Search Results: "Billi Tiner"


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FRIENDS FOR LIFE by Billi Tiner
Released: May 12, 2012

"An entertaining read that may leave young readers confused."
Two puppies experience an unexpected adventure in Tiner's middle-grade reader. Read full book review >

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TO LOVE A CAT by Billi Tiner
ROMANCE
Released: Feb. 7, 2014

"Dull prose and unrealistic characters make this fluffy romance hard to engage with."
A sexy detective, a pretty redhead, a sullen teenager in foster care and several pets with personality collide in this lighthearted romance. Read full book review >

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DOGS AREN'T MEN by Billi Tiner
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 11, 2013

"A light, easy romantic comedy that will appeal to animal lovers and young professionals."
A fast-paced, energetic romance with a little sass. Read full book review >

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WELCOME HOME by Billi J.  Tiner
Released: Dec. 23, 2011

"Young readers who like animal stories will appreciate this warm canine tale."
Veterinarian Tiner's debut is a middle grade reader told from the dog's point of view. Read full book review >

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"A modest, but engaging work provides children with tales of bees and the water cycle using bright colors and simple rhyming text."
This first installment in a picture book series introduces scientific concepts through the dreams of a chemistry-loving little girl. Read full book review >

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JIGSAW by Sybille Bedford
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2001

"Luminous,' yes, but 'unaffecting.'"
The second of Bedford's four novels to be reissued by Counterpoint (see below), this sequel to A Legacy follows its character into the limbo years between the world wars. Read full book review >

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FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2004

"Awful. Just awful."
Masson, author of popular nonfiction that explores the emotional lives of animals, mixes ancient Sanskrit parables and sloppy psychology into an arch little fable that . . . explores the emotional lives of animals. Read full book review >

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COUNTRYSIDE by J.T. Cope IV
Released: Aug. 14, 2014

"Solid introduction to a potentially vast magical world."
In this YA fantasy debut, dark forces target a young man after learning he has roots in a magical community. Read full book review >

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Countryside by J.T. Cope IV
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 8, 2015

"The glimmering continuation of a detailed, emotionally rich saga.
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Cope's sequel to Countryside: The Book of the Wise (2014) sees young Luke and his friends try to outwit a villainous hunter to find the location of a magical artifact.Read full book review >