Search Results: "Rosie Reeve"


BOOK REVIEW

TRAINING TALLULAH by Rosie Reeve
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 21, 2014

"This may satisfy absurdist kitty fans but leave others scratching their heads. (Picture book. 3-7)"
If a human can be very good at understanding Cat, how about the other way round? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ROSIE by James Robert Parish
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 14, 1997

"A few steps up from supermarket tabloid, but with no juicy gossip; and for those following Rosie coverage in the media or at her Web sites, there's not much news here."
A prolific biographer of Hollywood's famous and forgotten, Parish (Liza! Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DELILAH D. AT THE LIBRARY by Jeanne Willis
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 19, 2007

"While her antics may be amusingly familiar for parents and librarians, it's less clear how much kids will enjoy the arch humor. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Delilah D., a precocious preschooler, insists that she's the queen of a distant country. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHRISTOPHER REEVE by Megan Howard
Released: May 11, 1999

"Utilitarian and coherent. (index) (Biography. 11-13)"
Distilled from published or televised sources, this biography of Reeve from troubled childhood to triumphant re-emergence into public life focuses more on what he's done than who he is. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY FRIEND FRED by Hiawyn Oram
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2012

"It's a doggone shame that didacticism mars the depiction of a young owner's relationship with her beloved pup. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A young girl shares a special bond with Fred, her family's pooch. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BELLA GETS HER SKATES ON by Ian Whybrow
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 1, 2007

"Reluctant readers will take heart in Bella's ultimate triumph. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Despite the regrettably trendy-sounding title, Whybrow's latest release is a sweetly wholesome tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ROSIE & CRAYON by Deborah Marcero
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2017

"A good addition to the loss-of-a-pet bookshelf. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Rosie's world turns gray when her dog passes away, but friendship and color bloom again when she helps reunite another child with a lost cat. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ROSIE & REX by Bob Boyle
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 25, 2014

"In the end, this is a simple friendship story with pictures that will likely grab attention but won't stand up well to multiple readings. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Two very different friends have a bit of trouble deciding what to do together in this simple story about finding common ground. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BALLERINA ROSIE by Sarah Ferguson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 28, 2012

"With so many wonderful ballet stories available, this is one to skip. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A little girl with red curls loves to dance—until she starts ballet school. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RUGBY & ROSIE by Nan Parson Rossiter
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 1997

"A resonant debut. (Picture book. 5-9)"
Rossiter's first book is a moving and informative account of a family and the puppy they raise for a year, until she is old enough to train to become a guide dog. Read full book review >