Entries Tagged as 'Courage'

The Creepy Case Files of Margo Maloo

December 12th, 2016 · No Comments · Books

Review By KRISTIN WALD Putting an active spin on the Monster-In-The-Closet story, The Creepy Case Files of Margo Maloo, written and illustrated by Drew Weing, humanizes monsters and presents kids with challenging and irresistible adventures. Readers follow Charles, a reluctant transplant to Echo City, as he grumbles about his new home while discovering local secrets even longtime residents don’t […]

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Jane and the Dragon

December 22nd, 2013 · No Comments · Television

Review By JENNIFER KALI There once was a lady in waiting Let’s call her Jane. That girl wasn’t ordinary- No way for me a lady stuck in waiting I’d rather battle fire-breathing dragons I knew I could prove that a girl could be a Knight Though my friends all laughed at me but… I wouldn’t […]

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Delhi Safari (2012)

December 7th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Movies

Review By CAROLYN M. MULLIN India seems to be calling the Vegbooks team. VB Founder Jessica Almy just returned from a trip to this land of enchantment, and I discovered a great new title, Peaceable Forest: India’s Tale of Kindness to Animals, last month. AND this week, I was invited to the Los Angeles premiere […]

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The People Who Hugged the Trees

February 10th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Books

Review By ROBYN MOORE The People Who Hugged the Trees is a beautiful adapted tale from India about the importance of not only protecting the environment but also standing up for what you believe in. Amrita from a village in India, visits—and hugs—her favorite tree in the nearby forest each day. She is very wise; […]

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