Search Results: "Kei Acedera"


BOOK REVIEW

LIESL & PO by Lauren Oliver
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 4, 2011

"An irresistible read: This book sings. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
A wonderfully imaginative, startlingly moving and at times wickedly funny fantasy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SECRETS OF THE CROWN by Adam Jay Epstein
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 6, 2011

"This dull string of clichés offers nothing to invest in. (Fantasy. 7-11)"
This series' second installment is a spiritless conglomeration of fantasy tropes. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AUGUSTOWN by Kei Miller
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 23, 2017

"Despite the novel's relative brevity, Miller captures the ways community, faith, and class create a variety of cultural microclimates."
A boy's schoolroom punishment opens a window into the roiling, mystical history of a Jamaican community. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

EARTH SINK by Ilyan Kei Lavanway
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 24, 2010

"A taxing text, but readers prepared to do the work will find some grand and gripping concepts here."
A war erupts on a heaven-like planet and spills over to Earth, embroiling a cast of characters in the desperate birth of a new age for mankind. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HORSEY UP AND DOWN by Kei Bernstein
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2013

"The playful gimmicks will keep readers turning the pages and asking for it again and again. (Board book. 18 mos.-3)"
A highly interactive, lightly conceptual board book. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BORROWED by Chan Ho-kei
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 3, 2017

"Sprawling and dense, this novel will satisfy your procedural jones, but don't look for more than a cursory reckoning with the troubled history of Hong Kong."
Like Columbo but not funny. Read full book review >