Search Results: "Janik Coat"


BOOK REVIEW

HIPPOPPOSITES by Janik Coat
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2012

"The hippo is the only lumbering element in this visually striking exploration. (Board book. 2-5)"
A distinctive offering stands out in the crowded field of concept contenders. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RHYMOCEROS by Janik Coat
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 3, 2015

"Charmingly simple. (Board book. 6 mos.-2)"
A rhyming rhinoceros composes a most amusing doggerel. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BABY ANIMALS by Marie Fordacq
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 4, 2016

"Not a substitute for but a possible successor to the plethora of more conventional—but safer—board-book and pop-up galleries. (Novelty. 4-6)"
Over 40 baby animals (plus a few trees) attach magnetically to desert, rain forest, savanna, or arctic scenes. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MARKETPLACE OF THE MARVELOUS by Erika Janik
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"A thorough, informative history of the many eccentric narratives that make these quack sciences so interesting and important to modern medicine."
A sharp compendium of the stranger developments in 19th-century medicine that have influenced how we care for ourselves today. Read full book review >

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PISTOLS AND PETTICOATS by Erika Janik
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 26, 2016

"An entertaining history of women's daring, defiant life choices."
A history of the intrepid women who ventured into male territory to solve crimes. Read full book review >