Search Results: "Sue Fliess"


BOOK REVIEW

SHOES FOR ME! by Sue Fliess
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2011

"A winning choice for today's ever-younger fashionistas. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Few things in a preschooler's life are more exciting than getting a new pair of shoes. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CALLING ALL CARS by Sue Fliess
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"All in all, it's an infinite loop of automotive joys interwoven with a rather charming narrative. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Automobiles galore in this ode to the particular set of pleasures and miseries that occur in a world full of cars. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RACE! by Sue Fliess
by Sue Fliess, illustrated by Edwardian Taylor
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 4, 2017

"Energetic automotive fun. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Wacky racers zoom through an unconventional course. Who will win? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A FAIRY FRIEND by Sue Fliess
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 10, 2016

"Enchanting stuff for lovers of fairies. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A little girl and her dog follow a series of recommended procedures from a book about fairies in order to find a fairy companion for the girl. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A GLUTEN-FREE BIRTHDAY FOR ME! by Sue Fliess
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2013

"Somewhat useful if not particularly artful. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Simple rhymes, pictures and idea combine in this story that's nevertheless a little too heavy on the instructional side. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ALLIGATOR SUE by Sharon Arms Doucet
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 6, 2003

"Laissez les bon temps roulez. (Picture book. 5-8)"
While Tarzan seems to have been relegated to the back shelf in recent years, here's an updated female version with a distinctly Cajun flavor. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MARSUPIAL SUE by John Lithgow
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2001

"The oversized format, double-page spreads, and professional, witty CD make this a natural for reading aloud (and singing along) with a group. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Marsupial Sue must learn that lesson that so many picture-book heroes and heroines have learned before: just be yourself and follow your own "marsupial star," whatever that felicitous phrase might mean. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HARRY SUE by Sue Stauffacher
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 28, 2005

"Joint Jive Glossary' included. (Fiction. 8-12)"
With no communication from her incarcerated mother for six years, Harry Sue mistakenly believes that the only way to find her mother is to enter "the joint" herself. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2004

"Whether the federal courts will indeed hear their cases remains to be seen, though the authors do point to case law that may help such arguments along. As to damages for suicide bombings and bus-stop stabbings, well, that's another question."
When intifada and suicide bombings don't get the desired results, call an attorney. Read full book review >