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Monthly Archives: November 2013

Happy Thanksgiving!

Perseus Headquarters – Thanksgiving Celebration            

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Kirkus 2013 Best Books

Kirkus has selected The Enduring Ark from Tara Books (9789380340180) as one of its 2013 Best Books. Featured in the Kirkus print November 15 supplement and online beginning November 25. See the April 25, 2013 Daily Pretzel post featuring The Enduring Ark. … Continue reading

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Yosemite’s Songster: One Coyote’s Story from Yosemite Conservancy

“Two coyotes are separated by a rock slide while they are gathering food. The author uses this journey to take readers all over Yosemite and describes sights like El Capitan and Half Dome. The text, along with San Souci’s magnificent … Continue reading

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Library Journal – Best Books of 2013
Library Journal –  Best Books of 2013

HOW TO CREATE THE PERFECT WIFE: Britain’s Most Ineligible Bachelor and his Enlightened Quest to Train the Ideal Mate By Wendy Moore ISBN: 9780465065745 E-Book ISBN: 9780465065738 Library Journal will include the book in their Best Books of 2013 feature, … Continue reading

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Kirkus Review: The Secrets of Stonehenge from Frances Lincoln

Why was this amazing monument erected? How did our Stone-Age ancestors bring such massive stones to the site from so far away? How did they raise the enormous stones to their upright positions? What was Stonehenge used for, and who … Continue reading

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Jane, The Fox, And Me from Groundwood Books Awarded NYT Book Review Best Illustrated Book of 2013!

Congratulations to Groundwood Books on their fifth NYT Book Review Best Illustrated Award!  

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Fire and Forget
Fire and Forget

Co-editor Roy Scranton and contributor Jake Siegel will be on NPR’s “Fresh Air” on Veterans Day (11/11) PRAISE FOR FIRE AND FORGET: “Searing stories from the war zones of Afghanistan, Iraq, and the USA by warrior writers. Fire and Forget … Continue reading

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