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April 1, 2014

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published April 1, 2014. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in April 2014.

Book Review

Vittoria Colonna

by Peter Dabbene

The raw honesty and power of sixteenth century poet shines through in Zwicky’s translations. Jan Zwicky presents her translations of ten sonnets from Vittoria Colonna’s Rime Spirituali, accompanied by stunning photographs by Robert... Read More

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Summoning the Phoenix

by Aimee Jodoin

Traditional Chinese musical instruments take center stage in this encyclopedia that uses accessible poetry and magnificent artwork to educate and entertain. The children in these brilliantly detailed illustrations play mostly unfamiliar... Read More

Book Review

The Most Magnificent Thing

by Aimee Jodoin

The most magnificent invention in the world can only take shape with balanced doses of creativity, hard work, and patience. With the help of her canine assistant, this daring perfectionist sets to work, tinkering and fiddling, measuring... Read More

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I Carry Your Heart with Me

by Aimee Jodoin

A mother shows her daughter the world, from season to season, from night into day, in the sweet, collage artwork that accompanies the poem “[i carry your heart with me(i carry it in],” by E. E. Cummings. Mellow colors and images... Read More

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Tupelo Honey Cafe

by Matt Sutherland

Certain regions do comfort food better than others. Just ask fans of home cooking from Mexico, Italy, and the American South—Rib Eye Steak and Mushroom Pot Pie with Sweet Potato Biscuit Crust. That’s what we’re talking about! An... Read More

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