Search Results: "Sandra L. Kurtzig"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: May 20, 1991

"A smart and knowing first-person accounting of the risks, rewards, profit, and inevitable losses attendant to the entrepreneurial life."
A nicely realized business memoir that suggests there re no glass ceilings for enterprising women. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A RAINBOW ALL AROUND ME by Sandra L. Pinkney
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2001

"Though slightly garbled, the message is worthwhile. (Picture book. 3-7)"
All the colors of the rainbow come alive in the photographs of children celebrating the emotions that color can evoke. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

READ AND RISE by Sandra L. Pinkney
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 1, 2006

"An attractive introduction. (Picture book. 4-8)"
An inspiring poem by Maya Angelou and a full-page illustration of a golden sun against a buttery background introduce this slight but bright effort, co-sponsored by the National Urban League, to empower African-American children and to promote literacy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I AM LATINO by Sandra L. Pinkney
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2007

"Slight but very engaging—who can resist photos of happy kids? (Picture book. 2-6)"
"Can you sense the beauty?" Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2000

"This bold, beautifully photographed book should be a first choice for most libraries and will be especially popular during Black History Month. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Pinkney thoughtfully addresses some sensitive issues in her first book, illustrated with color photographs of children, taken by her husband. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Rice & Rocks by Sandra L. Richards
Released: Aug. 23, 2016

"A beautiful, amusing tribute to family traditions."
In this illustrated children's book, a young boy learns to be proud of his family's Jamaican food traditions. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FROG TROUBLE by Sandra Boynton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 3, 2013

"This is children's music grown-ups won't mind hearing over and over, no trouble at all. (Songbook/CD. 3 & up)"
For listeners of all ages, Boynton and Michael Ford's latest CD/songbook combination presents 12 new songs in a country-western mode. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

OUR LITTLE DEER by Sandra Magsamen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 27, 2016

"A pleasant addition to the Christmas shelf. (Board book. 1-2) "
A little deer is loved. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DINOSAUR DANCE! by Sandra Boynton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 30, 2016

"This will have readers putting on their dancing shoes to do the 'cha cha cha' with their dino-babies. (Board book. 1-3)"
It's not the first time dinosaurs have been featured in a clever Boynton board book. It seems she—and we—can't get enough. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I LOVE HUGS AND KISSES by Sandra Magsamen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 30, 2016

"Cuddle up to share these hugs and kisses. (Board book. 1-3)"
This cheerful board book is a sugary paean to love. Read full book review >