Search Results: "Andrew L. Foster"


BOOK REVIEW

A Land Called Pangaea: Revelation 12 by Andrew L. Foster
NON-FICTION
Released: June 23, 2014

"A vibrant, if sometimes troubling, scriptural interpretation of mankind's beginnings."
A short explication on Christian themes that uses a verse from the Book of Revelation as a springboard. Read full book review >

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My God is Better Than Your god by Andrew L. Foster
NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 3, 2014

"A call for Protestant Reformation-style spiritual renewal marred by ungainly hatemongering."
A Scripture-quoting jeremiad on the evils of organized religion. Read full book review >

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LADY LAZARUS by Andrew Foster Altschul
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2008

"Nimble prose and an ironic but not smart-alecky stance keep this story moving along nicely—a promising start."
A post-postmodern rock 'n' roll novel, entertaining and surprisingly elegant. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: June 5, 1998

It's always a valuable exercise when critics step out of the moment to subject our most established artistic institutions to the magnifying glass, for they become reliable bellwethers of larger cultural trends. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DESCENDING LINES by L. Andrew Cooper
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 11, 2013

"An undeniably horrific thriller."
A Grand Guignol cat-and-mouse tale about a monstrous husband pursuing his fleeing wife. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 10, 2006

"A fertile physics funhouse for the highly curious and motivated lay reader."
Bender examines string theory and stirs up some interesting notions. Read full book review >

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SEARCHING FOR PEKPEK by Andrew L. Mack
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 11, 2014

"A genuine adventure that often reads more like a report than a story."
A scientist looks back at his fascinating career and offers a pointed critique of mainstream conservation organizations. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PLESIOSAUR by Sarah L. Thomson
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 18, 2017

"Tempting fare for young dino-devotees. (print, video, and web resource lists) (Informational easy reader. 5-7)"
A gallery of prehistoric marine reptiles, their prey, and their predators. Read full book review >

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ANCIENT ANIMALS by Sarah L. Thomson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2013

"An uneven, though potentially engaging, offering. (resources) (Informational early reader. 5-8)"
Potentially high-interest nonfiction content is obscured by missed opportunities for collaboration between art and text in this early reader. Read full book review >

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SABER-TOOTHED CAT by Sarah L. Thomson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 14, 2014

"A good introduction to both saber-toothed cats and paleontology. (Informational early reader. 6-9)"
The Ancient Animals series continues with a look at what's known about the saber-toothed cats that lived thousands of years ago. Read full book review >

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A BOY, A BIRD, A BOMB, A BOAT
by Mandy Wan

 

BOOK REPORT for The Alex Crow by Andrew Smith

Cover Story: Could Be Better
BFF Charm: Let Me Love You
Swoonworthy Scale:
 0
Talky Talk: Carry These Stories
Bonus Factors:
 Culture Shock, Summer Camp, Weird Science
Relationship Status: Taking the Leap

 

Cover Story: Could Be Better

This cover isn't bad, but I've just been spoiled ...


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