Search Results: "Lindsey Craig"


BOOK REVIEW

LINDSEY LOST by Suzanne Marie Phillips
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 13, 2012

"Readers looking for a twisty, satisfying mystery should look elsewhere. (Mystery. 12-15)"
Life, death and suspicion in the pressure cooker of high-stakes teen athletics. Read full book review >

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IN OUR TREE by Lindsey Craig
Released: Aug. 1, 2016

"A clever tale full of vibrant rain forest creatures that toddlers should certainly enjoy."
A little girl finds brightly colored animals playing in a jungle tree in this peek-through-the-hole board book. Read full book review >

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DANCING FEET! by Lindsey Craig
ANIMALS
Released: May 11, 2010

"Fantastic fun with nearly limitless possibilities—terrific for group sharing. (Picture book. 1-5)"
Craig's children's-book debut is a riotous, rhythmic romp that gives children the chance to make guesses, experiment with sound and movement and play with language. Read full book review >

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Oh So Quiet! by Lindsey Craig
Released: Aug. 1, 2016

"A charmingly clever ode to backyard camping and the fun of spending time in nature, with a good bit of humor rolled into its colorful illustrations."
Two scared campers encounter a frightening creature in Craig's (Farmyard Beat, 2012, etc.) picture book with illustrations from Dunkley(Twenty Poems for Boys, 2016, etc.).Read full book review >

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FARMYARD BEAT by Lindsey Craig
ANIMALS
Released: June 14, 2011

"It won't take but one or two readings before kids join right in with the syncopated fun. (Picture book. 3-6)"
When the sun goes down, the farmyard animals are supposed to go to sleep. But wait: "Chicks can't sleep. Chicks can't sleep. / Chicks can't sleep / 'cause they got the beat!" Read full book review >

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RIDING WITH MISS LINDSEY by Jim Alexander
NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 2006

"A touching read for anyone, but especially poignant for parents raising children with similar conditions."
A father remembers a special daughter. Read full book review >

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Try! Try! Try! by Lindsey Craig
Released: Aug. 1, 2016

"A lively and clever volume about the importance of tackling new activities; perfect for toddlers who are ready for a little plot with their pictures and for children who can proudly read aloud to a younger sibling."
An energetic boy tells his animal friends that they already know how to dance in this board book for very young readers by Craig (In Our Tree, 2016, etc.).Read full book review >

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THE LAST DAY OF EMILY LINDSEY by Nic Joseph
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 3, 2017

"Joseph (Boy, 9, Missing, 2016) employs a lot of twists to get to her denouement, watering down some of its impact, and while the story requires some suspension of disbelief, Joseph's prose is smooth enough to keep the pages turning."
Lots of blood but no body kicks off a thriller in which nothing is what it seems. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SUN AND MOON by Lindsey Yankey
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2015

"A lovely tale to share, day or night. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Luminous, intricate illustrations light up this tale of a lonely Moon, who yearns to trade places with the wise Sun. Read full book review >

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THE THIRD NERO by Lindsey Davis
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 11, 2017

"The Roman sleuth's fifth case rambles in its opening chapters, running mostly on the charm of its heroine, until the plot settles into a murder probe."
While tending her injured husband, tireless Roman "informer" Flavia Albia (The Graveyard of the Hesperides, 2016, etc.) comes to the emperor's aid in exposing a pretender to the throne. Or is he? Read full book review >

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THE LOST DAUGHTER COLLECTIVE by Lindsey Drager
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 7, 2017

"A fleet and eerie novel, like the last strand of dream before waking."
Drager's (The Sorrow Proper, 2015) spare, ethereal second novel is equal parts dark fairy tale, philosophical exploration of time and schema, and academic satire. Read full book review >