Search Results: "David Wild"


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EVERYBODY'S BROTHER by CeeLo Green
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 10, 2013

"An 'only in America' story with Horatio Alger as a rapper and neo-soul singer."
An entertaining memoir that captures the voice of an artist who hasn't necessarily accomplished enough to warrant the telling of his life story. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 15, 2008

"A book-length press release."
Longtime fan presents a not-so-compelling case for the singer-songwriter's musical genius. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"Both sentimental and inspirational—for fans only."
With the assistance of Rolling Stone contributing editor Wild (He Is…I Say: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Neil Diamond, 2008, etc.), country-music sensation Paisley pridefully shares his thoughts and thanks on a charmed "life in progress." Read full book review >

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DAVID OWEN
by Alex Layman

The American West has long been a place of myth and wonder, of dramatic canyons, mesas, and mountain ranges. These dramatic landscapes have wooed Americans for centuries, and The New Yorker’s David Owen isn’t immune to its siren song. Though Owen has lived in Connecticut for most of his adult life, he spent the summers of his youth in ...


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DAVID SAMUEL LEVINSON
by James McDonald

“I'm just furious,” David Samuel Levinson says, agitation lending his voice both energy and an edge. “I'm furious that we have to talk about this in 2017.” It was less than a month into the new administration when we discussed his novel, Tell Me How This Ends Well, and the dangerous implications for minority groups of ...


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LOVE YA
by Bobbi Dumas

Hi friends!

I don’t read a lot of Young Adult/New Adult books, but I’ve become a fan of Huntley Fitzpatrick.

I think I’ve read all of her books now (and hope a new one is coming out soon!).

I just finished What I Thought Was True, and I invite you all to read it!

Sometimes, with YA, I feel ...


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DAVID GARROW
by Gregory McNamee

Barack Obama has been portrayed as being many things over his life and political career. Some have thought him flippant, coasting by on charm and glibness. Others have thought him suspect. Admirers and detractors both have found him aloof, though very few have doubted the fact of his formidable intelligence.

And admirers and detractors alike have also found Barack Obama ...


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A READING YEAR: SOMETIMES A CHANGE OF PERSPECTIVE IS USEFUL
by J. Kingston Pierce

Last December, after posting my “favorite crime novels of 2015” list, I put together a rather different assessment of the year’s new offerings in this genre. Rather than confine myself to picking 10 books (all released in the United States) that I judged to have been particularly well-written and memorable—a traditional and potentially valuable, but admittedly limiting exercise—I expanded my ...


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START YOUR READING YEAR OFF RIGHT WITH JANUARY'S BEST SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY BOOKS
by John DeNardo

Another year of reading begins! What better way to start it off than with books that will stretch your imagination? This month's selection of the best science fiction and fantasy reads offers sword and sorcery, eldritch horrors, a richly-imagined forest world, deals with the Devil in the Old West, espionage across parallel worlds, and a 25th Century whodunit ...


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BOOK REVIEW

FIREFIGHT by K. Wild
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2009

"Rather than sizzling, this work barely simmers. (Science fiction. 9-12)"
Super-powered teen follows video meme to dragon cult. Read full book review >

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ONE NIGHT by Margaret Wild
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 11, 2004

"Poetry sequence or novel—it fails either way. (Fiction. YA)"
A confused novel-in-verse explores the personalities of four archetypical high-school students and the consequences of one-night flings. Read full book review >

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WILD IDEAS by Cathy Wild
Released: Feb. 7, 2017

"An engaging road map for artistic expression that successfully explores the necessary routes while supporting those who are taking the trip."
A debut self-help guide offers an introspective and encouraging analysis of the creative process. Read full book review >