Search Results: "Amy Garvey"


BOOK REVIEW

GLASS HEART by Amy  Garvey
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 18, 2012

"A mixed bag of magic and romance. (Paranormal romance. 13 & up)"
Exploring new magical abilities that include the power to resurrect the dead is a game to Wren, but when she meets Fiona and Bay, suddenly magic turns deadly serious. Read full book review >

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COLD KISS by Amy  Garvey
Released: Sept. 20, 2011

"A provocative romance rises above zombie conventions. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
To what lengths is it acceptable to go to hold on to someone you love? Read full book review >

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EARTH RISING by James Garvey
Released: April 22, 2012

"A take on the future of the Earth that inspires further thought."
In this sci-fi-fantasy blend, Garvey imagines the end of the world as we know it and what might come next. Read full book review >

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MANY BEAUCOUP MAGICS by Tom Garvey
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 25, 2015

"A slightly different kind of Vietnam tale by a gifted writer."
An ambitious debut novella that offers a Vietnam war story with a clever plot device involving astrology, dreams, and omens. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 25, 2015

"Finely tuned and richly written. A welcome, insightful take on what it takes to be a highly competent leader."
Two leadership consultants offer an enlightened view of how leaders must adapt to the complexities of business. Read full book review >

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WILLIE AND UNCLE BILL by Amy Schwartz
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 15, 2012

"Emerging readers will appreciate the feel of a chapter book, but this dynamic duo will surely be adored (and envied) by all ages. (Picture book. 4-8)"
When Uncle Bill visits, adventure is never far behind! Read full book review >

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A GLORIOUS DAY by Amy Schwartz
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2004

"A sensitive observer in top form, Schwartz has created a treasure of a tale that captures marvels in everyday life. (Picture book. 5-7)"
With perfect pitch and hilariously deadpan delivery, Schwartz follows a two- (or so) year-old through an ordinary, completely wonderful day. Read full book review >

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THE DOG WHO BELONGED TO NO ONE by Amy Hest
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"It's a warm, well-appointed tale; both author and illustrator show a keen eye for detail. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Hardworking girl meets scruffily cute mutt. Read full book review >

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THINGS I LEARNED IN SECOND GRADE by Amy Schwartz
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2004

"Just right. (Picture book. 4-7)"
When red-headed Andrew started second grade, he didn't know how to spell "should," subtract 348 from 411, write in cursive, or read a chapter book. Read full book review >

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GABBY GROWING UP by Amy Hest
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 1998

A sequel to The Purple Coat (1986) that is, on its own, a tender story. Read full book review >