Search Results: "Cynthia Leeds Friedlander"


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BREASTLESS INTIMACY by Cynthia Leeds  Friedlander
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 27, 2013

"An illuminating collection of writing that's full of introspection and emotional transcendence."
Friedlander's memoir recounts vignettes about the author's life after a bilateral mastectomy. Read full book review >

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Released: Aug. 25, 2009

"Will help those who want to untie their tongues and avoid the hazards of miscommunication."
In this self-professed consolidation of popular communication, assertiveness, career and leadership-training best practices, Friedlander bridges the gap between business and personal communication by offering a synthesized approach that can be used at the office or home. Read full book review >

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CYNTHIA GREGORY DANCES SWAN LAKE by Cynthia Gregory
Released: Oct. 25, 1990

One of the great contemporary prima ballerinas describes the tasks and events of a day climaxed by dancing the lead in her favorite ballet. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2006

"First of an intended series about Violet that will, no doubt, continue the pious messages. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Three adorable kittens are born in a kitchen pantry. Read full book review >

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THE SILVER CUP by Constance Leeds
FICTION
Released: April 1, 2007

"Seasons change and friendship grows, and Anna's story becomes one of courage, kindness and hope in her corner of the medieval world. (author's note, historical note, glossary, foreign phrases) (Fiction. 12+)"
Fifteen-year-old Anna lives in a small German village in 1095, a year that will bring great changes. Read full book review >

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Released: May 11, 2011

"A thoughtful book that could actually save employers some serious money."
Putting a positive spin on workers' compensation. Read full book review >

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THE UNFORTUNATE SON by Constance Leeds
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 14, 2012

"Engaging from the very first page, this is one work of historical fiction that will have even readers who prefer fantasy clamoring for a sequel. (Historical fiction. 9-12)"
The nature of luck, fortune and fate is dissected and reexamined over the course of this outstanding novel. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 11, 1995

"Nazism and of the Holocaust. (History Book Club selection)"
An exhaustively researched account of the ``opening act of Nazi genocide'': the murder of approximately 70,000 physically and mentally handicapped German citizens. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 26, 2016

"A book that will be useful for employers who are truly interested in improving worker productivity and company profits."
A workers' compensation consultant interviews business executives, lawyers, and others to show employers how to boost worker safety and the bottom line. Read full book review >

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IF THE RAINDROPS UNITED by Judah Friedlander
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 27, 2015

"A more-misses-than-hits collection that will likely find a home in bathroom-reading bins."
A comedian presents a series of drawings and cartoons, most of which "are comedy. But some are serious. Or just weird." Read full book review >