Search Results: "Pim Higginson"


BOOK REVIEW

CRUEL CITY by Mongo Beti
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 4, 2013

"'A strange destiny: to always suffer.' This book explores that truism from a singular, compelling perspective."
A persuasive, even gripping study of a spiteful, naïve character, from Cameroonian writer Beti (1932-2001). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOU'RE GETTING A BABY SISTER! by Sheila Sweeny Higginson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2012

"Nicely explores little ones' excited anticipation and justified reservations about the newest additions to their families. (Board book. 2-4)"
There's a lot to celebrate (and dread) when a baby sister arrives. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

POETRY
Released: Aug. 30, 1991

"The art here is so arresting that some readers may miss the poems' quieter message; those who do pause to savor their beauty will be well rewarded. (Poetry/Picture book. 4+)"
Season by season, a lovely collection of haiku from around the world, texts superimposed on glowing, impressionistic pastels in sunset colors. Read full book review >