Search Results: "Germano Zullo"


BOOK REVIEW

LINE 135 by Germano Zullo
by Germano Zullo, illustrated by Albertine
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 30, 2013

"Readers will thrill to the sense of discovery and exploration the girl experiences: 'It is possible.' (Picture book. 2-4)"
The witty minimalism of the black-and-white line artwork by Swiss illustrator Albertine in this extreme landscape-format children's book belies the psychological depth of the content. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MARTA AND THE BICYCLE by Germano Zullo
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"Marta's indomitable spirit plunging forth into new experiences is hard to resist. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Anyone who thinks cows are dumb and slow has never met Marta. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE BIRD by Germano Zullo
Kirkus Star
by Germano Zullo, illustrated by Albertine, translated by Claudia Zoe Bedrick
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2012

"Adult explication may be needed for the textual rubric; the visually told story is enthralling all on its own. (Picture book. 6-8, adult)"
Uplifting in more ways than one, this prizewinning import suggests that little things can change lives—and perhaps even the world. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF SEÑOR DA SILVA ARAÚJO by Germano Almeida
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 28, 2004

"Far from negligible, but more of a piquant curiosity than a fully achieved work of fiction."
The noted Cape Verde writer makes his US debut with this trim 1991 novel recounting the withdrawn and timid life of a Babbitt-like businessman. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE LITTLE MOUSE SANTI by David Eugene Ray
Released: Jan. 1, 2015

"A clever picture book with an unexpected punch line that will delight young readers."
A mouse who wants to be a cat has a conversation that leads to an unexpected outcome in this delightful picture book by debut author Ray, featuring illustrations by Germano (The German King, 2013). Read full book review >