Search Results: "Buster Olney"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2004

"Both subtle and opinionated, a densely layered portrait of the Yankees late-20th-century dynasty and the enduring impact of that commercial and competitive juggernaut. (16-page b&w insert, not seen)"
A well-mulled, highly atmospheric, and richly versed story of the Bronx Bombers' great 1996-2001 ride. Read full book review >

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BUSTER by Denise Fleming
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2003

"Offering clever designs, even to the endpapers, Fleming barks up the right tree, as green-eyed Betty and red-furred Buster are definitely a match. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Buster was a happy dog who had everything he could ever want, until his owner brought home a big box—no steaks or sausages inside, just a little white cat named Betty. Read full book review >

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BUSTER by Will Barrow
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 27, 2015

"A warmly written account of the impact of one hardworking dog on a man who has worked diligently to maintain a professional remove with his companion, knowing full well the dog's got his heart from the start."
A look inside the work of a military dog. Read full book review >

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BUSTER KEATON by Marion Meade
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 1995

"A competent biography, seldom stirring but highly informative."
Meade (Dorothy Parker: What Fresh Hell Is This?, 1988, etc.) returns to the Jazz Age with this bio of the great filmmaker and actor Joseph Frank ``Buster'' Keaton, timed to coincide with the centennial of his birth. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BUSTER AND THE BABY by Amy Hest
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 12, 2017

"An amusing tale with heart that preschoolers will enjoy. (Picture book. 3-5)"
An energetic toddler plays hide-and-seek with her dog, a small but spunky canine named Buster. Read full book review >

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BUSTER, THE VERY SHY DOG by Lisze Bechtold
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 1999

"Scoot over, Mudge. (Fiction. 6-8)"
Bechtold makes a sturdy debut with these three episodes in the life of a big dog with scrawny self-esteem. Read full book review >

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B FOR BUSTER by Iain Lawrence
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: June 8, 2004

"A sure hit for fans of war stories and adventures. (maps, glossary) (Fiction. 12=)"
It's 1943 and Kak is eager to join the war. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CONFESSIONS OF A UNION BUSTER by Martin Jay Levitt
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 8, 1993

"An ugly mea culpa—but a useful corrective to the vast negative publicity routinely accorded unions. (Film rights sold to HBO)"
A tough-minded memoir of a clever, driven operator in a nasty profession. Read full book review >

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BUSTER THE LITTLE GARBAGE TRUCK by Marcia Berneger
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2015

"Bibliotherapy for timid children obsessed with vehicles. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Buster's got a big problem: He's not big enough. Read full book review >

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BUSTER GOES TO COWBOY CAMP by Denise Fleming
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 2008

Buster the dog is NOT HAPPY that Brown Shoes is taking off for a weekend's R&R and leaving him at Cowboy Camp in the care of Red Boots. Read full book review >

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BUSTER THE VERY SHY DOG FINDS A KITTEN by Lisze Bechtold
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 2, 2015

"Dog and cat lovers and shy kids everywhere will happily (and successfully) read and reread these stories. (Early reader. 4-8)"
Buster, the big, skittish brown dog, is back and is learning to assert himself (Buster, the Very Shy Dog, 1999, etc.). Read full book review >