Search Results: "My Digital Photo Story"


BOOK REVIEW

MY MAGIC KITE by My Digital Photo Story
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 6, 2011

"Readers may not be so sanguine in the wake of this flashy but superficial tour. (iPad informational app. 6-9)"
Interactive features solidly trump art, writing and factual accuracy in this quick but far from slick aerial travelogue. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY STORY by Elizabeth Smart
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 7, 2013

"Smart hopes that sharing her story might help heal the scars of others, though the book is focused on what she suffered rather than how she recovered."
The inspirational and ultimately redemptive story of a teenage girl's descent into hell, framed as a parable of faith. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY STORY, MY DANCE by Lesa Cline-Ransome
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 27, 2015

"An ongoing success story for all readers and especially Ailey's worldwide legion of fans. (foreword by Battle, author's note, illustrator's note, bibliography, further reading, photographs) (Picture book/biography. 6-9)"
Only the third person to direct the esteemed and much-loved American dance company, Battle represents a strong line that celebrates African-American music, faith, and dance. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GO FIND MY STORY by Sandy Landry
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 26, 2013

"An often engaging portrayal of a remarkable African-American woman."
Landry (Alive with Passion and Purpose, 2009) and Boye (Prophetic Intern, 2013) tell the true story of Effie Jones, prophetess and evangelist. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY OLYMPIC STORY by Jeff Farrell
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

"Entertaining recollections of a successful swimming career."
A debut memoir of a swimmer who recovered from surgery to compete in the 1960 Olympics. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

STORY OF MY PEOPLE by Edoardo Nesi
Released: May 7, 2013

"A tour de force that spares no one."
Novelist and translator Nesi's lament for the passing of the way of life that helped Italy recover from the legacy of fascism, now available in English. The book won the 2011 Strega Prize, the most prestigious literary award in Italy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

My Ladybird Story by Magus  Tor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 3, 2015

"An inspiring, empowering chronicle of self-discovery and fearless pride sure to entertain and inform both cisgender and transgender readers."
Pseudonymous Singapore-based author Tor (High Noon, 2015, etc.) charts the coming-of-age of a resilient teenager confronting issues of gender. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY CHRISTMAS STORY by June Pascal
Released: Dec. 4, 2012

"A quick, lighthearted read about the trials of unrequited love and platonic friendship."
In this short debutmemoir spanning just one year, Pascal depicts the progress of a romantic relationship. Read full book review >