Search Results: "Benn Sutton"


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HEDGEHUG by Benn Sutton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"With just enough heart-beating action and well-placed sound effects, this could become a new holiday favorite for preschoolers still puzzling out how to best share their own feelings. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Dear Hedgehug eagerly anticipates Valentine's Day. Read full book review >

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HEDGEHUG'S HALLOWEEN by Benn Sutton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2013

"A Halloween story that's more cozy than creepy. (Picture book. 3-7)"
An adorable hedgehog forgets about the upcoming Halloween party. Now the day is here, and he has no costume to wear. Thank goodness he's got a determined and creative trio of friends to help him out. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 24, 2013

"A vivid, highly informed portrayal of the personalities, politics and policies dominating 'the most important international gathering since the Paris Peace Conference of 1919.'"
The director of international economics at the Council on Foreign Relations revisits the 1944 conference that created "the new global monetary architecture" for the postwar world. Read full book review >

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TERRA'S WORLD by Mitch Benn
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 1, 2015

"This novel is best for fans of Benn's first book. Though comprehensible on its own, it offers little new ground as a stand-alone science-fiction story."
The sequel to Terra (2013) confronts apocalypse with a breezy, British air.Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 10, 2016

"A painstakingly meticulous introduction to a labyrinthine sector of business law."
A concise but comprehensive overview of legal strategies to manage a business and protect one's assets. Read full book review >

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KIDS’ STUFF by Henry Sutton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2005

"A disturbing, raw tale of masculine rage and family dysfunction, bluntly told."
A self-absorbed petty thief's life is turned upside down when he is reunited with his estranged 13-year-old daughter. Read full book review >

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COLORADO BOULEVARD by Phoef Sutton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 12, 2017

"A smart, noirish mystery loaded with clever dialogue and vivid characters. The Crush series is as good as it gets."
Teenage Caleb Rush crawls out of a brontosaurus's butt in the latest of the crime series including Crush (2015) and Heart Attack and Vine (2016). Read full book review >

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The Versatile Husband by Peter Benn
Released: Jan. 17, 2013

"Frank, honest and understanding."
A straightforward, practical guide for men in heterosexual relationships who'd like to explore sex with other men. Read full book review >

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THE MARSHALL PLAN by Benn Steil
Released: Feb. 13, 2018

"Political history is often a tough slog, but Steil writes a vivid, opinionated narrative full of colorful characters, dramatic scenarios, villains, and genuine heroes, and the good guys won. It will be the definitive account for years to come."
A fresh perspective on the Marshall Plan, bringing "new material from American, Russian, German, and Czech sources." Read full book review >

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EVIL FOR EVIL by James R. Benn
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"Deftly keeps our hero's wide-eyed verve as he tackles a more complex plot that takes the series further from whodunit toward thriller."
Can a resourceful GI throw a wrench in the German war machine by cutting off its support of the IRA? Read full book review >

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GARDENIA by Kelsey Sutton
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 28, 2017

"Ivy's investigation is suspenseful, but the narrative also offers unexpected emotional and philosophical depths that emerge from her musings about the nature of life, death, and personal legacy. (Thriller. 14-18)"
With only a month to live, high school senior Ivy investigates her best friend's murder. Read full book review >