Search Results: "Liesel Moak Skorpen"


BOOK REVIEW

WE WERE TIRED OF LIVING IN A HOUSE by Liesel Moak Skorpen
Released: March 1, 1999

"The brilliant illustrations add a further beckoning note; if the wild looks this good, it's worth a try. (Picture book. 2-6)"
A 30-year-old text, previously illustrated by Doris Burn, loses nothing to age and is enlivened by the brisk contemporary palette Cepeda chooses. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NOW YOU LOVE ME by Liesel Litzenburger
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 27, 2007

"Deft, sensitive coming-of-age tale."
Ten interconnected stories about two kids growing up in suburban Michigan during the 1970s and coping with the erratic behavior of their unstable mother and her eccentric suitor. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE WIDOWER by Liesel Litzenburger
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 15, 2006

"A story told powerfully but confusingly in the present tense and with too many flashbacks."
Litzenburger's debut novel, set in rural Michigan, involves the sad doings of families interconnected by fate and beset with accidents and misfortune. Read full book review >