Search Results: "Geronimo Stilton"


BOOK REVIEW

ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"This publishes simultaneously with #2, The Secret of the Sphinx (ISBN: 978-1-59707-159-8). (Graphic fiction. 6-10)"
The screamingly popular chapter-book series about a timorous mouse who nevertheless gets drawn into adventure after adventure makes its U.S. debut in graphic form. Read full book review >

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THE HUNT FOR THE HUNDREDTH KEY by Geronimo Stilton
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 28, 2017

"The simplistic mysteries and silly jokes are in line with other series outings, 'special edition' status notwithstanding. (Graphic adventure. 6-9)"
Geronimo Stilton teams up with his sister, Thea, and cousin Trap to solve the mystery of a long-lost castle recently rediscovered in spooky woods. Read full book review >

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ALIEN ESCAPE by Geronimo Stilton
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 29, 2014

"With a story like an old-fashioned episode of Star Trek, this is a wonderful science-fiction introduction for young readers. (the spacemice creed) (Graphic science fiction. 6-10)"
Explore space with Geronimo Stiltonix, futuristic analog of the familiar Geronimo Stilton. Read full book review >

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FRIGHT NIGHT by Geronimo Stilton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2013

"While this story isn't the strongest of Stilton spinoffs, the familiarity of the characters, art and design will appeal to readers. (maps) (Fiction. 6-10)"
Geronimo Stilton and Creepella von Cacklefur team up to solve a mystery at a scary-poetry contest. Read full book review >

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THE STONE OF FIRE by Geronimo Stilton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 1, 2013

"Geronimo Stiltonoot has the right combination of familiarity and newness to satisfy Stilton fans. (Fiction. 6-10)"
Warp back in time for a prehistoric spinoff adventure with Geronimo Stilton's ancestor, Geronimo Stiltonoot, in Old Mouse City. Read full book review >

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THE ENCHANTED CHARMS by Geronimo Stilton
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 26, 2015

"Adequate for its audience. (Fantasy. 7-10)"
The latest in the Kingdom of Fantasy series sends Geronimo Stilton on a scavenger hunt for magic items to stop an evil wizard. Read full book review >

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GERONIMO by Mike Leach
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 6, 2014

"Though the idea behind it is intriguing, the book threatens to topple from the unwieldy mix of conversational U.S. history, biography and self-help."
A college football coach fascinated by American Indian history draws contemporary life lessons from the biography of a 19th-century Apache warrior. Read full book review >

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GERONIMO  by Robert M. Utley
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 27, 2012

"This is no hagiography. Utley presents the culture, upbringing and external forces that made Geronimo the man he became, warts and all."
In addition to a biography of the great Native-American warrior, Utley (Little Bighorn Battlefield and Custer's Last Stand, 2011) takes readers on a tour of southern Arizona, New Mexico and Mexico. Read full book review >

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GERONIMO by Joseph Bruchac
Released: March 1, 2006

"You will remember it all," Geronimo says to his grandson at Fort Sill, Okla., in 1908. Read full book review >

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GERONIMO THE FROG by Matthew Stein
Released: Nov. 22, 2013

"A thoroughly enjoyable tale of bravery, imagination, friendship and triumph."
Stein's (When Disaster Strikes,2011, etc.) debut picture book introduces a daring frog who risks everything to save the swamp he loves. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 13, 1995

"An entirely unnecessary guidebook to misery."
A writer and musician from Tucson recalls his brief addiction to drugs, two decades after the fact and without any evident point. Read full book review >

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BUFFALO BOY AND GERONIMO by James Janko
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2006

"An anti-war novel certainly, but very much its own kind. Pervasively melancholy, folkloric in approach, it's sustained by prose that is often lyrical, though never self-conscious."
A beautifully written first novel about the ugliness of war—in Vietnam and anywhere else. Read full book review >