Search Results: "Corey Finkle"


BOOK REVIEW

COREY TO THE RESCUE! by Meg Kimball
Released: Nov. 14, 2013

"Briskly paced, humorous and warm; an enjoyable but somewhat predictable read."
A seventh-grade girl writes an advice column for the school newspaper in this YA novel. Read full book review >

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THE LEGEND OF MOMOTARO by Corey Finkle
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 2, 2012

"A fine version, formal but never stiff, and seamless both in presentation and software design. (iPad storybook app. 7-10)"
With help from a trio of squabbling animals a young boy born from a giant peach takes on a squad of ogres in this unusually elegant rendition of the popular Japanese folktale. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 16, 2013

"Mostly fun campfire ghost stories marred by pseudo-scientific babble and a self-conscious rock-star attitude."
Slipknot singer sees dead people. Read full book review >

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Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"A fairly conventional self-improvement outline with an intriguing poetic twist."
A self-help guide that offers a lifestyle plan based on a 118-year-old poem. Read full book review >

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WAR PLAY by Corey Mead
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 17, 2013

"Readers will learn something they didn't realize it was important to know."
A surprisingly profound little book about the rise of the "military-entertainment complex" in the wake of America's wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. Read full book review >

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BE A MAN FERGOD SAKE by Del Corey
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 19, 2012

"An often engaging military novel that's best suited for an older audience seeking a sweet taste of the good old days."
Corey's debut novel follows a young soldier's sentimental journey to manhood. Read full book review >

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EXPLORING J.R.R. TOLKIEN'S <i>THE HOBBIT</i> by Corey Olsen
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 18, 2012

"Tolkien's roads, it seems, go ever, ever on, but with as amiable and knowledgeable a guide as Olsen, the weather remains fine and the journey sweet."
A journey across Middle-earth with an English teacher. Read full book review >

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Nani's Tale by Corey Fair
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 17, 2016

"A taut and rewarding tale about a young girl's frightening life and last-minute rescue.
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A little girl struggles to find love and salvation against terrifying odds in this debut novel. Read full book review >

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Walking The Crooked Path by Corey King
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 23, 2014

"An engrossing, informative read for anyone intrigued by the concept of finding peace and happiness while in the grips of terminal illness."
Using clever commentary and realistic reassurance, King's comforting memoir details his struggle with early-onset Parkinson's disease. Read full book review >

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FEAR by Corey Robin
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"A worthy, if gloomy, contribution to the political-philosophical literature."
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself—and the uses to which the powers that be are putting that fear. Read full book review >