Search Results: "Courtney Allison Moulton"


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SHADOWS IN THE SILENCE by Courtney Allison Moulton
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 29, 2013

"Of a piece with the rest of the angel books—fans will be happy. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
This conclusion of the Angelfire trilogy takes readers to Armageddon. Read full book review >

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ANGELFIRE by Courtney Allison Moulton
Released: March 1, 2011

"Yes, the teen appetite for the formulaic appears bottomless and angels are the new vampire, but this one never rises above mediocre. (Paranormal romance. YA)"
Spoiled rich girl discovers she has a destiny to kill demons and maybe prevent Armageddon. Read full book review >

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Released: Feb. 14, 2012

"For dedicated fans only, and with more coming. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
After many reincarnations, the Archangel Gabriel has emerged as a spoiled, wealthy, 17-year-old fashion-addicted girl who fights demons. The combination does not convince. Read full book review >

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COURTNEY by John Burningham
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 1994

"Witty, well told, and superbly illustrated. (Picture book. 4-8)"
One of Britain's most thoughtful and creative picture-book makers gives a familiar scenario his own inimitable spin. Read full book review >

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ALLISON by Allen Say
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 1997

"He addresses the dark side of an adoptive child's feelings carefully, and while the resolution is a bit convenient (and may require interpretation for younger children), it still carries truth. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Say's trademark nuanced and limpid watercolors convey and complete the emotional resonance of this adoption story. Read full book review >

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FIND COURTNEY by Melissa Clark
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"Like a practiced spider, Clark (Devlyn, not reviewed) spins a surprisingly tensile web from the slenderest threads possible."
The perfect roommate disappears, leaving behind a perfectly impenetrable mystery. Read full book review >

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ALLISON HEWITT IS TRAPPED by Madeleine Roux
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 1, 2011

"A treat for lovers of groaners and roamers with neither enough gore nor pathos to keep casual readers engaged."
A fierce young bookseller blogs the zombie apocalypse in this debut novel from Wisconsin resident Roux. Read full book review >

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The Alienation of Courtney Hoffman by Brady G. Stefani
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 7, 2016

"Chock-full of sharp tonal contrasts, this tale should appeal to readers with a hunger for alien adventure and an understanding of how it feels to be considered crazy."
A debut novel fuses a serious issue—the stigma of mental illness—with sci-fi to chronicle a girl's unusual coming-of-age. Read full book review >

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HAROLD FINDS A VOICE by Courtney Dicmas
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2013

"Children will relate to Harold's struggle of growth and self-acceptance, but as a read-aloud, the sound effects will gleefully trump all. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Harold, a plucky parrot living in Paris, loves to imitate every sound that he hears—but can he find a voice of his own? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SUMMER GIRL by Deborah Moulton
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1992

"Like Jean Thesman's novels, an engrossing read that offers strong characters and real values. (Fiction. 10-14)"
What looks like another kid-with-problem-parents-goes-through- summer-of-change book turns out to be a sensitive picture of a girl countering disruption and death with personal growth. Read full book review >