Search Results: "Chris Lindberg"


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CODE OF DARKNESS by Chris Lindberg
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 17, 2011

"A sharp thriller in many aspects, but lacks the robustness and depth of many classics of the genre."
A superhuman capable of extreme feats of speed and strength must escape the NSA and his demons. Read full book review >

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THE CHRIS FARLEY SHOW by Tom Farley Jr.
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 6, 2008

"Essential for Farley and SNL fans, and a sterling example of oral biography—well-structured, consistently engaging and simultaneously heartwarming and heartbreaking."
Family, friends and colleagues remember the late Saturday Night Live star. Read full book review >

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COLLIDING WITH CHRIS by Dan Harder
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 1998

"A small dog that appears on the copyright page joyfully keeps pace with Chris to the satisfying conclusion in this small but funny episode. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Harder's first book is aimed at bicyclists, including those still soldiering on with training wheels. Read full book review >

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The Body of Chris by Chris Cole
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"A colorful, faith-based memoir of recovery."
In his debut memoir, Cole recounts his struggles with eating disorders, substance abuse, and mental illness. Read full book review >

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MONOGRAPH BY CHRIS WARE by Chris Ware
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 2017

"This collection has a last-word feel to it, offering a delightful summation of a fruitful and very busy last few decades. Fans, of course, will want much more, but this makes a great start."
The noted artist, collector, and visionary offers a personal anthology/memoir, complete with junior high photos and memories of the cul-de-sacs of Omaha. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2004

"Solid stuff with few surprises: a think-tankish collection, important for those thinking or rethinking US-Europe relations in that context."
Four years of Bush, the Iraq war, and a strengthening European Union have added a few extra oceans' worth of distance between the US and Europe. Is that to be called drift, or schism? Read full book review >

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SHE CAME FROM AFAR by Courtney B. Lindberg
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 13, 2017

"An edifying look at adoption, parenting, and faith."
An American mother recalls the arduous process of adopting a child from Ethiopia. Read full book review >

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THE END OF THE RAINY SEASON by Marian E. Lindberg
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 14, 2015

"Earnest and convoluted, Lindberg's story awards patient, adventurous readers."
The shadowy disappearance of the author's grandfather into the jungles of Brazil spurs a literary and emotional investigation. Read full book review >

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WHERE'S THE BIG DIPPER? by Sidney Rosen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 12, 1996

"Full- color photographs and playful illustrations add to the sense of fun and exploration that permeates the book, with its often delightful, always accessible explanations of the night sky. (glossary) (Picture book. 5-8)"
Readers begin their journey through the galaxy first by identifying the Big Dipper, then by finding other constellations in the sky. Read full book review >

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CHELSEA MARTIN TURNS GREEN by Becky Thoman Lindberg
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 1993

"EWSLUGp1991. (Fiction. 7-9)"
Not only does Chelsea color her face with what turns out to be an indelible magic marker for a St. Read full book review >

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SPEAK UP, CHELSEA MARTIN! by Becky Thoman Lindberg
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1991

Third-grader Chelsea's divorced mother has always told her to stand up for herself, but Chelsea has found it easier to let others take charge; however, now it's time for action. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

"Deep, introspective and somber, this is by far Lindberg's most personal book to date."
A prolific Chicagoan journalist climbs his family tree. Read full book review >