Search Results: "Deb Lund"


BOOK REVIEW

DINOSOARING by Deb Lund
by Deb Lund, illustrated by Howard Fine
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 19, 2012

"Dinosaur fans, or anyone who enjoys horseplay on a humongous scale, will happily welcome back these gargantuan goofs. (Picture book. 6-8)"
Dinos take to the air in the latest joyride from the creators of Dinosailors (2003) and All Aboard the Dinotrain (2006). Read full book review >

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MONSTERS ON MACHINES by Deb Lund
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2008

"Well-timed for Halloween, but with no specific mention of the holiday, it can be used—and will be enthusiastically welcomed—year-round. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A beastly construction crew erects a behemoth of a building, in verse! Read full book review >

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TELL ME MY STORY, MAMA by Deb Lund
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2004

"Warm-hearted and compassionate, this tale is ideal for sharing with expectant siblings, who will appreciate this subtle reminder of their own individuality. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Awaiting the arrival of her sibling, a young toddler is regaled with tales of the story regarding her own birth. Read full book review >

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DINOSAILORS by Deb Lund
by Deb Lund, illustrated by Howard Fine
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2003

"Readers will happily go along for the ride. (Picture book. 7-9)"
Expect dino fans to roar with approval as a crew of huge, toothy saurians thunders up the gangplank, ready to set sail for an exhilarating dino-cruise. Read full book review >

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ALL ABOARD THE DINOTRAIN by Deb Lund
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2006

"This dinobook is definitely on the right track. (Picture book. 3-6)"
In this hilarious new brouhaha, the prehistoric gang of Dinosailors (2003) return as train hoppers. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 9, 2012

"Moving stories of one woman's life that renewed her faith in friendship and in God."
An emotionally charged friendship shared epistolary-style. Read full book review >

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WANTED—DEB OR ALIVE by Laurie Moore
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 20, 2011

"Less a mystery than a buddy adventure, the second in this series will please those enamored of Dainty's disasters, so long as they don't mind the high body count."
Debutante Dainty Prescott (Deb on Arrival—Live at Five, 2010, etc.) goes south of the border. Read full book review >

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DAWN OF THE DEB by Laurie Moore
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 9, 2015

"Forget plots and subplots. Moore (Deb on Air—Live At Five, 2013, etc.) has so much going on that readers may have to take notes."
A debutante finds herself responsible for handling a mishmash of potential disasters. Read full book review >

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DEB ON ARRIVAL--LIVE AT FIVE by Laurie Moore
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 15, 2010

"Though Moore (Woman Strangled—News at Ten, 2009, etc.) doesn't write well enough to maintain her heroine's distinctive voice while she juggles her riotously complicated life, it's impossible to not get wrapped up in her debutante's debut."
Introducing Dallas's Debutante Detective Agency, which deals in minor mysteries and major sass. Read full book review >

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DEB ON AIR—LIVE AT FIVE by Laurie Moore
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 17, 2013

"In spite of being saddled with a nightmare family, Dainty performs admirably amid a sea of suspects."
A debutante detective must resolve her boss' troubles to keep her job. Read full book review >

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EXCELSIOR HOUSE by Lance Lund
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 4, 2013

"A vast, ambitious and highly personal portrait of an often forgotten demographic, rendered with attention and sensitivity."
In Lund's debut novel, the streets aren't a safe place for anyone to live—especially not a kid. Read full book review >

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BEAR AND SQUIRREL ARE FRIENDS...YES, REALLY! by Deb Pilutti
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 15, 2015

"A nifty, expectation-defying read-aloud. (Picture book. 4-8) "
They might look very different, but Bear and Squirrel are friends. Read full book review >