Search Results: "Becky Beaupre Gillespie"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 2011

"Far-from-revelatory observations about adjusting career expectations to fit with motherhood."
Bloggers Gillespie and Temple give common-sense advice for women looking to balance career and family. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DOLLAR DAZE by Karin Gillespie
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2006

"Sweet and amusing tale of romance and lust for the older crowd."
The love bug has bitten the Bottom Dollar Girls. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BET YOUR BOTTOM DOLLAR by Karin Gillespie
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2004

"A winner of a first novel, filled with southern-style zingers and funny folks."

BOOK REVIEW

Revolution Rising by Jo Gillespie
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 16, 2015

"A very human perspective on the importance of Valley Forge."
During the American Revolutionary War, soldiers and camp followers endure harsh conditions in this sequel historical novel. Read full book review >

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CAN ANYBODY FIND ME SOMEBODY TO LOVE?
by Mandy Wan

BOOK REPORT for The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

Cover Story: Heart Eyes
BFF Charm: Yay!
Swoonworthy Scale:
 7
Talky Talk: Here's the Thing (TM Molly)
Bonus Factors:
 Family, Body Image, Tasty Business, Emoji
Relationship Status: Dancing Ladies with Bunny Ears

Cover Story: Heart Eyes

Simple but cute! The color's fab, and Molly's love of emoji ...


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BOOK REVIEW

JOSEPH THE DREAMER by Becky Laff
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2016

"A lively version of a biblical story of wisdom, wits, treachery, and repentance. (Graphic fiction/religion. 8-11)"
The Old Testament story of Joseph, the brother sold into slavery who becomes the pharaoh's grand vizier, is interpreted in graphic-novel format. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

UNACCOMPANIED MINOR by Hollis Gillespie
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 18, 2014

"A high-sky winner all the way from coast to coast. (Thriller. 12-16)"
A laugh-out-loud thriller about family court, money laundering and skyjacking. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE LIGHT BEARER by Donna Gillespie
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 1994

"Earnest ambitions, but essentially a protracted, middling love story."
Set in the Roman Empire, a debut novel that rivals the ancient epics—at least for length. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LADY OF THE LIGHT by Donna Gillespie
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 7, 2006

"Gillespie provides yet another invincible female heroine in Auriane's daughter Avenahar—look for her apotheosis in the next installment."
The sequel to Gillespie's elaborate Roman epic featuring proud warrior Auriane (The Light Bearer, 1994) finds the now middle-aged woman on the verge of retirement while comfortably ensconced in her lover Marcus Julianus's estate with two daughters. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: May 4, 2004

"A heartfelt slice of time, twining Gillespie and his father's love for each other with their love for the game of golf."
Canadian author Gillespie makes his US debut with a pleasing, personalized tour of one of golf's woolly precincts, the links in the Scottish town of Gullane. Read full book review >