Search Results: "Prudence Breitrose"


BOOK REVIEW

MOUSENET by Prudence Breitrose
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 8, 2011

"Genuine goodwill, humor and impressive believability will have readers longing for mice as friends—not to mention political allies. (Animal fantasy. 8-12)"
What if computer mice meant something more exciting than tech accessories—something that could change the world? Read full book review >

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MOUSEMOBILE by Prudence Breitrose
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"Closing the book, readers may wonder: Will these mice return, and can they really stop climate change? They will hope so. (Animal fantasy. 8-12)"
In this charming sequel to Mousenet (2011), mice who use tiny Thumbtop computers need some rescuing by the very few humans who know that mice have evolved. Read full book review >

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LASTBORN by Prudence Brown Lev
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 16, 2014

"Watership Down with dinosaurs; at its best when it sticks to the prehistoric record."
In Lev's debut novel, she turns the modern taste for the post-apocalyptic and takes it back to a real apocalypse: the Fifth Extinction, the comet that wiped out the dinosaurs and nearly all life on Earth. Read full book review >

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NOTHING CAN POSSIBLY GO WRONG by Prudence Shen
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 7, 2013

"Smart and funny; don't miss this one. (Graphic fiction. 13 & up)"
An unlikely assemblage of robot-builders and cheerleaders rally together for a common cause. Read full book review >

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THE HAPPINESS OF KATI by Jane Vejjajiva
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2006

"The child's decision, as she works her way through this tangle of vivid human emotion, forms the heart and climax of the tale. (Fiction. 9-12)"
A first novel, translated from Thai by its author, beautifully evokes the rich and flower-filled landscape of Thailand, while it explores the deepest of themes: love, loss, family and death. Read full book review >

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Dear Prudence by Prudence Farrow Bruns
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 26, 2015

"A moving, spiritual account of a search for meaning through meditation.
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A woman depicted in one of the Beatles' most famous songs tells her story. Read full book review >