Search Results: "Ice-T"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 19, 2011

"A boldly opinionated, bracingly street-tough memoir."
Once-controversial rapper turned actor's no-nonsense overview of his life. Read full book review >

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THE ICE OPINION by Ice-T
NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 1994

"You deal from a 150,000 first printing to even make 'em hear you."
Los Angelino rap musician Ice-T unbuttons his shirt about ghetto life and the storm that hit when his song ``Cop Killer'' seemingly fueled a weak-minded kid to murder a cop. Read full book review >

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T by Mitchell J. Rycus
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 23, 2013

"A fascinating tale of how chance interconnects the lives of a handful of strangers."
In Rycus' (The Soil Is Dead, 2012, etc.) novel, a dying man receives an unexpected gift while vacationing in Bali. Read full book review >

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KINGS OF VICE by Ice-T
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"The snipers, flash grenades and car chases suggest Ice-T is readying a screen treatment."
Ice-T, rapper and one of the stars of Law and Order: SVU, tries his hand at crime fiction, with the help of co-writer Radcliff. Read full book review >

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MIRROR IMAGE by Ice-T
Released: May 7, 2013

"A noir for fans of Ice-T, with lots of excremental swearing and raunchy epithets."
Working with a new co-author, rapper, reality TV star and Law & Order: SVU actor Ice-T has produced his second gangster thriller (Kings of Vice, 2011). Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"Readers will regard their refrigerators and freezers in a whole new, respectful light. (websites, list of films, source notes, bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 9-12)"
A coolly fascinating, nostalgic glimpse into life as it was over a century ago. Read full book review >

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ICE  by Arthur  Geisert
ANIMALS
Released: April 20, 2011

"Geisert's meticulous illustrations won't amuse everyone, but they certainly conjure a fully realized piggy world—an island at home with itself, floating way out there in the ocean. (Picture book. 4-10)"
A heat wave compels an industrious community of island piggies to build a giant ship, complete with masts and rigging, and voyage to retrieve an Arctic iceberg and cool off. Read full book review >

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T. VEG by Smriti Prasadam-Halls
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 2, 2017

"'Because they know it's true… / The best thing in the world is being happy being you!' (Picture book. 4-8)"
Reg loves to munch the veg—unfortunately he's a T. Rex. Read full book review >

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T ZERO by Italo Calvino
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 10, 1969

"But in science fiction he's a sophisticated novelty."
More Cosmicomics (1968) with the same concerns and conceits. Read full book review >

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ICE by Sarah Beth Durst
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 6, 2009

"Fans of fairy-tale retellings are the natural audience for this story. (Fantasy. YA)"
This slipstream novel unites tropes of fantasy, science fiction and adventure by including nods to Asbjørnsen/Moe and Perrault tales and scientific research and plunging a courageous but reckless teen heroine into the Arctic wilderness. Read full book review >

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ICE by Vladimir Sorokin
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Jan. 1, 2007

"A page-turner with provocative implications."
Russian postmodernist Sorokin's English-language debut combines imaginative audacity and stylistic virtuosity in a work that defies categorization. Read full book review >

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ICE by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 1995

"The most believable people in this book are the ordinary souls—Gram with her homely ways, new friend Thad, with his boy-next-door wholesomeness, and Chrissa, whom readers will come to admire as she takes control of her life. (Fiction. 10-14)"
When she was ten, Chrissa's father disappeared. Read full book review >