Category: Picture Book Reviews

On Translation and The Little Prince 15

On Translation and The Little Prince

[Post updated 9-October-2012 with a reply from the Folio Society] Antoine de Saint-ExupĂ©ry wrote the brilliant novella, The Little Prince in 1943. Originally written in French, it’s become the most translated book from its...

Keep Our Secrets by Jordan Crane 0

Keep Our Secrets by Jordan Crane

The fifth book in the McMullens series published by McSweeney’s, Keep Our Secrets by Jordan Crane is an odd board book for children printed with heat-sensitive disappearing ink. Billed as the first board book...

The Juniper Tree: And Other Tales from Grimm 1

The Juniper Tree: And Other Tales from Grimm

The Juniper Tree: And Other Tales from Grimm – trans. Lore Segal & Randall Jarrell, and illus. Maurice Sendak. Pictured Edition: First edition, second printing (1974) from Farrar, Straus and Giroux (first published, 1973)...