Search Results: "Yasunari Kawabata"


BOOK REVIEW

FIRST SNOW ON FUJI by Yasunari Kawabata
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 1999

"Beautifully spare, moving, and involving work from one of the modern masters."
First Snow On Fuji ($24.00; Sept.; 224 pp.; 1-58243-022-5). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

999 TADPOLES by Ken Kimura
ANIMALS
Released: June 1, 2011

"This well-paced journey, with just enough tension to keep young listeners engaged, will be a solid storytime choice. (Picture book. 3-7) "
Having outgrown their pond, a frog family moves out, crossing a field where they meet a scary snake and then a hungry hawk that unwittingly flies them to a perfect home. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

999 FROGS WAKE UP by Ken Kimura
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2013

"Like its predecessor, this Japanese import is an excellent storytime choice. (Picture book. 3-7)"
The froglets who once were 999 Tadpoles (2011) wake from hibernation for an eventful spring. Read full book review >