Search Results: "Dawn Meehan"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 5, 2011

"Family Circus meets The Simpsons."
Frolicking adventures of an award-winning mommy blogger whose humorous kid story sold a baseball on eBay for $1,125.00 and launched her Internet career. Read full book review >

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STORMY WEATHER by Michael Meehan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2001

"Another unusual and original novel from Down Under."
This lively and increasingly engrossing second novel from the Australian author of The Salt of Broken Tears (2001) reinvents Shakespeare's The Tempest as the story of a traveling vaudeville troupe's impact on a remote northwestern backwater. Read full book review >

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IVY’S EVER AFTER by Dawn Lairamore
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 15, 2010

"Evenly paced with humor to match, this fractured fairy tale will delight tween readers. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
The Reluctant Dragon meets Ella Enchanted in this lighthearted adventure debut. Read full book review >

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NICOLE'S NEW FRIEND by Dawn Brotherton
CHILDREN'S

"An unevenly written, message-heavy story of sports and friendship."
Young softball players get lessons in sportsmanship in the third book in Brotherton's (Margie Makes A Difference, 2017, etc.) middle-grade series.Read full book review >

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BLOOD FATHER by Tessa Dawn
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 12, 2014

"Love letter to Blood Curse fans, but new readers are invited, too."
In the sixth volume of Dawn's Blood Curse series, the Silivasi brothers learn the whereabouts of their father. Read full book review >

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HANNAH’S WINTER by Kierin Meehan
FICTION
Released: March 1, 2009

"A fine fantasy debut (first published in Australia in 2001). (author's note) (Fantasy. 10 & up)"
Twelve-year-old Australian Hannah has been sent to spend the winter with Japanese family friends in Kanazawa so she can improve her ability to speak the language. Read full book review >

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Lifethreat by B.J. Meehan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 28, 2016

"A skillfully rendered but overly ambitious medical thriller."
A mysterious disease is gradually sterilizing men, and a federal health worker struggles to find out why in this debut novel. Read full book review >

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THE SALT OF BROKEN TEARS by Michael Meehan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2001

"A bold, stylized debut that doesn't always work, yet is mainly compelling."
A first novel from Australian author Meehan, whose young protagonist, like a Cormac McCarthy boy, is compelled by enormous emotional confusion to undertake a perilous journey that pits him against nature for survival. Read full book review >