Search Results: "iMagine Machine"


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IMAGINE by Frances Goldin
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: Feb. 1, 2014

"Le Blanc's cogent, well-informed essay sums up the book's main thrust: Only a politically aware, socially committed populace can effect important and lasting change."
Passionate essays imagining a socialist America. Read full book review >

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IMAGINE by Bart Vivian
by Bart Vivian, illustrated by Bart Vivian
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 16, 2013

"This didactic effort lacks imagination and originality. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Children are invited to dream big in this title that doesn't quite fly. Read full book review >

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IMAGINE by John Lennon
by John Lennon, illustrated by Jean Jullien
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 21, 2017

"An inviting, relevant, and timely message of tolerance, inclusiveness, unity, and peace. Just imagine. (foreword by Yoko Ono Lennon, afterword) (Picture book. 4-8)"
In this illustrated version of the lyrics of Lennon's 1971 song "Imagine," a pigeon carries its message far and wide. Read full book review >

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IMAGINE by Jonah Lehrer
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 20, 2012

"Lehrer writes with verve, creating an informative, readable book that sparkles with ideas."
Think you're not creative? Think again. The take-home message from this multifaceted inquiry is that creativity is hard-wired in the human brain and that we can enhance that quality in ourselves and in our society. Read full book review >

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IMAGINE by Norman Messenger
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2005

Here Messenger elaborates on the split-page, mix-and-match format of his Making Faces (1993) and Famous Faces (1995) with additional special effects, including fold-over flaps, a paper wheel and extravagantly detailed landscapes with hidden figures or impossible perspectives. Read full book review >

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WINCE - DON'T FEED THE WORRYBUG by Andi Green
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 6, 2012

"A valuable interactive lesson with memorable characters. (iPad storybook app. 4-6)"
This playful, multisensory installment in the WorryWoo Monster series teaches children to show their worries to the door. Read full book review >

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MACHINE by René Belletto
Released: Nov. 23, 1993

"And most readers, unless they've read Belletto's curious anti-thriller Eclipse (1990), will scarcely notice the muted ending."
What if an eminent psychiatrist—in order to get a closer look inside the mind of his showcase psychopathic patient—used a gizmo he'd cooked up at home to introject his own mind into the patient's body, while the patient, finding his own mind transferred to the psychiatrist's body, took off on a rampage? Read full book review >

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JUST IMAGINE by Pippa Goodhart
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"Quantity alone qualifies this as compulsive and repeated reading, but there's a delightfully mirthful creativity at work as well. Good fun for a broad range of ages. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Close your eyes and dream yourself into whatever you'd like to be! Read full book review >

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I IMAGINE by Bizzibrains
developed by Bizzibrains
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 31, 2014

"Thoughtful design features make this an inclusive story that will resonate with many young children. (Requires iOS 6 and above.) (iPad storybook app. 3-6)"
Children will enjoy becoming the stars of this customizable story, creating different versions for repeated readings. Read full book review >

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IMAGINE HARRY by Kate Klise
ANIMALS
Released: June 1, 2007

"Humorous acrylic illustrations chronicle Little Rabbit's escapades with and without his imaginary playmate as he makes the transition from life with Harry to life with real friends in this amiable homage to the invisible playmate. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Little Rabbit has an imaginary best friend named Harry, but what will Harry do when Little Rabbit goes to school? Read full book review >

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IMAGINE THAT! by Judy Sierra
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 12, 2017

"Buoyantly told, rich in insights into the creative process as well as the crafts of writing, illustrating, and storytelling. (book list) (Picture book/biography. 7-10)"
How a masterpiece was cooked up, with Green Eggs and Ham for dessert. Read full book review >