I have worked for OPL for over 13 years, and love finding and sharing those rare gems among books. I also write reviews for School Library Journal, so you may see my reviews under the critics section from time to time.
"One seeks to change into their true self, the other seeks to surpass their mentor, through the weaves they both can achieve their dreams. Lemberg has created an impressive world within such a short page count. Through the alternating perspectives ..."
"Two generations find themselves estranged in one form or another from those around them. Both find comfort in fairytales and the knowledge that they have each other. Tiến lives in America with his mother and father who immigrated from Vietnam. He ..."
"Read has come up with a brilliantly simple concept, apply tension to a counting book. It starts with 1 famished fox and some chickens, and ends in a deliciously thrilling twist. Each page builds on the tension with very minimal text or images. Wit..."