Search Results: "Deborah A. Forrest"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 3, 2013

"A heartwarming, educational guide for the afflicted, their loved ones and the intellectually curious."
An illuminating new way of understanding and coping with a loved one who suffers from dementia. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE DRAGON'S LEGACY by Deborah A. Wolf
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 4, 2017

"Wolf writes for a big screen: the smaller, human moments struggle for room to breathe."
Characters spread across three continents prepare for war and cataclysm in Wolf's debut novel, the first part of a trilogy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Jan. 1, 1997

"This excellent, thoughtful book will focus readers on the Constitution and how it continues to protect Americans' rights. (b&w photos, notes, glossary, further reading, index) (Nonfiction. 11+)"
In the Landmark Supreme Court Cases series, a clear, concise look at the rather difficult legal concept known as the exclusionary rule in law. Read full book review >

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BAD INDIANS by Deborah A. Miranda
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 2013

"A searing indictment of the ravages of the past and a hopeful look at the courage to confront and overcome them."
Miranda (English/Washington and Lee Univ.; The Zen of La Llorona, 2005, etc.) blends narrative, poetry, photos, anthropological recordings and more into a mosaic of memory of her own life and that of her people, the California Indians. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 2014

"If Cohen's book can get more obese people onboard that aforementioned bus, perhaps the conversation can finally move forward."
What can be done about "the public health crisis of our time"? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ICING ON THE CAKE by Deborah A. Levine
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 22, 2015

"A fast-paced, cheery read that deliciously navigates the ups and downs of turning 13. (Fiction. 9-13) "
All Liza wants is a low-key 13th birthday party with her two best friends, but her grandmother decides she needs a big, fancy party. Read full book review >

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NAMEDROPPER by Emma Forrest
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2000

"The antic Viva is fine in small doses, but the worldly-wise Viva who struggles to the kinds of realizations actual kids have before they're well into their teens, is a little hard to take."
A punk London schoolgirl discovers some of the many things she doesn't know about life and love in a snappy first novel that's meant to tug at your heartstrings too. Read full book review >

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DEBORAH WILLIS
by Megan Labrise

Don’t be afraid of The Dark and Other Love Stories but be warned: Deborah Willis’s delectable fictions aren’t amorous confections.

“I think that title is a bit misleading—actually, I know it is,” says Willis, by phone from home in Calgary. “A lot of people, when I tell them the title say, That sounds so lovely! I can’t wait!” ...


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