Search Results: "Romy Wyllie"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Oct. 26, 2012

"This cleareyed, intelligent memoir is an invaluable resource for anyone whose life is affected by a developmental disability.
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Wyllie (Bertram Goodhue, 2007, etc.) moves away from architectural histories to document the life of her son, Andrew, who persevered and thrived despite Down syndrome. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GHOST TRAIN by Stephen Wyllie
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1992

"A curiosity, guaranteed to grab attention. (Picture book. 5-9)"
A slight, trite tale about a trio of spooks—``Headless Hector, the Gray Lady, and I, the Silver Skeleton''—provides a vehicle for some intriguingly effective holograms. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE RED DRAGON by Stephen Wyllie
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 1993

"Even without the clever paper engineering, Allen's brash caricatures and bright colors make this an entertaining offering. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A fairly sturdy, unusually well-designed ``3-D Picture Book with Press-Out Disguises,'' with a somewhat predictable story that's still of markedly better quality than most pop-ups. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ALL THE RAGE by Courtney Summers
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 14, 2015

"Unflinching and powerful. (Fiction. 14-18)"
In a small town, one girl is raped, and another girl disappears. Read full book review >