Monthly Archives: March 2013
American picture book for kids. Published as part of the Balloonies! franchise, which included a TV show, an educational road-show, a series of hi-energy hit singles and a theme park.
Scare-mongering for financial gain, the authors of this ‘scientific time-bomb’ from 1979, persuaded many to believe that a ‘rogue planet’ would be coming ‘twixt this world we call our home’ and the sun within ten years
A delightful annual for inquisitive boys and girls, touching on all aspects of life – from the wonders of nature to the near-miracles of technological progress – with real insight and some depth.
Sentimental twaddle from a prolific publishing house: Slim volume/large print. Slim heroine/large lothario. Slim plotline/large helpings of breathless amour!
“Am I literally living in the past?”, “Can thoughts think?”, “Am I whoever you think I am, based on who I appeared to be when you last thought about me?”