Search Results: "Sachin Nagar"


BOOK REVIEW

MOTHER TERESA by Lewis Helfand
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2013

"'Why did she want to help? Why could she not turn a blind eye to those in need?' A searching and reverent treatment. (bibliography, foldout poster) (Graphic biography. 11-14)"
Mother Teresa shines brightly both figuratively and literally in this graphic portrait of her life and mission. Read full book review >

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PHOTO BOOTH by Lewis Helfand
Released: June 21, 2011

"Ambitiously constructed but ultimately falling short. (Graphic fiction. 14 & up)"
An intriguing—though fussily intricate—premise is hampered by an unfortunately disjointed execution. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GANDHI by Jason Quinn
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 4, 2014

"Inspiring, of course…but also a well-told tale, rich alike in intimate moments and momentous historical events. (quotes, chronology, lists of books, films, websites) (Graphic novel. 11-15)"
A fictionalized graphic "memoir" conveys bright pictures of the Great Soul's character and achievements without falling into blind hero worship. Read full book review >

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ROMEO AND JULIET by William Shakespeare
Released: May 10, 2011

"There are certainly better adaptations out there. (Graphic classic. 12 & up)"
A bland, uninspired graphic adaptation of the Bard's renowned love story. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Lemon Spell by Sachin Kumar
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 2, 2015

"A tale of love and loss with ample atmosphere but underdeveloped characters."
After a tragedy rips her family apart, a woman seeks closure in a witch-filled village in this short novel. Read full book review >

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An Illustrated Guide to Mobile Technology by Sachin Date
Released: March 22, 2015

"A commendable exploration of the technology and ideas supporting our wireless world."
A comprehensive history of mobile technology. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

COBALT BLUE by Sachin Kundalkar
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 2, 2016

"This novel neatly establishes an emotionally complex situation and presents its characters with difficult decisions to quiet but devastating effect."
A lodger causes fissures in the relationship between a brother and sister when both find themselves drawn to him in this atmospheric novel. Read full book review >