Search Results: "Annabelle Gurwitch"


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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 6, 2014

"Casual, zingy observations."
A compendium of lighthearted, of-the-moment essays that address the many ups and downs of life at 50. Read full book review >

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WHEREVER YOU GO, THERE THEY ARE by Annabelle Gurwitch
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 18, 2017

"Though frequently amusing, Gurwitch's essays aim at easy targets and back off from complex thought."
The latest collection of essays from the actress and author. Read full book review >

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TIGER PELT by Annabelle Kim
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 9, 2017

"Unfolding against a sprawling canvas, an absorbing tale of characters shedding their identities and reinventing themselves, despite being battered by war."
Korea serves as a perfect crucible for Kim's expansive and impressive historical fiction debut, in which the characters must struggle against overwhelming odds. Read full book review >

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MISSION IMPAWSIBLE by Daphne Maple
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 3, 2016

"Perhaps this effort will appeal to pet lovers. (Fiction. 9-12)"
In the first of a new series, seventh-grader Kim combines her talent and enthusiasm for working with animals with her need to undertake a community service project for school. Read full book review >

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THE SECRET DESTINY OF PIXIE PIPER by Annabelle Fisher
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 3, 2016

"Middle-grade readers will enjoy this book with its hints of magic, well-limned characters, and that totally appealing gosling. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
The oddball star of this engaging fantasy slowly comes to believe her unusual character and strange powers come from her distant relationship to Mother Goose. Read full book review >

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BREATHE by Annabelle Wolf
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 21, 2014

"An occasionally implausible romantic spy thriller that delves into the complexity and power of grief.
 
 
 
 
 
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In Wolf's debut novel, an Israeli woman tries to forget her past as she pursues a career as an undercover Mossad operative. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2010

"Based on the experiences of an Australian family. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Noah has an imaginary garden filled with the flying machines and creatures he loves. Read full book review >