Search Results: "Kjersti Board"


BOOK REVIEW

BRIDGET AND THE MOOSE BROTHERS by Pija Lindenbaum
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 6, 2004

"Fans of her previous encounters with sheep and wolves will be pleased to see her deal with this uproarious new challenge. (Picture book. 6-8)"
A trio of rowdy moose gives an only child a taste of what living with sibs might be like in this droll import. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BY GEEZERS AND GALOSHES! by Lena Arro
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 18, 2001

"A fine blend of fantasy and tongue-in-cheek enterprise, with engaging characters, a mellow mood for all the adventure (this book could serve as a lullaby), and steady pacing, all knit together with Kruusval's excellent detailed illustrations. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Handsome, evocative pen-and-wash artwork transports this merry adventure tale to impressive heights. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE LITTLE JESTER by Helena Olofsson
adapted by Helena Olofsson, illustrated by Helena Olofsson, translated by Kjersti Board
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 5, 2002

"Perhaps this version, with its emphasis more on generosity than adoration will appeal to a wider audience. (Picture book/folktale. 5-7)"
The author retells a French legend of the juggler who performs his tricks for the Madonna. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ANGELS OF ANGUISH by Sherri L. Board
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 1999

"(First printing of 50,000)"
When her seven-year-old godson Raphael's body is found on the beach at Corona del Mar, probation officer Katlin LaMar has to face the possibility that he was killed by one of his brother Juan's gangbangers—the same young men Katlin is supposed to be helping rehabilitate in this first of a new series. Read full book review >