Search Results: "Kite Edizioni Srl"


BOOK REVIEW

EACH TO HIS OWN! by Davide Cali
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 20, 2013

"No bells but maybe a few whistles and definitely some giggles. (iPad novelty app. 5-9)"
In this droll, wordless import, a dozen dogs or other animals are connected to as many walkers by, usually, very long leashes. Read full book review >

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BUFO'S MUSIC by Kite Edizioni Srl
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 19, 2012

"All toads considered, this is a story for the misfit in all of us. (iPad storybook app. 3-8)"
Music changes a toad's life. Read full book review >

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I CAN DO THIS by Satoe  Tone
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 3, 2012

"Head-scratching storyline aside, it's a beautiful book. Here's hoping Tone will continue to create stunning visual scenery and leave the writing to someone else. (iPad storybook app, 2-6)"
Bad writing sinks this perplexing story about a misfit bird. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: July 3, 2012

"An inventive and entertaining introduction to the classic. And that kiss at the end: perfect. (iPad epic app. 10 & up)"
A delightfully entertaining telling of the tale of brave Ulysses. Read full book review >

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DOWN IN THE SEA: THE JELLYFISH by Patricia Kite
ANIMALS
Released: Feb. 1, 1993

"Published simultaneously: Kite's similar Down in the Sea: The Octopus. (Nonfiction. 3-8)"
Adults sharing these handsome color photos with preschoolers or new readers will want to begin with the informative note at the end, which substantially amplifies the elementary, determinedly spritely text, prone to condescending asides (``Do not poke it. Read full book review >

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THE ART OF NOT HAVING IT ALL by Melissa Kite
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 13, 2015

"A smart, entertaining and woefully funny take on being female and single."
Spectator columnist Kite turns some of her most wince-worthy experiences as a single woman into a humorous memoir, previously published in the U.K. as Real Life.Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: March 6, 2012

"Space trash worth not even a first look, much less repeat visits. (iPad storybook app. 5-7)"
A silly, out-of-order tour of the solar system's planets provides a pretext for poking passing meteors (to make them explode) and aliens or robots (to make them squeak). Big whoop. Read full book review >

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DANDELION ADVENTURES by L. Patricia Kite
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 1998

Dandelion Adventures (32 pp.; PLB $20.90; paper $6.95; Feb. 1; PLB 0-7613-0037-6; paper 0-7613-0377-4): A travel guide to the possible routes of seven dandelion seeds. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PINOCCHIO by Carlo Collodi
by Carlo Collodi, adapted by Elastico srl, illustrated by Lucia Conversi, translated by Lemmy Caution, developed by Elastico srl
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 17, 2011

"A fine introductory version, condensed to a highlights reel but lively enough to keep even younger audiences entertained. (iPad storybook app. 6-9)"
Unusually brisk special effects animate this relatively less satiric but equally amusing adaptation of the classic tale. Read full book review >

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FIND ME by Giulia Natale
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 28, 2013

"This cheery story will entertain young readers with pleasant rhymes, bright digital artwork and simple animated scenes. (Enhanced e-book. 4-7)"
Young fans of visual puzzles will enjoy this spot-the-difference enhanced e-book. Read full book review >