Search Results: "Kochka"


BOOK REVIEW

THE BOY WHO ATE STARS by Kochka
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2006

"While flawed, or possibly somewhat lost in translation (it was first published in France in 2002), this lyrical examination of autism—and friendship—is certainly heartfelt. (Fiction. 9-14)"
When 12-year-old Lucy meets Matthew, the autistic four-year-old boy who lives upstairs, she's immediately fascinated. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE WONDERFUL ADVENTURES OF NILS by Selma Lagerlöf
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2017

"An artistic showcase that also serves as a teaser for a once-popular, and not entirely dated, children's classic. (map) (Fiction. 7-9)"
Intricate cut-paper overlays highlight the art that accompanies this abbreviated version of the travels of a peripatetic young Swede. Read full book review >