and downs. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A LION AND WHALE CAN DANCE by Fizzy
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 28, 2012

"The strangeness of the art and writing may draw a few readers. (iPad storybook app. 5-7, adult)"
A scraggly-looking bird brings two lonely creatures together on a moonlit beach in this offbeat tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NIGHT SKY WHEEL RIDE by Sheree Fitch
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 15, 2013

"A giddy, intense, hugely fun ride that will propel listening audiences large or small into spinning tizzies of their own. (Picture book. 5-9)"
Poem and pictures unite in a delirious celebration of a first ride on a Ferris wheel. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE TROUBLE WITH FUZZWONKER FIZZ by Patrick Carman
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"A gas, despite a sour whiff in the supporting cast and a plotline that's not quite topped off. (Adventure. 8-10)"
In this effervescent startup, Harold discovers that the soda pop his dad invented produces more than just awesome belches. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE THING ABOUT LEFTOVERS by C.C. Payne
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 19, 2016

"Readers experiencing family challenges of their own will laugh and cry with Fizzy, rejoicing as she cooks up quite the satisfying new life for herself. (Fiction. 10-14)"
Twelve-year-old Elizabeth "Fizzy" Russo feels like a leftover kid, and as a budding chef, she really dislikes leftovers. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SUPER SUPPER THROWDOWN by Candlewick Press
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 13, 2014

"Better than many at explaining the hows and whys of healthy eating but still a TV show on paper. (Informational picture book. 6-10)"
The characters from the PBS Kids' show Fizzy's Lunch Lab teach kids about the importance of good nutrition. Read full book review >