Search Results: "Annette LeBlanc Cate"


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CHILDREN'S
Released: March 12, 2013

"Small and accessible, this is jam-packed with accurate information likely to increase any potential birder's enthusiasm and knowledge. (index, drawing, tips) (Nonfiction. 8-15)"
A chatty, appealing introduction to observing these easiest-to-see of all wild creatures. Read full book review >

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THE MAGIC RABBIT by Annette LeBlanc Cate
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2007

"Hand-lettered text and artful compositions, often in cartoon-like panels, further contribute to the whimsical appeal of this winning debut. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Ray the magician and his loyal rabbit assistant are inseparable. Read full book review >

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CATE LINEBERRY
by Megan Labrise

Robert Smalls may be the biggest Civil War hero you’ve never heard of. With the blessing of his family and aid of the National Archives, Cate Lineberry aims to restore him to his rightful place in the pantheon of patriots in Be Free or Die: The Amazing Story of Robert Smalls’ Escape from Slavery to Union Hero.

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DARKEST FEAR by Cate Tiernan
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"This lackluster addition to the bloated teen-paranormal-romance genre has nothing new to offer. (Paranormal romance. 13-18)"
The first book in Tiernan's Birthright series (Eternally Yours, 2012, etc.) is both predictable and unoriginal. Read full book review >

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CAGE THE PARK by Robert LeBlanc
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 25, 2014

"A crime tale featuring a protagonist whose desire for normalcy makes him sympathetic and appealing."
In LeBlanc's debut crime novel, a young Canadian can't escape the gangster life after fleeing to America, where he continues to attract Mafioso types. Read full book review >

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Russian Woman, A Siberian in New York by X.R. Leblanc
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 4, 2014

"A somewhat bleak look into a realm of rich men and the women who love them."
Leblanc's debut novel is the first of a trilogy revolving around a beautiful woman from Siberia trying to make her way in New York City. Read full book review >

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ETERNALLY YOURS by Cate Tiernan
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Nov. 6, 2012

"A satisfying series-ender. (Fantasy. 12-18)"
The engaging final installment in the series that began with Immortal Beloved (2010) reveals new information about the world of the immortals and ties up loose ends. Read full book review >

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SMOKE THE DONKEY by Cate Folsom
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 1, 2016

"A good read for Marines and their families as well as animal lovers."
The story of a Marine and the local donkey he adopted as a mascot for his troops. Read full book review >

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THE WIDOWER'S WIFE by Cate Holahan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 9, 2016

"The result is one of those rare thrillers that really will keep you reading all night, especially if you pack it to take on your next Caribbean cruise."
A dogged insurance investigator suspects that a perfect wife's accidental death was anything but. He doesn't know the half of it. Read full book review >

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THE WORLD BENEATH by Cate Kennedy
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2011

"An intricately written novel with an ironic eye for modern vulnerability in the face of a primordial wilderness."
In this debut novel from Australian Kennedy (Dark Roots, 2008, etc.), a father takes his estranged daughter on a trek through the Tasmanian wilderness that proves spiritually, mentally and physically grueling, and not just for them. Read full book review >

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JUST A SUMMER FLING  by Cate Cameron
ROMANCE
Released: Aug. 4, 2015

"A bright, warm, intelligent love story from a promising new voice in romance."
Invited to Vermont by a Hollywood acquaintance, movie star Ashley Carlsen meets local handyman Josh Sullivan, who has a reputation as a local player but doesn't seem to want anything to do with her.Read full book review >

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TWIG BENDERS by Cate Bailey
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 6, 2014

"An often engaging look at the daily lives of those in a thankfully bygone era."
Young-adult readers will enjoy the memorable characters in Bailey's fictionalized memoir about her small-town childhood in segregated 1950s Kentucky. Read full book review >