Search Results: "Dee Mosier"


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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 >

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DEE DEE AND ME by Amy Schwartz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2013

"Bright and captivating, this new take on sibling relations is a needed tale for all. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Schwartz examines sibling power dynamics in this humorous and ultimately empowering tale. Read full book review >

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TWEEDLE DEE DEE by Charlotte Voake
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 2008

With quick, sketchy strokes of pen and brush, Voake creates a massive tree with birds and squirrels in the branches and two children setting up a picnic below as a setting for her lightly reworked version of the cumulative folksong most commonly called "The Green Grass Grew All Around." Read full book review >

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JOEY DEE GETS WISE by Louisa Ermelino
Released: Jan. 7, 1990

Cool, brash, but familiar first novel—set on the mob-dominated streets of Little Italy—that's noteworthy for avoiding a romanticizing of the criminals. Read full book review >

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AMY CHELSEA STACIE DEE by Mary G. Thompson
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 11, 2016

"An intelligent, tense psychological drama. (Fiction. 13-18)"
A kidnapped girl returns home after six years. Read full book review >

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LITTLE DEE AND THE PENGUIN by Christopher Baldwin
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 5, 2016

"A must-read for all would-be adventurers. (Graphic fantasy. 8-12)"
A fun-filled, zany story with a serious message about belonging. Read full book review >

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THE DISSOLUTION OF NICHOLAS DEE by Matthew Stadler
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 2, 1993

"Homoeroticism provides the only heat in Stadler's second novel—a curious but fitful tale in which pages from the score of Purcell's The Tempest appear: a sop to intertextuality that seems mostly pretentious."
As lyrical at times as its predecessor Landscape: Memory (1990), Stadler's latest is also a more ambitious undertaking—but this slurry of historical sleuthing, musical fantasy, and personal discovery ultimately overreaches itself. Read full book review >

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TRAIN I RIDE by Paul Mosier
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 24, 2017

"A harrowing, moving, immersive, and ultimately uplifting debut novel. (Fiction. 11-16)"
Rydr, as she calls herself, is trying to put a brave face on a journey that feels much like doom. Read full book review >

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BREAKFAST AT TULI'S by Paul Mosier
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 29, 2013

"An uneven novel about a troubled woman.
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In Mosier's debut novel, a young man and woman find unlikely love in New York City. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 2011

"Lifestyle change chronicled in motivational, non-coercive language."
Healthy-lifestyle expert seeks to balance the mind and body in this solid debut. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 3, 2001

"A necessary addition to any serious collection of military or WWI history."
A compelling and novel reassessment of WWI military history. Read full book review >