Search Results: "The Great LP"


BOOK REVIEW

THE GWAII by Mobad Games
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 19, 2011

"A closing invitation to buy part two can safely be ignored. (iPad storybook app. 6-8)"
Two young sasquatches barely get an ill-defined quest underway in this poorly engineered and abruptly truncated episode, the second two parts of which can only be continued via in-app purchases. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Great Ulcer War by William S. Hughes
NON-FICTION
Released: April 15, 2014

"A well-written story of medicine, money and politics written by a knowledgeable physician."
An engaging slice of recent medical history and controversy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE GREAT FIGHT WITH GREAT FAITH by LeShequa Gasper Bowles
NON-FICTION
Released: May 27, 2010

"Endearing testimony that leaves the reader hoping for more."
A touching memoir of a life lived in faith. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Blackfish Prophecy by Rachel Clark
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 2016

"A passionate tale that's not only about whales, but also about the fate of the planet."
This debut YA adventure features two teenagers whose lives intersect after an orca attack at an aquatic theme park. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE GREAT PENGUIN RESCUE by Sandra Markle
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2017

"Smoothly written and beautifully presented, another stellar animal conservation tale. (author's note, additional facts, timeline, source notes, glossary, find out more, index) (Nonfiction. 9-13)"
Scientists use varied approaches to rescue and restore a dwindling penguin population in South Africa and Namibia. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 13, 2017

"A wise, elegant study to add to the World War I archives."
An intriguing work of World War I research resurrects the little-known history of a massive German luxury liner that was confiscated and retooled for the American war effort. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE GREAT TREEHOUSE WAR by Lisa Graff
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 16, 2017

"Over-the-top but ultimately wise. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Hyperbole reigns supreme! Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE GREAT UNKNOWN by Marcus Du Sautoy
NON-FICTION
Released: April 11, 2017

"A delicious addition to the 'Big Question' genre."
Are there limits to human knowledge? Philosophers and religious thinkers have long answered "yes" and then provided examples that turned out to be wrong. A renowned mathematician argues that "yes" might very well be correct. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE GREAT BETRAYAL by Robert Calabro
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 3, 2017

"A useful, if partial, sketch of an increasingly serious and topical fiscal issue."
A debut book offers a concise history and critique of American monetary policy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 10, 2017

"Is all this pie-in-the-sky thinking? Perhaps so, but Smick's call for a fairer capitalism makes for bracing reading for students of the modern economy and polity."
The worst enemy of capitalism is…capitalism. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK by Sam  Allingham
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 15, 2016

"Alternately roguish and melancholy, always mellifluous."
A debut collection which oscillates in style and subject but not in resonance. Read full book review >