Search Results: "Tanja Askani"


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A FRIEND LIKE YOU by Tanja Askani
ANIMALS
Released: Dec. 1, 2009

"Though the animals are undeniably endearing, the concept will confuse young children, who do not yet have the background to understand that most animals don't pair up in this friendly fashion—and shouldn't. (author's note) (Picture book. 2-5)"
This well-intended but ill-conceived look at disparate animal pairs features high-quality nature photographs of appealing creatures that are not normally found cavorting through verdant meadows in tandem. Read full book review >

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TWIN FLAMES by Tanja  Kobasic
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Oct. 15, 2014

"Sisterly drama combines with a generous dosing of the supernatural in this intricate adventure for fans of urban fantasy."
The second book in Kobasic's (Vanishing Twin, 2014, etc.) urban fantasy series about conjoined sisters. Read full book review >

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Vanishing Twin  by Tanja  Kobasic
Released: July 25, 2014

"An inventive love story full of curious twists and turns."
From author Kobasic (Angels in Stone, 2012) comes an urban fantasy about conjoined twins and their search for love. Read full book review >

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WINDS OF DALMATIA by Tanja Tuma
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 22, 2013

"The tumultuous history of the crisis-torn Balkans rendered in a gripping panoramic novel."
This sweeping historical fiction, the first in a projected trilogy, covers 10 centuries in the history of Dalmatia, in the former Yugoslavia. Read full book review >

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Wish by Leslie A. Susskind
Released: Nov. 17, 2015

"An approachable concept book for very early beginning readers with word pairs and illustrations sure to inspire grins—and maybe some wishes of their own."
A dandelion seed goes on a journey after being blown by a child's wish in this delightful, simply worded, brightly colored concept book by Susskind (So You Think You Babysit Monsters?. 2013, etc.) and illustrated by Tadić. Read full book review >