Search Results: "Darcie Edgemon"


BOOK REVIEW

SEAMORE, THE VERY FORGETFUL PORPOISE by Darcie Edgemon
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2008

"The matter-of-fact storyline is picked out with clever corniness, while the illustrations bring touches of tropical color to the otherwise soft-hued canvases as they pump every ounce of drollery out of the text. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Take a sweet and innocent story, twist it with a little surrealism, unleash Seibold's Never-Never-Land artwork upon it and—say presto!—you will have a celebration of the passing strange that refuses to grow old. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE MILL RIVER REDEMPTION by Darcie Chan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 26, 2014

"Readers looking for a feel-good book about small towns and family bonds won't be disappointed by Chan's latest."
Estranged sisters try to work together to earn their inheritance in this novel from Chan (The Mill River Recluse, 2011).Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE PROMISE OF HOME by Darcie Chan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 4, 2015

"A light-handed affirmation of the power of love, faith, and community."
A collection of Mill River residents experiences heartache and triumph as the McAllister mansion is renovated into a bed-and-breakfast. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE MILL RIVER RECLUSE by Darcie Chan
Released: May 18, 2011

"A comforting book about the random acts of kindness that hold communities together.

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The hardworking people of a small Vermont town are on the receiving end of a benefactress' goodwill. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 28, 2008

"Interesting, long-repressed tales from a humble man relieved not to 'have to remember anymore.'"
A veteran remembers his small part in great events of the Pacific War. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GANWOLD'S CHILD by Diann Thornley
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: May 1, 1995

"Maybe."
In the far future, a power struggle between the unified Worlds and the Dominion has resulted in a stalemate. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHAT I DID FOR ROMAN by Pam Conrad
Released: April 1, 1987

"Darcie's final escape from what has become an evil spell is heart-stopping."
Darcie, 16, seeks her father, Paul, and is befriended by handsome, intriguing Roman during a summer that climaxes with a startling tragedy. Read full book review >