Search Results: "Jeroen De Flander"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 17, 2013

"A great help to anyone looking to bring a good idea into the real world."
De Flander's (Strategy Execution Heroes, 2010) latest book charts a strategy for taking any idea off the drawing board and into real life. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SONS OF THE CITY by Scott Flander
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 1, 1999

"Yet soap-opera plotting permeates, seriously weakening what might have been a better-than-average debut."
Ask Sergeant Eddie North of the Philadelphia PD to define the job within the job, and he answers fast and unequivocally. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: July 15, 2008

"Hard traveling, easier reading."
Dutch journalist van Bergeijk writes of his road trip around the Sahara and into the heart of West Africa. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NUT AND BOLT by Nicole de Cock
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"Not since The Giving Tree has self-sacrifice been so celebrated. (Picture book. 3-5) "
Nut, a mouse, and Bolt, a donkey, enjoy a beautiful friendship. Kind of. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE CAKE by Dorothée de Monfreid
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"There's no moral to this story, just irreverent fun. (Picture book. 3-5)"
When a tiger wants to make a cake, he and his friends fight over its ingredients with humorous (if naughty) results. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BABAR AND THE NEW BABY by Laurent de Brunhoff
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 3, 2013

"A starter set for grown-up Babar fans who want to introduce the classic characters to their children. (Board book. 2-4)"
A simplified and condensed version of Babar's Little Girl (1987), starring Princess Isabelle. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ANNE PITTS, SWAMP MONSTER by Diane de Groat
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 1994

A slapstick account of Annie's experiences as star of a high school student's horror video. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ZOOMERS' HANDBOOK by Ana de Moraes
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2016

"A near miss. (Picture book. 5-9)"
Caretakers of invented animals need special instructions and great imagination. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BOY I LOVE by Nina de Gramont
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 2, 2014

"While not romantic, Wren and Tim's relationship becomes another powerful iteration of the book's message that '[l]ove is love,' and all loves deserve respect.(Fiction. 12-18)"
Wren's infatuation with handsome charmer Tim takes on an unexpected emotional depth after Tim reveals that he is gay. Read full book review >