Search Results: "Debbie Geller"


BOOK REVIEW

URI GELLER by Jonathan Margolis
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 1999

"An obviously wowed author presents a mostly sympathetic view of the life and times of Uri Geller. (16 photos, not seen)"
A mostly credulous look at the famous Israeli who claims to be able to bend spoons with his mind. Read full book review >

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DEBBIE HARRY SINGS IN FRENCH by Meagan Brothers
FICTION
Released: May 1, 2008

"Teens probably won't mind, however, and will most likely get sucked right in to Johnny's world of punk, strife, curiosity and confusion. (Fiction. YA)"
After a trip to the emergency room occasioned by an adverse drug-alcohol interaction, troubled, Blondie-obsessed Johnny moves from Tampa to South Carolina to stay with his uncle. Read full book review >

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DEBBIE DOESN'T DO IT ANYMORE by Walter Mosley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 13, 2014

"A well-told redemption song about the most unlikely of heroines."
A porn star experiences an epiphany of sorts in the wake of her husband's death. Read full book review >

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TOM, DICK AND DEBBIE HARRY by Jessica Adams
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2002

"The Tasmanian-born author's US debut may not quite know what it wants, but it makes a valiant effort of getting there: Tom, Dick and Debbie Harry should find a respectable following by virtue almost of its name alone."
Goofy goings-on in Tasmania as the aftershocks of a guy's second marriage send tremors through the surrounding characters' lives. Read full book review >

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Released: Oct. 29, 2011

"An unpolished but pleasantly nostalgic memoir."
In this memoir, Geller describes a cross-country trek he took half a century ago and the memorable characters he met along the way. Read full book review >

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WHO'S ON FIRST? by Mark Geller
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 30, 1992

"What he does do is suggest some believable characters with an implied depth that's greater than average for hi-lo fiction, presenting another easily read story that never condescends to its readers. (Fiction. 10-14)"
The author of several easily read yet perceptive novels (What I Heard, 1987, etc.) here simplifies his delivery so much that it undermines his story's possibilities for subtlety or suspense. Read full book review >

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Gennebar Rising by Clint Geller
FICTION & LITERATURE

"An epic fantasy tale set in an ornately crafted universe."
Geller tells the story of a boy whose otherworldly powers may liberate his nation in this debut novel. Read full book review >

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A Little Piece of Me by Stephen A. Geller
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 24, 2014

"Medical drama outweighs interpersonal drama in this affecting debut."
In Geller's debut novel, a husband and wife face tough decisions when doctors diagnose their young son with a rare liver disease. Read full book review >