Search Results: "Ilaria Guarducci"


BOOK REVIEW

A RIDE WITH ALIENS by Emanuele  Cirani
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 15, 2012

"It's a strikingly beautiful and strange package; though wordy, it's still a worthwhile trip. (iPad storybook app. 4-10)"
Visually arresting aliens and planetary vistas make this app worth a visit, but plodding text and uninspired narration make the trip less awe-inspiring that it could have been. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 11, 2009

"A poignant wartime reminder of an ancient truth: Ars longa, vita brevis."
Near the end of World War II, a group of military officers in Italy—the "Venus Fixers"—struggled to save what they could in the rubble of great cities and to recover from the retreating Nazis the myriad artistic treasures they took with them. Read full book review >