Search Results: "K.T. Hao"


BOOK REVIEW

ONE PIZZA, ONE PENNY by K.T. Hao
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 4, 2010

"Yummy for foodies of all ages. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Warm, glowing colors and delicious words tell the tale of Ben Bear's "divine pizzas" and Chris Croc's "heavenly cakes." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHITE CROCODILE by K.T. Medina
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 30, 2015

"A heart-rending look at a culture decimated by the cruelty of the Khmer Rouge."
Mysterious disappearances, danger, and death converge against the exotic backdrop of post-Khmer Rouge Cambodia in Medina's debut effort. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SILVER SPOON by K.T. Archer
Released: June 10, 2010

"An emotional family melodrama whose characters, conflicts and resolutions often seem as trivial—and tarnished—as the silverware."
In this domestic drama, a young woman fights for the well-being of her family and learns a thing or two about trust, community and forgiveness along the way. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Chameleon by K.T. Hanna
Released: July 21, 2015

"A bracing debut that might just knock the wind out of readers."
This YA sci-fi novel explores a future in which authorities test psionically gifted teens for inclusion in a cutthroat, corporate-run society. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AGAINST THE FLOOD by Ma Van Khang
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2000

"Based in part on a 19th-century Vietnamese epic poem, this harsh tale of conflicting loyalties and officially sanctioned injustice does occasionally descend to preachiness, but the vividness of its characters (especially Hoan) and their sufferings preserves its inherent credibility and drama."
An intense, accusatory 1999 tale—the latest entry in Curbstone's estimable Voices from Viet Nam series—tells of Khiem, a distinguished writer and editor whose unsparingly honest new novel brings down a hailstorm of opprobrium and abuse that makes him an outcast and severely afflicts both Khiem's mistress Hoan (a beautifully realized character) and his termagant (and flagrantly unfaithful) wife. Read full book review >