Search Results: "Loris Lesynski"


BOOK REVIEW

CRAZY ABOUT SOCCER! by Loris Lesynski
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2012

"Together, art and verse adeptly capture the appeal of this popular sport. (Poetry. 6-10)"
Lesynski's rollicking collection celebrates the sport of soccer. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SLOW LORIS by Alexis Deacon
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2002

"Pair this with Lynn Munsinger's Score One for the Sloths (2001) and learn to take it easy. (Picture book. 4-8)"
"Slow Loris wasn't his real name but that was what everyone called him. A slow loris is just a type of animal. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SAFE & SOUND by Jean Roussen
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 16, 2017

"Warm and distinctive. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Colorful illustrations and simple verse describe means of protection for several different kinds of baby animals. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Corruption of Innocence by Lori St. John
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 10, 2013

"An effective exposé of the criminal justice system that casts convincing doubt on the guilt of a death row inmate."
An account of a woman's four-year fight to save a convicted murderer from execution. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE OXYGEN MURDER by Camille Minichino
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 3, 2006

"As her author masters the light touch, Gloria becomes ever more appealing. Now it's time for Minichino to upgrade her plotting, which has deep holes even Gloria can't charm away."
New York City has many problems. Trust a tourist to bump into the worst of them, a dead body in a relative's home. Read full book review >