Search Results: "Edward Eriksson"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Oct. 15, 2012

"A raunchy, epic journey as a man discovers he can be a hero in an unlikely way."
A zany tale of far-fetched adventures on a tropical island. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Still Small Voice of Jesus by Maggie Eriksson
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 30, 2015

"A joyful assertion of the rewards of a one-to-one relationship with Jesus Christ."
A series of reflections on the nature of Christian faith. Read full book review >

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THE HAND THAT TREMBLES by Kjell Eriksson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 2, 2011

"Though particulars of local history and culture might baffle some readers, the depth of character and a narrative tapestry that becomes clear in small, disconnected pieces make for a challenging and rewarding mystery."
The disappearance of a small-town politician masks dark secrets and triggers a series of further crimes. Read full book review >

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STONE COFFIN by Kjell Eriksson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 22, 2016

"Eriksson's seventh (Black Lies, Red Blood, 2015, etc.) is full of twists, three-dimensional characters, quiet authority, and heart."
When a speeding car kills a young mother and daughter, complications indicate much more than a simple hit-and-run. Read full book review >

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A CRASH COURSE FOR MOLLY by Eva Eriksson
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 3, 2005

"A quirky, winsome crash course for aspiring cyclists. (Picture book. 5-7)"
As the title suggests, Molly (Molly Goes Shopping, 2003) is learning to ride a bicycle the hard way. Read full book review >

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MOLLY GOES SHOPPING by Eva Eriksson
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 14, 2003

"Molly's no angel, but Grandma loves her and sympathetic readers will, too. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Molly, the moon-headed pig, is feeling a little smug when Grandma suggests she run to the store for a bag of beans. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: May 15, 2016

"An engrossing episode, infused with magic and with moments light and dark as well as lots of small furry animals. (Illustrated fantasy. 5-10)"
The gruff but large-hearted Scandinavian gnome usually associated with Yuletide takes an offseason turn when a summer storm brings a company of homeless woodland creatures to his door. Read full book review >

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WATCH OUT FOR THE CROCODILE by Lisa Moroni
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2014

"An evocative nod to the power of lateral thinking and flights of fancy. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A redheaded pixie takes to the woods with her father in hopes of seeing cavemen and other wild things. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TIM'S BIG MOVE by Anke Wagner
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"A fresh, comforting take on a familiar theme. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Will new friends mean that Pico will no longer be Tim's "best cuddle buddy"? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SEE YOU WHEN I SEE YOU by Rose Lagercrantz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"A story about making life whole—that's also really funny. (Fiction. 5-8)"
The fifth installment in the Swedish early chapter series featuring Dani, a young white girl. Read full book review >

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THE PRINCESS OF BURUNDI by Kjell Eriksson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 6, 2006

"Subtle characters and precise prose will keep readers interested until the surprising solution. Erikkson (The Illuminated Path, 1999, not reviewed, etc.) won the award for Best Swedish Crime Novel, and deservedly so."
The murder of a young father baffles police and upsets many in the sleepy town where he lived. Read full book review >