Search Results: "Daniel G. Amen"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 12, 2013

"Although most of the information is common knowledge, Amen's easy-to-follow instructions will aid readers in retaining and implementing the information."
A handbook for better health in women. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 14, 2012

"Just reading Amen's book will probably improve your brain, though his commonsensical advice suggests you can do plenty more."
Clinical neuroscientist and public-broadcasting favorite Amen (The Amen Solution, 2011, etc.) updates and sharpens his program for shaping a healthy brain. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 20, 2009

"An inspiring story for young people who may be facing similar problems, rendered in charming, self-deprecating humor."
A witty memoir about living with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Read full book review >

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DANIEL by Henning Mankell
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2010

"An ambitious, flawed but compelling addition to the Mankell canon."
A haunting novel by the Swedish mystery master, one that proceeds from the indelible to the inscrutable. Read full book review >

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G. by John Berger
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 8, 1972

"Ultimately (and ignoring the common reader whom it will defeat) it is an arresting, inordinately vital, impersonal, and remarkable work."
G. as anonymously archetypal as the use of the initial suggests, is the novel or rather anti-novel of the prominent British art critic and Marxist humanist. Read full book review >

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G-SPOT by Noire
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 25, 2005

"Raunchy and rough, but it moves."
Payback time for a good girl gone bad. Read full book review >

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G-REX by Teri Daniels
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

"The story isn't messy like life, it is just aimless, and Pearson's artwork is too frail a scaffolding to give this shapeless narrative any structure. (Picture book. 5-8)"
A little brother gets a chance to be as teasing and bullyish as his big brother in this bit of purposeless wish-fulfillment. Read full book review >

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AMEN CORNER by Rick Shefchik
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 9, 2007

"The straight-ahead crime plot works best as a MacGuffin for a fact-packed roman à clef about a singular American institution."
Multiple murders at the Masters golf tournament, in sportswriter Shefchik's fiction debut. Read full book review >

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AMEN! HALLELUJAH! by Dale Wells
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 28, 2016

"A historically astute approach to unearthing the meaning of the Bible."
A new reading of the Book of Revelation that draws its interpretive principles from the work's historical context. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 3, 1992

"An intriguing study of a central figure in the American imagination. (Eight pages of b&w photographs—not seen.)"
Daniel Boone's name has been synonymous with the American frontier ever since a highly colored narrative of his exploits appeared in John Filson's Kentucke (1784)—when Boone was still alive. Read full book review >