Search Results: "Hristo Kyuchukov"


BOOK REVIEW

A HISTORY OF THE ROMANI PEOPLE by Hristo Kyuchukov
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2005

"The inside slant gives this quick once-over unusual authority—though Anne Wallace Sharp's Gypsies (2002) is only one of several more detailed studies. (Nonfiction. 9-11)"
Writing in a collective personal voice, Kyuchukov and the director of a Romani research center offer brief comments on their people's history, customs and culture. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY NAME WAS HUSSEIN by Hristo Kyuchukov
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2004

"An author's note provides historical context. (Picture book. 7-12)"
What appears to be a standard I-am-Roma-and-this-is-how-we-live story takes a dramatic turn halfway through, packing a substantial wallop. Read full book review >