Sunday, November 3, 2013
Various and Sundry
THE BLUE BOOK OF FAIRY TALES illustrated by Gordon Laite. Golden Books, 2013.
Originally published in 1987, this book features three familiar tales: Rapunzel, Beauty and the Beast, and Toads and Diamonds.
WHERE IS CATKIN? by Janet Lord with illustrations by Julie Paschkis. Peachtree, 2013.
Originally published in 2010, this is the story of Catkin who seeks out animals he cannot see but only hear.
LEO GEO AND THE COSMIC CRISIS/MATT DATA AND THE COSMIC CRISIS by Jon Chad. Roaring Brook, 2013.
When last we saw Leo Geo, he was working in his lab. As the story opens, he gets word that a comet is on its way to the space station where his brother, Matt Data, is working. At the space station, Matt Data learns that Leo's computer will turn on him while he is in space. This remarkable book can be read from front to middle and then flipped to read the story from the other perspective.