Search Results: "Auguste Dinoto"


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"A leering, immature hero mars this well-paced thriller."
In first-time author Dinoto's futuristic thriller, an investigative reporter uncovers a dangerous conspiracy as America reels in the wake of a catastrophic oil shortage. Read full book review >

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PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR by Susan Rayfield
BIOGRAPHY
Released: Nov. 1, 1998

"The book includes commentary from Renoir's son, filmmaker Jean Renoir, as well as recollections from the painter and his friends. (index) (Biography. 10-15)"
Readers learn in this pithy entry in the First Impressions series that one of today's most popular of the Impressionist painters was, in his lifetime, rejected from exhibitions and often struggled to make ends meet. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 3, 2013

"A page-turning account of a remarkable family and their many groundbreaking ventures."
The saga of a family of record-breaking explorers who, over three generations, were first to travel to the stratosphere, penetrate the depths of the ocean and circumvent the globe in a nonstop balloon flight. Read full book review >

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YOU MUST CHANGE YOUR LIFE by Rachel Corbett
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"For lovers of poetry and art, an excellent look at two men of incredible talent—and how they handled it."
An exploration of "two artists fumbling through the desultory streets of Paris, finding their paths to mastery." Read full book review >