Search Results: "Bobby George"


BOOK REVIEW

MAP WORK by Bobby George
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 15, 2014

"Despite these quibbles, this is a clear and developmentally appropriate introduction to our world for the youngest children. (Board book. 3-6)"
A simple exploration of geography via the continents and the animals that live on them. Read full book review >

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SHAPE WORK by Bobby George
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 6, 2013

"As in the Georges' earlier offerings, Number Work and Letter Work (both 2012), this outing is appropriate for youngsters who have moved beyond the basics. (Board book. 3-6)"
Montessori experts offer a handsome, in-depth exploration of shapes. Read full book review >

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GEORGE SAUNDERS
by David L. Ulin

George Saunders never meant to write a novel. Or maybe he had come to a certain acceptance about his work. “I had gotten to the place,” he admits, over the phone from Santa Cruz, California, where he is on book tour, “where I was all right with not writing a novel. You know, me and Alice Munro: we don’t ...


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BOOK REVIEW

Psychedelic  Bubble Gum by Bobby Hart
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 12, 2015

"A highly detailed autobiography by a unique figure in American cultural history that will interest historians and pop-culture aficionados alike."
Hart, in his debut, tells of how his jagged path through the music industry led to heartbreak—but also to happiness. Read full book review >

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SHELTER by Bobby Burns
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 16, 1998

"Burns is to be commended for hanging tough and pulling through, but these recollections contribute little more than a menu- by-menu tableau of life in a shelter."
paper 0-8165-1862-9 A Filofax view of 41 days in a homeless shelter. Read full book review >

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AMERICAN WILL by Bobby Jindal
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 20, 2015

"Anyone following Jindal's campaign will find nothing new, and much repeated, in this perfunctory book."
Louisiana governor and Republican presidential candidate Jindal shares the tenets of his presidential campaign. Read full book review >

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ORR by Bobby Orr
Released: Oct. 15, 2013

"Strictly for fans of the hockey great."
One of Boston's most beloved athletes tells his life story. Read full book review >

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FINAL CALL by Bobby K. Green
Released: Dec. 5, 2012

"Irresistible lead characters will likely draw fans and leave them looking for a third adventure with Rob and Mike, despite the novel's slow spots."
Establishing an airfreight business between the U.S. and China becomes a struggle for money and power in the second volume of Green's Easy Money series (Company of Deceit, 2001). Read full book review >