Search Results: "Harmony Bentosino"


BOOK REVIEW

A Holiday Alphabet Book for Adults by Harmony Bentosino
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 5, 2013

"A pleasant stocking stuffer that twinkles with humor."
An irreverent, humorous holiday-themed picture book for adults. Read full book review >

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My Pet Monster by Doctor Harmony
Released: Nov. 1, 2015

"This volume, though not an essential purchase, will likely be useful for school counselors who want to recommend titles to youngsters struggling with anxiety."
A girl discovers that worry can be a good thing—as long as you don't let it control you—in this installment of the Building Resilience series by Australian author-illustrator Harmony (The Cat's Got My Tongue, 2015, etc.).Read full book review >

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THE HIGH NOTE by Harmony Jones
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 27, 2017

"A light and fluffy wish-granting machine. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Boy-band Abbey Road and their gal pal Lark return. Read full book review >

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THE RIGHT TRACK by Harmony Jones
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 14, 2016

"Romance and musical stardom are the twin lures in this lite but likable pop-fiction series opener. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Three lads, members of an aspiring British boy band, move into the Los Angeles home that 12-year-old Lark, a budding musician, shares with her newly divorced mother, who's just started her own record label. Read full book review >

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Kanga, My Dragon of Anger by Doctor Harmony
Released: Nov. 4, 2015

"Thought-provoking questions, fun activities, and insightful imagery mark this book as one that may be particularly useful in schools."
Debut author/illustrator Harmony, an Australian psychiatrist, offers children a way to identify their anger and lessons on how to control it in this rhyming, series-opening picture book. Read full book review >

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Jo, My Sad Hippo by Doctor Harmony
Released: Nov. 11, 2015

"A roughly rhymed picture book about sadness that may help some young children develop empathy."
Sal and Al return to discuss sadness in Harmony's third book about coping with emotions. Read full book review >

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Released: Nov. 11, 2015

"A somewhat weaker series entry, but one that may still be useful for school libraries."
A girl suffers from a lack of self-confidence in this second installment of Harmony's (Kanga, My Dragon of Anger, 2015, etc.) series of rhyming books about children's common problems.Read full book review >

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A CRACK-UP AT THE RACE RIOTS by Harmony Korine
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1998

"Neither the voice of a generation nor the ravings of a lunatic, but creative overreaching, clearly—the writing of a talent thrust too soon into the limelight. (Author tour)"
Riding a gush of critical acclaim for his work on the films Kids (screenwriter) and Gummo (director), Korine, at the ripe age of 23, attempts to make a novel by using a little bit of everything, but botches the job. Read full book review >