Search Results: "Dee Alimi"


BOOK REVIEW

Sleeping With The Secret Burden by Dee Alimi
Released: March 12, 2013

"An intriguing collection about overcoming obstacles and finding inner peace, but one that might have benefited from a stronger edit."
Alimi's debut poetry collection marks the milestones of an emotional journey of self-exploration across Europe and Africa. Read full book review >

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JUST ANOTHER DAY IN MY INSANELY REAL LIFE by Barbara Dee
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2006

"Overly familiar and uneven. (Fiction. 10-14)"
Cassie's (12) life is turned upside down when her father moves out, leaving the family struggling to keep everything as normal as possible. Read full book review >

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A MATCH MADE ON MADISON by Dee Davis
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 15, 2007

"A trite tale from Davis (Eye of the Storm, 2006, etc.), devoid of romance and wit."
New York City matchmaker sets her sights on an elusive bachelor. Read full book review >

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THE WAY TO BRIGHT STAR by Dee Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 26, 1998

"Still, this is a sweet-natured, vigorous, colorful entertainment, and a compelling portrait of the frontier."
An amiable, rather autumnal novel about the coming-of-age of an orphan during the Civil War, by a prolific western historian (The American West, 1994) and novelist (Conspiracy of Knaves, 1987, etc.). Read full book review >

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THE BIG TINY by Dee Williams
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 22, 2014

"A lightweight curiosity that will find sympathy with readers frustrated with the conventional rat race."
His was 150 square feet and hers was 84, but Henry David Thoreau and newcomer Williams find significant common ground in their little abodes. Read full book review >

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PALLADIO by Jonathan Dee
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 15, 2002

"While it's much more than a love story, Palladio is chiefly about love. Heartache, though, is the true coin in this realm."
Two separated lovers are set on a collision course, in a trenchant fourth novel by the author of, most recently, St. Famous (1996). Read full book review >

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THE LOCALS by Jonathan Dee
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 8, 2017

"An absorbing panorama of small-town life and a study of democracy in miniature, with both the people and their polity facing real and particular contemporary pressures."
The residents of a small town in the Berkshires have their world overturned by a billionaire in their midst. Read full book review >

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FINANCIAL STRAIGHT TALK by Dee Mosier
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 7, 2010

"As an abbreviated guide, Mosier's work won't replace a more comprehensive discussion of the necessary financial preparations for retirement, but it's an excellent starting point."
A solid overview of financial strategies for retirement. Read full book review >