Search Results: "Debbie Geller"


BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ANIMAL BOOGIE by Debbie  Harter
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2000

"A musical score is included. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Part guessing-game and part dance, this rollicking picture book takes readers on a wild safari. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THREE STRIKES, YOU'RE DEAD by Michael R. Geller
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 18, 1992

Former baseball phenom Slots Resnick, now a middle-aged New York shamus, is hired by the Mets' front office to check out the background of Billie Joe Howlett—a Norville, Colorado, college kid they're thinking of signing to a multimillion-dollar contract. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FATAL CONVICTIONS by Shari P. Geller
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 1996

"Fumblingly crude in its handling of the hot-button issue of abuse, but written with all the outrage and primal power of Justice Comix. ($45,000 ad/promo; author tour)"
A lawyer who's worked with sex offenders taps into a deep strain of fantasy in her first novel, about a female vigilante who's going around L.A. executing sex offenders. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SAM & EVA by Debbie Ohi
by Debbie Ohi, illustrated by Debbie Ohi
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 17, 2017

"Expressive, high-spirited one-upkidship via artwork on walls—there's nothing wrong with that. (Picture book. 4-6)"
A power tussle between two kids plays out through mischievous drawings. Read full book review >