Search Results: "Courtney Allison Moulton"


BOOK REVIEW

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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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 >

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THIS IS NOT A TEST by Courtney Summers
Released: June 1, 2012

"Unusual and absorbing. (Paranormal suspense. 12 & up)"
A girl wants to commit suicide, but she's caught in the zombie apocalypse with a group that's trying to survive in this intriguing psychological thriller. Read full book review >

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CHLOE ON THE BRIGHT SIDE by Courtney Sheinmel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2016

"On the bright side, maybe things will get better for Chloe and her readers in the next installment. (Fiction. 8-11)"
Determined to find new best friends in her new school, fifth-grader Chloe Silver makes mistakes, but her essential kindness helps her out. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: May 1, 1992

"And Parker's prose can be just as cloying. (Forty photographs- -not seen.)"
Parker, a Natchez, Mississippi, caterer and eye-batting food writer, is aware that Southern cooking currently ranks high in both fashion points and nutritional no-nos; hence, her attempt to devise more healthful versions of traditional foods and dishes. Read full book review >

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GRASS, SOIL, HOPE by Courtney White
NON-FICTION
Released: June 10, 2014

"An inspiring can-do approach to the threat of global warming."
White (Revolution on the Range: The Rise of a New Ranch in the American West, 2008 etc.) shows how taking measures to increase the carbon content of the soil can help mitigate global warming. Read full book review >

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SHUTTER by Courtney Alameda
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 3, 2015

"A page-turner for thriller fans. (Horror. 13-18)"
Horror grips San Francisco when a murderous ghost eludes the Helsing Corps, a famed band of monster hunters. Read full book review >

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SOME GIRLS ARE by Courtney Summers
FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 2010

"Powerful and compelling. (Fiction. YA)"
The familiar plot of a girl facing social exile after a near-rape at a party takes on a brutal twist. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: June 8, 2010

"A miss. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Two uninspired novels bound together in one feature Sophie and Katie, sixth-grade girls who have been assigned to each other as pen pals. Read full book review >

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POSITIVELY by Courtney Sheinmel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 15, 2009

"This is a book that fulfills a specific need, but its overall flaws make it unlikely to be passed from reader to reader and gain a following. (Fiction. 9-14)"
HIV-positive Emmy has to put her life back together when her mother dies of AIDS. Read full book review >