Search Results: "Kathryn O. Galbraith"


BOOK REVIEW

WHERE IS BABY? by Kathryn O. Galbraith
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"Though baby animal books abound, this one's sweet framing device, simple but precise language and appealing illustrations will no doubt find it some fans. (Picture book. 3-6)"
This sweet, simple introduction to animal babies focuses on how they keep themselves safe by hiding. Read full book review >

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BOO, BUNNY! by Kathryn O. Galbraith
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"Newly minted trick-or-treaters will ask for this one over and over. (Picture book. 3-6)"
One little green-caped and -masked bunny makes its tremulous way through a dark Halloween night until—"Jump. / Bump! / ‘Eeek!' / ‘Squeak!'—it bumps into a bumblebee-bunny, and shivering and quivering, they decide to join forces, "two paws held tight," for trick-or-treating. Read full book review >

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ARBOR DAY SQUARE by Kathryn O. Galbraith
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2010

"A sweet but not terribly substantive tale about the origin of Arbor Day. (historical note) (Picture book. 3-7)"
Papa and Katie, a father and daughter, move to a new prairie town in the 1800s. Read full book review >

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TWO BUNNY BUDDIES by Kathryn O. Galbraith
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 4, 2014

"Learning how to navigate the path of friendship is an important part of life, and these bunny buddies learn a lesson that is gently, beautifully shown rather than told. (Picture book. 2-7)"
In this simple but insightful story, two rabbits discover that lunch with a pal is more fun than eating alone. Read full book review >

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PLANTING THE WILD GARDEN by Kathryn O. Galbraith
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2011

"There's plenty to pore over and savor; this title would germinate nicely in primary classrooms and sow curiosity in one-on-one sharing. (bibliography) (Picture book. 4-8)"
In this softly colored, richly detailed cogitation, Galbraith and Halperin explore the many ways seeds are transported and sown in nature. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2004

"Glib and entertaining."
Despite its catchy title, there's nothing intimate about this account, nor is it a history of the orgasm, but rather a superficial look at human sexual attitudes and behaviors over time and place. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

O by Anonymous
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 25, 2011

"So who's Anonymous? Who cares? O is a worthy read, no matter who the author."
A gossipy, entertaining novel about presidential politics—and if this roman à clef got any more clef, it'd have to be printed on newsprint. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 1, 2005

"Accessible, well-written approach to both Galbraith's life and the larger issues to which he has so effectively devoted his thought: an exemplary intellectual biography."
A fittingly oversized life of the eminent economist, philosopher, writer, and diplomat. Read full book review >