Search Results: "Stéphanie Bertault"


BOOK REVIEW

LULU IN AUSTRALIA by Vanessa Pol
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 15, 2011

"The animation and text/audio connections need work, but the colorful illustrations, appealing cast and a light load of basic information will draw armchair travelers. (iPad informational app. 6-8)"
A young tourist and her cat go walkabout (well, in a minibus) Down Under. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CELIA by Christelle Vallat
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2014

"Imaginative? Yes. Metaphoric? Yes. Broadly appealing? Probably not, but readers who do respond will probably think it's too bad there aren't any real Celias in the world. (Picture book. 4-6)"
Celia is a listener. Every Sunday, people line up to tell the old woman their problems, and in exchange for her kind service, they each give her a seed. However, this is no gardening tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

COUNT THE SHEEP TO SLEEP by Philippa Rae
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2012

"Check out these soporific sheep. (Picture book. 3-6)"
When a little girl has trouble falling asleep, she tries the age-old remedy of counting sheep in this wild and woolly bedtime countdown. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GRANDFATHER AND THE MOON by Stéphanie Lapointe
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 16, 2017

"An undeniable if imperfect gem. (Graphic novel. 10-13)"
"It's so easy not to notice a man of few words." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 9, 2009

"Skip this and go straight to the sources."
A frenetic look at the controversial friendship between a literary and a political giant. Read full book review >