Search Results: "Bonnie Bright"


BOOK REVIEW

THE TRULY GREAT NOODLE by Sam Berman
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 20, 2011

A heaping plateful of interactive, often gross-out effects nearly bury this rhymed gustatory episode. Read full book review >

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LOVE MONSTER AND THE PERFECT PRESENT by Rachel Bright
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 14, 2014

"The best gifts are those that come from the heart, and this book surely comes from Bright's. (Picture book. 3-6)"
What to give the one you love? Read full book review >

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LOVE YOU HOO by Rachel Bright
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2017

"The loving parental sentiments ring true, and young listeners will chime in on the 'hoo' sounds throughout the story. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A proud parent speaks of hopes and dreams for a young child. Read full book review >

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LOVE MONSTER AND THE SCARY SOMETHING by Rachel Bright
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 9, 2016

"Yet another outing that will have readers empathizing with and maybe emulating Love Monster. (Picture book. 3-7)"
The lovable red monster is back, this time facing something all young children will find familiar: nighttime noise fears. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BEST AMERICAN EROTICA 1994 by Susie Bright
Released: Nov. 1, 1994

The biggest surprise in this second annual anthology of 20 stories is the turn away from the rough-trade emphasis of the inaugural collection. Read full book review >

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PARTING SHOTS by Freda Bright
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 13, 1993

"Wildly unrealistic feel-good fiction—but therapeutic, perhaps, for some."
A Manhattan divorce lawyer triumphs over her own divorce—in Bright's lively if predictable follow-up to Futures (1983) and Infidelities (1986). Read full book review >

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THE BEST AMERICAN EROTICA 2005 by Susie Bright
Released: Feb. 2, 2005

"A tasteful pillow book."
Thirteenth dip by sexologist Bright (Full Exposure, 1999, etc.) into the big pool of Americans groping for skin under the surface of society and finding plenty of strong feelings and slick flesh. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 1, 1994

"About Penetration,'' these stories are written—exultantly and without apology—in a spirit of exploration and frank arousal. (Author tour)"
``One of the oldest feminist challenges is to eliminate the double standard, to move from barefoot and pregnant to orgasmic and decisive.'' So writes Bright in her introduction to this wide- ranging and inclusive (gay, straight, married, adulterous, twosomes, groups) collection of women's erotica. Read full book review >

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Take a Walk on the Bright Side by Eugene Bright
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 13, 2016

"A memoir that offers a promising look into the early 20th century but never brings the same excitement to its tales of more recent years."
A debut author traces his family's history, decade by decade, from the early 1900s to the present day. Read full book review >

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THE BEST AMERICAN EROTICA 2007 by Susie Bright
Released: Jan. 9, 2007

"Another year, another celebration of sex."
Sexologist Bright's annual paean to the more physical aspects of love. Read full book review >

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SUSIE BRIGHT'S SEXUAL STATE OF THE UNION by Susie Bright
NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 1997

Insight, rendered with soul and humor, on sex and sexual politics. Read full book review >