Book Review: Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street by Michael Davis


Author: Michael Davis Title: Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street Publication Info: New York : Viking, 2009. ISBN: 9780670019960 Summary/Review: The title says “Complete History” but I’d adjust that to read “The Thorough Behind the Scenes History”  of Sesame Street.  In fact this book contains a lot of pre-history of Sesame Street.  It … Continue reading Book Review: Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street by Michael Davis

Book Review: Jim Henson: the Biography by Brian Jay Jones


Author: Brian Jay Jones Title: Jim Henson Narrator: Kirby Heyborne Publication Info: Random House Audio (2013) Summary/Review: Brian Jay Jones writes a straightforward account of the life and work of Jim Henson, creator of The Muppets, and one of the most beloved figures in entertainment in the second-half of the 20th century.  I won’t go … Continue reading Book Review: Jim Henson: the Biography by Brian Jay Jones