Search Results: "Luana Rinaldo"


BOOK REVIEW

WHO AM I? THIS IS MY TAIL by Luana Rinaldo
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2013

"While not much of a guessing game, little ones will enjoy the action of interactive elements. (Board book. 18 mos.-3)"
A rabbit, a fox, a horse, a monkey and a pig need help to find their proper tails. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RINALDO, THE SLY FOX by Ursel Scheffler
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 1992

"Fortunately for moralists, Gider's vivid watercolors take the sting out of Rinaldo's mischief; in these scenes, he seems a benign smirker who, though doing no one any good, is not really doing them any harm, either. (Fiction. 7-9)"
In the crime spree that is this easy chapter book's focus, the eponymous villain is part rogue, part gentleman-bandit, part duty- shirking Tom Sawyer. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE RETURN OF RINALDO, THE SLY FOX by Ursel Scheffler
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 1993

"Good light reading. (Young reader. 5-9)"
A crafty malefactor (Rinaldo, the Sly Fox, 1992) once again tricks his way through several funny chapters. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Moonburner by Claire Luana
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 14, 2016

"A promising start to a fantasy series that delivers a superb sense of fun and strong female characters who are both heroes and villains."
A debut secondary-world fantasy charts the story of two peoples at war across a backdrop of mysticism, celestial power, and forbidden love. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE STAR OF BELA LUA by Luana Monteiro
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2005

"Full of the smells and cadences of the old country, these are pleasant, whimsical tales with personality and a gentle-pedaling Christian message."
Seven tales from provincial Brazil make up Monteiro's quaint, sparkling debut. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

KNOWN TO EVIL by Walter Mosley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 23, 2010

"A rich collection of individual scenes and people as memorable as the tangled plot is forgettable."
An offer he can't refuse leads Leonid McGill (The Long Fall, 2009, etc.) on a grim tour that takes him from New York's executive suites to its lowest dives. Read full book review >