Search Results: "Mónica Armiño"


BOOK REVIEW

AT THE BOARDWALK by Kelly Ramsdell Fineman
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2012

"This sunny selection beckons. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A celebration of the senses on the sand and by the shore. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AXEL'S CHAIN REACTION by Laura Allison Pomenta Badolato
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 30, 2013

"A 'hands-on' tale with an appealing protagonist whose road to triumph is a realistically rocky one. (glossary) (iPad storybook app. 6-10)"
Repeated failures set up a young artist/tinkerer for success in a tale driven by its agenda but laden with extras. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE RED ROSIE by Eric A. Kimmel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 4, 2016

"An attractive, different take on a holiday tale. (Picture book. 3-7)"
As in the story of the little red hen, Little Red Rosie, a Jewish white girl, is baking bread, but she is baking festive challah. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

URKI, BEYOND THE FOREST by Mónica Coca
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 26, 2012

"Readers and gamers alike will be underwhelmed. (iPad fantasy app. 7-9)"
A small troll found in a basket goes in search of his parents in this rough-cut series opener. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

POINTS OF DEPARTURE by Mónica Lavín
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 15, 2001

"A fine collection."
A satisfying collection of 17 short stories by as many writers, all born in the 1950s and 1960s. Read full book review >