Search Results: "The Juno Company"


BOOK REVIEW

THE DAY THE MUSIC STOPPED by The Juno Company
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 11, 2011

"Still, it's a brilliant concept and quite well done. (iPad storybook app. 3-6)"
Juno and little brother Rai Rai travel to make-believe musical land Harmonia Springs, where they learn about music and how to appreciate it. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE COMPANY by K.J. Parker
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Oct. 29, 2008

"Burly, sometimes brutal, often enlightening, but the plodding and monochromatic narrative may be a hurdle too high for the usual fantasy crowd."
A stand-alone military fantasy from the pseudonymous Parker (The Escapement, 2007, etc.). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE COMPANY by Robert Littell
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 22, 2002

"Accurate? Only CIA operatives know. Fascinating? Surprising? Suspenseful? Yes, yes, yes."
Virtually a history of the US for the past fifty years as seen through the dark lens of the CIA. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 11, 2003

"An entertaining and even charming excursion in business history, largely unburdened by formulas and numbers but full of debate-stirring data all the same."
Is the corporation a soulless and soul-killing construct, an instrument of unmitigated evil, as Genoese streetfighters and latter-day Naderites are wont to argue? Not necessarily—and not even usually—write two Economist reporters. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE COMPANY by Arabella Edge
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 5, 2001

An engrossing debut novel from an English writer now living in Australia, cited as Best First Book in a recent Commonwealth Writers Prize competition. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SUPREME MACARONI COMPANY by Adriana Trigiani
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 5, 2013

"Fans of Trigiani's Valentine books will find plenty of fodder here."
The third in a trilogy about the life of Valentine Roncalli. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Double Happiness Company by Anne Aylor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 27, 2011

"Dysfunction and deferred dreams drive this intriguing, occasionally perplexing coming-of-age novel."
A sprawling saga of a young woman's single-minded ambition to become a dancer set during the 1960s and '70s. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE COMPANY WE KEEP by Mary Monroe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2009

"Crude and raunchy, the story eventually delivers its much delayed but entirely predictable gratification."
Will or won't sexy, successful 29-year-old Teri get back with sexy, successful Harrison? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 17, 1997

"An offbeat but consistently absorbing assessment of an unorthodox military organization that has experienced periodic difficulties in living down (or up to) its press clippings."
An anthropologist audits the US Army's Special Forces with the analytic rigor and vigor she would apply to any intriguing, albeit alien, culture in her sights. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Company You Keep by Anonymous
NON-FICTION
Released: May 13, 2014

"A book of wryly humorous business insights filled with practical guidance."
A concise handbook to executive leadership that challenges prevailing wisdom. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS by Robert Wilson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 2001

"Even so, half of one of Wilson's loaves is more nourishing than most of his competition."
Wilson (A Small Death in Lisbon, 2000, etc.) uses the hopeless love affair between an amateur British agent and a desperate German officer to focus on two generations of European espionage, treachery, and double-dealing. Read full book review >