Search Results: "Internet Design Zone"


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WORLD WAR II INTERACTIVE  by Internet Design Zone
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Oct. 15, 2011

"A powerful capsule history of World War II, chilling and reflective in one breath."
A visually engaging and highly atmospheric overview of World War II, including the runup and the fallout. Read full book review >

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INTERIOR DESIGN by Philip Graham
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 3, 1996

"Unique, somber terrain, precisely charted by a writer in absolute control of his material."
Eight disturbing, elegant tales that plumb the obsessive powers of the imagination. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 1998

"Such a thorough summary of facts and opinions on a still-new medium will be useful to students doing research, and to educators looking to lay out the facts for nervous parents. (chronology, notes, glossary, bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 11-14)"
The latest entry in the Issues in Focus series covers the growth and development of the Internet, its history and potential future, and some of its uses, especially as it applies to children. Read full book review >

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ANIMAL INTERNET by Alexander Pschera
NON-FICTION
Released: April 12, 2016

"A truly thought-provoking book for animal lovers and technology enthusiasts alike."
In a "postdigital" era in which the Internet shapes much of our interaction with others, German media writer Pschera argues that animals can help us see the digital revolution in a new light—and situate ourselves within it more comfortably. Read full book review >

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DEADLY DESIGN by Debra Dockter
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 2, 2015

"This engaging blend of science fiction and survival may well pique many interests. (Thriller. 14-18)"
When perfectionist, genetically modified teens start dying, surely slacker Kyle can't be next. Read full book review >

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FINAL DESIGN by Noreen Gilpatrick
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 1993

"Still, Katie's a keeper, and the writing's fluid and easygoing."
Gilpatrick follows her chilling debut (The Piano Man, 1991) with a more conventional police tale featuring warmhearted Katie MacLean, of Seattle's neighboring Eastside Police Force (EPF), who has just been named D.I.C. (detective in charge) of a homicide investigation. Read full book review >

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ZONE ONE by Colson Whitehead
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 18, 2011

"The latest from a generation of literary novelists who are erasing the distinction between art and pulp."
The zombie genre provides unlikely inspiration for the author's creative renewal. Read full book review >

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SHADOW ZONE by Iris Johansen
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 1, 2010

"Light, sexy thriller peppered with enough science and mysticism to make any beach seem a little more exotic."
An undersea exploration reveals the mysteries of a lost Atlantis-type land and a possible superweapon in this second Hannah Bryson sub-centered thriller. Read full book review >

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BURN ZONE by James O. Born
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 14, 2008

"Comic-strip villains and a protagonist whose habits have ossified into routine are formidable hurdles even for a storyteller as talented as Born (Field of Fire, 2007, etc.)."
ATF Special Agent Alex Duarte thinks he's chasing Panamanian pot—if only it were that simple. Read full book review >

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CONSTRUCTION ZONE by Cheryl Willis Hudson
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2006

"Only the penultimate photograph—of the finished structure—lacks the compositional beauty of the rest, but in every other respect this intriguing project gives an amazingly broad overview of the entire building process. (Nonfiction. 4-7)"
With obvious reverence for his project, Sobol's photographs chaperone the young reader through a three-year construction project. Read full book review >

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DANGER ZONE by Shirley Palmer
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"Admirably paced and plotted, with the kind of guns-a-poppin' denouement that begs for transfer to the big screen. (Palmer has published pseudonymously as Nell Brien.)"
A first-rate, nailbiting hardcover-debut thriller about a bright, tough, immensely appealing young woman, her intrepid husband, and their scary, no-way-out trap. Read full book review >

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KILL ZONE by Jim Silver
Released: Jan. 1, 1999

More misses than hits in Silver's second novel of an avenging police sniper whose quest to kill his father's murderers is threatened when he's caught in legal crossfire. Read full book review >