Published December 26, 2007
by Bloomsbury USA Children"s Books .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||32|
"As readers might expect, Sara Pinto's new picture book Apples and Oranges: Going Bananas with Pairs (Bloomsbury, Jan.), focuses on fun word and object associations. Editor at large Victoria Wells Arms spoke with Bookshelf about how the book landed its clever title/5(7). It asks the reader how two things are alike (apples and oranges), but doesn't give an obvious answer (they're fruit). When you turn the page, you find that they both don't wear glasses. My 5-year-old didn't really get the joke until halfway through the book and then, rather I /5. In Apples and Oranges, Marie Brenner has delivered a majestic little book. She deepens a tragicomic story into a meditation on family and fate. In Brenner’s sympathetic portrait, Carl becomes a nuanced conservative character. ‘Sometimes you do not get to understand everything,’ she concludes/5(23). Clausen's memoir, "Apples & Oranges," shines a brilliant light into the s, 70s and after. While illuminating the author's life and her journey from living and loving women to living and loving the man she now shares her life with, she raises and addresses the questions: What does it mean to be gay?/5(5).
“Extraordinary Thanks to his sister's new book, 'Apples & Oranges,' Carl Brenner did not succeed in vanishing without a trace. Rather, his life, with all its startling twists and turns, and his singular, sometimes maddening personality are magically conjured for us in these pages, as Ms. Brenner uses the prism of her love and grief for her brother--and her bewilderment too--to . Deeply felt, gorgeously written, Apples andOranges is a testament to the powers and perils of desire. It is also the story of one woman's mourning for the community that cast her out and a dazzling examination of the ways in which we all search for identity/5. A classic of reportage, Oranges was first conceived as a short magazine article about oranges and orange juice, but the author kept encountering so much irresistible information that he eventually found that he had in fact written a book. It contains sketches of orange growers, orange botanists, orange pickers, orange packers, early settlers on Florida's Indian River, the first orange /5(78). Celemi Apples & Oranges™ is Celemi’s best selling solution, and probably the best selling business simulation in the world. Participants get an overview of how their whole organization functions, and can relate their daily actions and decisions to the company’s profit and loss statement, balance sheet and cash flow statement.
A second study, written by Stamford Hospital 's surgeon -in-chief James Barone and published in the British Medical Journal, noted that the phrase apples and oranges was appearing with increasing frequency in the medical literature, with some notable articles comparing " Desflurane and propofol " and " Salmeterol and ipratropium " with "apples and oranges". Apples and Oranges is a story taken from the Bible and made new and alive. Its a story that begins with Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, Eves encounter with the evil serpent, and the eating of the forbidden fruit that would eventually cause Adam and Eves departure from Paradise. "Combining bracing critique and scrupulously pursued case studies, Apples and Oranges ranges from the history of studies of 'religion,' to the Spanish Civil War, to Beowulf, to Herodotus’ Scythians, and the Lakota Ghost Dance, and urges what Lincoln calls 'weak' comparison, fortified in his case by dazzling erudition and an unfailing ethical commitment. Thanks to his sister’s new book, “Apples & Oranges,” Carl Brenner did not succeed in vanishing without a trace. Rather, his life, with all .