Search Results: "Andi Green"


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WINCE - DON'T FEED THE WORRYBUG by Andi Green
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 6, 2012

"A valuable interactive lesson with memorable characters. (iPad storybook app. 4-6)"
This playful, multisensory installment in the WorryWoo Monster series teaches children to show their worries to the door. Read full book review >

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Silevethiel by Andi O'Connor
Released: Oct. 24, 2013

"A fresh adventure novel sure to enchant a wide range of fantasy fans."
After her father's murder, a princess fights to save herself and her kingdom in O'Connor's (The Lost Heir, 2013) engaging fantasy tale. Read full book review >

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AWAKENING by Andi O'Connor
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Feb. 5, 2015

"With a touch of sci-fi, this penultimate installation of a fantasy series delivers rich characters and complex plotlines."
In this second installment of O'Connor's (Silevethiel, 2013, etc.) YA fantasy series, a young man, fighting to save the world, is tested when an old adversary returns to wreak more destruction. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 3, 2016

"Spirited, witty, and ferociously incisive."
Bitch Media co-founder and creative director Zeisler (Feminism and Pop Culture, 2008) ruminates about how the current wave of feminism does not "challenge beliefs…so much as it offers nips and tucks."Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Animal Cracker by Andi Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 6, 2013

"A sweet, but not saccharine, comic novel."
Fed-up employees of a Boston pet-shelter network plot the comeuppance of their egomaniacal boss in this comic novel. Read full book review >

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THE FARM by Andi Rierden
NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 1997

"An intelligent, absorbing look at prison reform and, more particularly, at the issue of women in prison."
A sober, intelligent study of the changing dynamics of a womens prison. Read full book review >

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THE SPEAKER by Andi O'Connor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2016

"A continually fascinating tale with a protagonist who charms, inspires, and evolves."
In the second of O'Connor's (Silevethiel, 2013, etc.) fantasy series, a princess must overcome her doubts if she's to help fulfill a prophecy to rescue her world from potential destruction. Read full book review >

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ANA OF CALIFORNIA by Andi Teran
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 30, 2015

"Anne of Green Gables fans will rejoice; newcomers will find a satisfying tale; and Ana's high jinks will leave both types of readers smiling and asking for more."
Fifteen-year-old Ana Cortez has spent her life shuttling into, but mostly out of, foster homes. Now she has one last chance to find a home—working on a California farm. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 8, 2006

"Smartly written, socio-cultural vignettes that speak to everyone, loud and clear."
Feminist-energized pop-culture essays that appeal to a wide array of tastes and reading preferences as they celebrate Bitch's tenth anniversary. Read full book review >

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A JAR OF TINY STARS by Bernice E. Cullinan
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 1995

"There are editorial mishaps as well: Esbensen's first name is misspelled in the table of contents, and Adoff's birth date is off by 20 years. (index) (Poetry. 5-12)"
A lively collection of 50 contemporary poems culled from the works of poets who have won the prestigious National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Read full book review >