Search Results: "Cedella Marley"


BOOK REVIEW

ONE LOVE by Bob Marley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 5, 2011

"Though this celebration of community is joyful, there just is not much here. (afterword) (Picture book. 3-5)"
A sugary poem, very loosely based on the familiar song, lacks focus. Read full book review >

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EVERY LITTLE THING by Bob Marley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"A sweet elaboration of the original's reassuring message that 'every little thing is gonna be all right.' (afterword) (Picture book. 4-8)"
An effervescent adaptation of Bob Marley's "Three Little Birds," with a skinny plotline supplied by the art and new themes and verses added by the songwriter's eldest daughter. Read full book review >

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SINGER IN THE SNOW by Louise Marley
FANTASY
Released: Oct. 1, 2005

"Whether the Singers of Nevya are new to the reader or old friends, their voices will resonate gracefully. (Science fiction. 12+)"
Intimate human dilemmas explored against the backdrop of a harsh alien world. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: April 1, 2013

"A steady, authoritative account of an intensely emotional public-policy conflict."
An in-depth narrative of the recent battle over the rights and future of Wisconsin's public-employee unions. Read full book review >

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I LOVE YOU TOO by Ziggy Marley
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 15, 2014

"The art will draw and hold young children's attention, but the words hang together better when sung rather than spoken. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Lyrics inspired by an exchange with Marley's 3-year-old daughter are set to bright paintings of a multicultural cast of children and adults enjoying each other's company indoors and out. Read full book review >

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NO WOMAN NO CRY by Rita Marley
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 7, 2004

"Tart, self-assured, and lasting."
It can't be said that her relationship with Bob Marley was easy, but his wife of 15 years portrays it as intensely close and spiritual. Read full book review >

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HORROR AND GHOST STORIES
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"The authors warn there will always be skeptics and cynics; their book will probably fail to change readers of that persuasion. (sample interview questionnaire, glossary) (Nonfiction. YA)"
Behind the enticing title lurks a dry lecture on Paranormal 101. Read full book review >