Search Results: "Nana Demenkova"


BOOK REVIEW

WATERCOLOR TALE by Ru  Osika
by Ru Osika, illustrated by Nana Demenkova, developed by Zhe
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 10, 2012

"Natural history concerns aside (Tangerines? In a pine forest?), a visually appealing story with an easy-to-grasp emotional base and uncomplicated interactive effects. (iPad storybook app. 3-5)"
A young fox undertakes a (mildly) scary journey to help an unusual friend in this simple, if wordy, original tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LEVERAGE by Claire Nana
Released: April 17, 2015

"A useful, well-researched addition to the self-help genre."
A self-help work that unexpectedly suggests that readers examine their adverse experiences in-depth, instead of getting over them quickly. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SOCK THIEF by Ana Crespo
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2015

"Idyllic, and if anywhere needs an idyll, a Brazilian favela is a fine candidate.(Picture book. 4-8)"
Young Felipe may be relatively poor, but he's rich in imagination when it comes to entertainment. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 27, 1999

"Whither, indeed! ($125,000 ad/promo; author tour; radio satellite tour)"
Super trend spotter and premier historian of future events Naisbitt (Megatrends, 1982, etc.) and his co-authors (his daughter and artist Philips) examine trends in nascent technology and find much portentous material. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 1998

"This is likely to prove of special help to black women working to come to terms with serious depression."
``I have,'' Danquah notes early in this straightforward, moving memoir, ``been addicted to despair.'' For much of her life she has veered between bouts of mild depression and periods of extreme depression. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

POWDER NECKLACE by Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2010

"Interesting vignettes, but this novel never feels whole. Though billed as women's fiction, the book will be of more interest to younger readers."
A teenage girl spends short stints in London, Ghana and the United States with various family members. Read full book review >