Search Results: "Sönke Neitzel"


BOOK REVIEW

SOLDATEN by Sönke Neitzel
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 27, 2012

"Unique—and essential to any understanding of German mentalités in the Hitler era."
A trove of transcripts of bugged recordings providing specific, startling evidence that German soldiers in World War II were not just following orders. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE DRESS I'LL WEAR TO THE PARTY by Shirley Neitzel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 16, 1992

"Just the thing to introduce the costume box. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Like this team's delightful The Jacket I Wear in the Snow (1989): a childlike cumulative story about getting dressed—and then, in a surprise reversal, undressed. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I’M NOT FEELING WELL TODAY by Shirley Neitzel
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 30, 2001

"Once again, Parker's guileless, watercolor and colored-pencil illustrations keep pace with the gathering rhyme, fitting rebuses into the verse text so that young readers can join in. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Rhymes and rebuses see a young boy through his perhaps-not-so-sick-after-all day off from school tale from the two mistresses of this format. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHO WILL I BE? by Shirley Neitzel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2005

"Collaboration, then, comes to the rescue. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Neitzel's story jumps out of the starting block. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

OUR CLASS TOOK A TRIP TO THE ZOO by Shirley Neitzel
ADVENTURE
Released: April 1, 2002

"Still funny after all these years. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Neitzel continues her rebus stories (I'm Not Feeling Well Today, 2001, etc.), this time with a zoo setting of sorts. Read full book review >