Search Results: "Ann I. Goldfarb"


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THE LAST TAG by Ann I.  Goldfarb
Released: Feb. 3, 2012

"A smart, entertaining time-travel mystery."
After being transported to ancient Roman times, a young man must solve a young girl's murder. Read full book review >

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Released: April 27, 2012

"Droll and diverting; fine characters to follow through time."
Goldfarb's (The Last Tag, 2012, etc.) young-adult adventure takes time-traveling siblings from modern times to a murder mystery in 1930 Arizona. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 3, 2009

"A simple, accessible popular history."
Longtime London-based journalist Goldfarb presents a wide-ranging survey of Jewish self-empowerment since the French Revolution. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 22, 2005

"For that, Goldfarb blames the Bush administration, closing with a reasoned but white-hot denunciation of American imperialism. One of the best of the many books to emerge from the Iraq invasion."
A moving tribute, by NPR correspondent Goldfarb, to his Kurdish translator, guide and friend, an early victim of post-conquest terror in Iraq. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 1, 1995

"His assassination theorizing, however, is informed but innocuous. (16 pages b&w photos, not seen) (Author tour)"
Washington lawyer and filmmaker Goldfarb on his experiences in the Kennedy Justice Department during Kennedy's war on organized crime. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 7, 2015

"A highly scientific, impressively researched map to better health through a plant-based diet."
A diet and lifestyle guide based on evolutionary science that compares humans and gorillas. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: March 20, 1992

"A curate's egg of a book."
A fitfully enlightening exploration of the political transformation of the former Soviet satellites, by Goldfarb (Political and Social Science/New School for Social Research). Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 24, 1995

Lighthearted, glib treatment of a momentously crucial subject. Read full book review >

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Released: April 1, 1989

Breezy, cheeky biography of the man who, as director of New York's Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), dominated modern art for decades. Read full book review >

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Cycles of Intuition by I. Kostika
NON-FICTION
Released: June 10, 2015

"A business fable uses transition in a family-run company as a catalyst for analysis and insight."
A father and son evaluate the operations of their family business. Read full book review >