Search Results: "Pilar Marrero"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 2, 2012

"An overly cautious, platitudinous entry in the immigration debate."
La Opinión senior political writer Marrero, an American citizen born in Venezuela, attempts to untangle the contemporary debate over illegal immigration. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY BEASTLY ABCS by Pilar Flynn
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 4, 2012

"Eminently amusing, it also offers not a little bit of history for the taking. (iPad alphabet/informational app. 4-8)"
An abecedary with an international cast of creatures who go bump in the night. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE APPRENTICE by Pilar Molina Llorente
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 18, 1993

"Still, it's a slim, fast-paced read—and a rare translation of Spanish fiction. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Originally published in Spain in 1989, a story that begins as an instructive look at apprenticeship in Renaissance Florence (no particular century or historical characters) and ends as a melodrama about a mysterious prisoner in a master painter's attic. Read full book review >