Stone Soup Magazine: July/August 2019


Stone Soup Magazine: July/August 2019 (Volume 47, Issue 7)

The Review issue: 8 book reviews, 1 movie review, and 8 poetry reviews with reprints of the original poems by kind permission of the publishers. Plus, a glorious wrap-around cover by Li Lingfei: “Tree Library”.



6. Frankenstein Reviewed by Calci Wolfe

8. A Little Princess. Reviewed by Ava Horton

10. A Little Princess. Reviewed by Vandana Ravi

12. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. Reviewed by Claire Rinterknecht

15. From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. Reviewed by Nina Vigil

16. Boy: Tales of Childhood. Reviewed by Marilena Korahais

18. Number the Stars. Reviewed by Maya Viswanathan

20. The Book Thief. Reviewed by Ananda Bhaduri


23. When Marnie Was There. Reviewed by Abhi Sukhdial


26. “Hope” is the thing with feathers. Reviewed by Kate Choi

29. The Road Not Taken. Reviewed by Alicia Xin

31. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening. Reviewed by Tatiana Rebecca Shrayer

34. Nothing Gold Can Stay. Reviewed by Maya Wolfford

36. This is Just to Say. Reviewed by Twyla Coburn

39. Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird. Reviewed by Sabrina Guo

43. One Art. Reviewed by Kate Choi


Cover: Tree Library by Li Lingfei

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