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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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, 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

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 >

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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THE BIG IDEAS OF BUSTER BICKLES by Dave Wasson
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 21, 2015

"By the time giant robot dinosaurs invade the city, parents of kids with tornado tendencies may find much that is recognizable—and their young ones reading along may find a kindred spirit. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A boy with a hyperactive imagination encounters a machine that can bring to life his zany ideas in an assured if manic debut. Read full book review >