- The Diary of a Killer Cat
Cox's animated line drawings comically capture the humans' horrified reactions to Tuffy's antics and the pet's alternately smug and put-upon expressions.
- Children's Books for Spring: A - F
ABINGDON Pennies from Heaven ($14) by Molly Schaar Idle aims to teach the value of spirituality and faith. (4-8)PaperbackAbingdon's Books of the Bible Games
- Springing Forward: Reference
.; $27.95, paper $12.95) by Ted Kooser and Steve Cox offers tips for neophytes.
- Winter Chills Movie Tie-ins
Based on the book by Alan Moore and David Lloyd (Vertigo, 1990; mass market)Novelization by Steve Moore (Pocket Star, Feb. 1; 125,000 mass market) The Wachowski brothers (the Matrix trilogy) adapt the graphic novel by Alan Moore and David Lloyd.
- Illustrated Gift Books
ABBEVILLE PRESSItalian Frescoes: The Time of Giotto, 1280—1400 (Sept., $135) by Joachim Poeschke, photos by Antonio Quattrone and Gigo Roli, documents 22 fresco cycles by such artists as Cimabue, Pietro Ca
- On Sale Winter '06
One million first printing.The House by Danielle Steel (Delacorte, $27). 800,000 first printing.The Rebels of Ireland: The Dublin Saga by Edward Rutherfurd (Doubleday, $27.95). 200,000 first printing.A Secret Splendor by Sandra Brown (Harlequin/Mira, $19.95). 100,000 fir
- Children's Books for Fall: J - R
Instead of eating Bubbe Isabella's cake, visiting animals prefer to eat her sukkah decorations. (3-8)The Story of Ruth ($16.95, paper $6.95) by Maxine Rose Schur, illus. by Gwen Connelly, presents this biblical tale. (5-9) KIDS CAN PRESS <p id="id
- And the Nominees Are...
Shaara Ballantine BooksThe God Particle Richard Cox Del Rey Books/BallantineThe Rivers of War Eric Flint Del Rey Books/BallantineG-Spot Noire One
- Spring 2006 Sneak Previews: Abrams to Peachtree
FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUXFSG mixes it up in the laboratory with Inventor McGregor by Kathleen Pelley, illus. by Michael Chesworth, about one man's source of inspiration; The Diary of a Killer Cat by Anne Fine, illus. by Steve Cox, in which Tuf
- Spring 2006 Sneak Previews
FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX FSG mixes it up in the laboratory with Inventor McGregor by Kathleen Pelley, illus. by Michael Chesworth, about one man's source of inspiration; The Diary of a Killer Cat by Anne Fine, illus. by Steve Cox, in
- PW's Guide to BEA Exhibitors: E - I
Eaglemont Press Distributed by National Book Network.
- PW's Guide to BEA Exhibitors: N
Winning the War Against Childhood Obesity by Susan Okie; Climate Crash by John Cox; The Language of Life: How Cells Communicate in Health and Disease by Debra Niehof; Conflict in the Cosmos: Fred Hoyle's Life in Science by Simon Mitton; Memory: The Key to Consciousness by Richard T
- PW's Guide to BEA Exhibitors: J - R
JAAM Booth: 559.
- THE GOD PARTICLE
As McNair closes in on his goal, an executive named Steve Keeley is nearly killed in Zurich after visiting a prostitute and being thrown from a window by an overzealous bouncer.
- Children's Books for Spring: A - E
A mother learns to drive as her anxious children ride in the back seat. (10-18) Paperback Reissue The Adventures of High John the Co