Search Results: "Carly Anne West"


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THE MURMURINGS by Carly Anne West
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 5, 2013

"Some decent frights will keep the pages turning. (Paranormal suspense. 12 & up)"
Sophie worries that she may wind up in a mental institution like her sister Nell when she starts hearing the same ghostly whispering that doomed Nell. Read full book review >

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THE BARGAINING by Carly Anne West
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 10, 2015

"It's uneven, but it rewards patient readers with both frightening action and emotional insight. (Horror. 14-18)"
In a multilayered ghost story, Penny spends a summer helping her father's new wife restore a decrepit house in tiny Point Finney, Washington. Read full book review >

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ALL THAT GLITTERS
by Mandy Curtis

BOOK REPORT for The Gold-Son by Carrie Anne Noble

Cover Story: Oh, What a Tangled Web We Weave
BFF Charms: Oda Mae Brown, Natalie Imbruglia
Swoonworthy Scale: 4
Talky Talk: Folkloric
Bonus Factor: Leprechauns
Anti-Bonus Factor: Awful Grownups
Relationship Status: Hiding My Valuables

Cover Story: Oh, What a Tangled Web We Weave

When first we practice to deceive … or ...


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ANNE HELEN PETERSEN
by Megan Labrise

When Anne Helen Petersen pitched Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud: The Rise and Reign of the Unruly Woman in 2015, famous female iconoclasts were having a massive moment.

Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck led the box office. Broad City and Girls ruled TV. Serena Williams dominated tennis. And Hillary Rodham Clinton on her way to becoming the 45th President of the ...


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BOOK REVIEW

QUEENS OF THE ICE by Carly Adams
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"Those with an interest in ice hockey or sports history will enjoy the account, even for though it falls short of excellence. (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
In the 1930s, the Canadian female ice-hockey team called the Rivulettes dominated the ice. Read full book review >

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TRUTH SEEKERS by Carly Thomson
Released: July 31, 2013

"An intriguing premise, but one that fails to develop."
Two friends embark on a make-believe adventure that turns real in this first book in Thomson's (Truth Seekers: Be Strong and Courageous, 2015, etc.) middle-grade Christian-fiction series.Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 1, 2005

"A reasoned argument for withholding judgment."
The working women of porn tell their side of the story. Read full book review >

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PERFECT FIT by Carly Phillips
Released: Dec. 31, 2012

"Phillips delivers another satisfying romance with emotional depth and intriguing plot elements in her popular small-town series, extending the brand with the new 'Serendipity's Finest' police theme."
When Michael Marsden and Cara Hartley shared one passionate night together, they both knew the score—no commitments. But will Michael's love-'em-and-leave-'em M.O. survive when he has to move back to his small hometown, connect with his sick adopted father, comfort his close-knit family and work day in and day out with the only woman who's ever touched his heart? Read full book review >

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BOYS IN THE TREES by Carly Simon
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 24, 2015

"Memoirs by rock icons of the 1960s and '70s are flying fast and furious these days. This is one of the best, lively and memorable. Check the new album that accompanies the book, too."
Understated but revealing memoir by the long-absent but still much-played pop star. Read full book review >

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PERFECT FLING by Carly Phillips
ROMANCE
Released: July 30, 2013

"A sexy, satisfying romance, Serendipity style."
After a one-night stand with her lifelong crush, Erin Marsden finds her life complicated by an unwanted pregnancy, an unknown assailant and the unshakeable desire for a life with a man who's convinced relationships, and Erin, are not for him. Read full book review >

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UNDER THE BOARDWALK by Carly Phillips
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 8, 2004

"Brainless, sexy romp will please the fans nonetheless."
With a nod to My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Phillips turns her slight talent (The Heartbreaker, 2003, etc.) to a tale of two sisters. Read full book review >