Search Results: "Super Simple Learning"


BOOK REVIEW

TWINKLE, TWINKLE by Super Simple Learning
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 12, 2011

"Bedtime may never be the same. (iPad storybook app. 0-3)"
Parents of toddlers, meet your new best bedtime friend: a well-paced sleepytime story with just enough interaction to keep curious toddlers quiet and still. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

VIETNAM WAR SOLDIERS by Neil Super
BIOGRAPHY
Released: Nov. 1, 1993

"Another new entry in the African American Soldiers series, Kathryn Browne Pfeifer's Henry O. Flipper (ISBN: 0-8050-2351-8) covers the unhappy career of West Point's first black graduate. (Nonfiction. 10-12)"
African-Americans have fought in all this country's wars, and have always had to battle racism as well as the enemy; Super shows how Vietnam was a particularly bitter experience for them—made physically more dangerous by ingrained prejudice in the military, and rendered more of an inner trial by its aftermath and by the rising expectations fostered by the civil-rights movement. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHAT KIND OF FAMILY DO YOU HAVE? by Gretchen Super
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1991

"Glossary; index. (Nonfiction. 5-9)"
Upbeat, easily read portraits of six types of families— nuclear, extended, adoptive (not really a parallel category), single-parent, blended, and foster families—lightened with dialogue and illustrative incidents (e.g., Jose's adjustment to sharing his room with an uncle). Read full book review >