Search Results: "Goldie Goldbloom"


BOOK REVIEW

THE PAPERBARK SHOE by Goldie Goldbloom
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2011

"A simmering, colorful story about castaways and the deviance they inspire."
An albino woman suffers with her desperate need for intimacy in the wilds of World War II-era Australia. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOLDIE IS MAD by Margie Palatini
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2001

"Although highly idealized—if only all toddler tantrums ran such a smooth course—Goldie's tale of woe and redemption is perfect for young readers learning how to manage their own roiling emotions. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A time-out gives an irate tot a chance to ponder the finer aspects of sibling relationships. Read full book review >

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GOLDIE BLOX RULES THE SCHOOL! by Stacy McAnulty
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 2, 2017

"Light on actual science but big on creativity. (Fiction. 6-8)"
GoldieBlox, the internet's favorite girls-and-engineering toy, expands into chapter books. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOLDIE TAKES A STAND! by Barbara Krasner
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"Readers who pursue the context will discover that the girl who became an Israeli prime minister had a social conscience. (photographs, places to visit, bibliography) (Picture book. 6-8)"
A group of school friends provides Golda Meir with her first leadership test. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOOD AS GOLDIE by Margie Palatini
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2000

"She addresses a sensitive subject for young children, deftly using humor to lighten the mood with her signature flair for the comical and giving readers a protagonist with whom they can identify. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Palatini's (Ding Dong Ding Dong, 1999) hilarious tale offers readers a kid's-eye view of sibling relationships. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOLDIE THE DOLLMAKER by M.B. Goffstein
Released: Sept. 15, 1969

"Worth finding the right child or family for and then, again like Goldie's dolls, it will sell itself."
Like the smile on the dolls that Goldie Rosenzweig makes, this little book is captivating. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOLDIE AND THE THREE BEARS by Diane Stanley
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2003

"So is the tone of this imaginative update. (Picture book/folktale. 6-8)"
Stanley reinvents another familiar tale, this one in a modern setting. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOLDIE LOCKS HAS CHICKEN POX by Erin Dealy
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2002

"Great fun to look at, but the illustrations can't save the mediocre writing. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Goldie Locks has contracted chicken pox from an unknown source, although her mom asks Mrs. Bear if Baby Bear shows any signs of the disease. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 31, 2005

"An affecting if uneven debut."
Emotional courtroom drama explores the lingering psycological and social effects of the Jim Crow South. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 31, 2005

"An affecting if uneven debut."
Emotional courtroom drama explores the lingering psycological and social effects of the Jim Crow South. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 3, 2011

"Decent advice for young children; some adaptations for teens would be beneficial."
Beloved actress demonstrates how a few minutes per day can change the way we see the world. Read full book review >