Search Results: "Noëlle Smit"


BOOK REVIEW

SNAIL’S BIRTHDAY WISH by Fiona Rempt
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 2, 2007

"Like Valeri Gorbachev's Big Little Elephant (2005), this celebration offers insight into the kind of friendship that adapts to diversity rather than rejecting it. (Picture book. 5-7)"
With saturated colors and figures in animated poses, Smit's illustrations seem to pop off the pages of this high-energy birthday tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I REALLY HAVE TO GO! by Fiona Rempt
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 2, 2010

"Look for winces of sympathy and steady streams of laughter from young readers. (iPad storybook app. 4-6)"
Bladder pressure drives a lad to desperate measures in this short but suspenseful import. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 1, 2008

"Smit's flat, textbook-like prose hardly matches her subject's vibrancy, but that's a relatively minor flaw in a fast-moving tale about the machinations behind contemporary pop culture's most enduring footwear."
In her impressive debut, business journalist Smit tears the laces off two beloved conglomerates. Read full book review >