Search Results: "Annecy Baez"


BOOK REVIEW

MY DAUGHTER’S EYES by Annecy Baez
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2007

"Powerful subject matter and a promising beginning fall flat."
From the Dominican Republic-born author, 14 interrelated stories about Dominican girls growing up in the Bronx; the book won the 2007 Mármol Prize. Read full book review >

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INSIDE SANTA RITA by Sr. Baez
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 1994

"Proof that not everyone who has a transformative experience should write a book."
A well-intentioned but uninspired memoir by the mother of folk singer Joan Baez. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: July 3, 2012

"The author's determination to complete a case that at times drove him to despair and brought him to the edge of bankruptcy is admirable, but the meticulous detail occasionally verges on excruciating."
A celebrated criminal lawyer's tell-all memoir about the tumultuous years he spent defending supposed Florida "baby killer" Casey Anthony. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 2001

"A strong and vivid portrait of some remarkable characters—and one that manages against the odds to get to the people behind the egos."
Overweening ambition drives this insightful story of the 1950s folk music revival that anticipates the arrival of the 1960s counterculture. Read full book review >