Search Results: "W.H. Auden"


BOOK REVIEW

LECTURES ON SHAKESPEARE by W.H. Auden
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 2001

"Overcoming the temptation to create his own Shakespeare, Auden penetrates to the very core of Shakespeare's originality, expressing himself in crystalline analytical prose."
Lectures on Shakespeare delivered by British poet and critic Auden in 1946 at the New School for Social Research in New York, carefully reconstructed by Kirsch from students' notes. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GLOW by W.H. Beck
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"This eye-catching introduction to a science mystery will surely make its audience want to know more. (bibliography) (Informational picture book. 6-9)"
The phenomenon of bioluminescence is explored with photographs of animals that make their own light and discussion of some possible purposes for this interesting adaptation. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SCIELL by Auden D. Johnson
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: March 11, 2014

"A middling but occasionally intriguing dark fantasy."
Johnson, inher debut, offers the first installment of a new horror-fantasy series. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MALCOLM UNDER THE STARS by W.H. Beck
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 4, 2015

"Welcome back, Malcolm. (Animal fantasy. 9-12)"
The critters of the Midnight Academy must find a way to save McKenna Elementary School from destruction. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MALCOLM AT MIDNIGHT by W.H. Beck
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 4, 2012

"A rip-roaring tale; even rodent haters will have to like Malcolm. (Animal fantasy. 8-12)"
Malcolm is a small rat who is often mistaken for a mouse, which is both a blessing and a curse. Read full book review >