Search Results: "Edward Kelsey Moore"


BOOK REVIEW

THE SUPREMES AT EARL'S ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT by Edward Kelsey Moore
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 12, 2013

"A novel of strong women, evocative memories and deep friendship."
Well, not Florence, Mary and Diana, but rather three close friends from Plainview, Ind., who, from their adolescence to their maturity, meet to gossip and consolidate their friendship at a local eatery. Read full book review >

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THE SUPREMES SING THE HAPPY HEARTACHE BLUES by Edward Kelsey Moore
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 20, 2017

"This is comfort-food fiction, undemanding and full of Moore's sweet but not saccharine affection for his characters."
The three childhood friends Moore introduced in The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat (2013) are now in their early 60s and facing new challenges. Read full book review >

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SIR FRANCIS DRAKE by Harry Kelsey
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 1998

"A tour de force in every respect, and required reading for American historians and legal scholars, Kerber's new book is stunning. (30 b&w photos) (Author tour)"
A scholarly debut exposing the celebrated 16th-century English seaman, explorer, and early favorite of Queen Elizabeth's for what he truly was: a ruthless pirate, a greedy robber-merchant, and a religious bigot and hypocrite who posed as a devout Christian. Read full book review >

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WHERE SILENCE GATHERS by Kelsey Sutton
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 8, 2014

"The only emotion that will sit with readers this time around is Disappointment. (Paranormal romance. 14-17)"
In the follow-up companion to her daring debut (Some Quiet Place, 2013), Sutton offers readers the same formula: Teenage girl falls in love with a personified emotion she can see but never touch. Read full book review >

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SOME QUIET PLACE by Kelsey Sutton
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 8, 2013

"Chills and goose bumps of the very best kind accompany this haunting, memorable achievement. (Paranormal romance. 14 & up)"
Haunting, chilling and achingly romantic, Sutton's debut novel for teens will keep readers up until the wee hours, unable to tear themselves away from this strange and beautifully crafted story. Read full book review >

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THE LONELY ONES by Kelsey Sutton
Released: April 26, 2016

"There is no excess here. There are no distractions. Fain's story is simply a brilliantly crafted coming-of-age novel that will appeal to the hearts and minds of all readers who have ever felt alone. (Fiction. 12 & up)"
Still reeling from the effects of the recession that has thrown her family into financial turmoil and the loss of her best friend, who moved away, high school student Fain Frederick seeks solace in the only place she can find it: her own imagination. Read full book review >

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WILD IDEAS by Elin Kelsey
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 14, 2015

"Profound and entirely wonderful. (author's note) (Informational picture book. 5-12)"
Finding solutions to sticky problems can be a mind-expanding adventure. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2005

"Kelsey's infectious eagerness and her eye for the kid-friendly detail may have what it takes to convert the most confirmed science-phobes. (glossary, Web sites, index) (Nonfiction. 8-14)"
Despite its rather sensational title, this offering presents many species that are neither strange nor new, but are rather hitherto undiscovered by science. Read full book review >

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GARDENIA by Kelsey Sutton
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 28, 2017

"Ivy's investigation is suspenseful, but the narrative also offers unexpected emotional and philosophical depths that emerge from her musings about the nature of life, death, and personal legacy. (Thriller. 14-18)"
With only a month to live, high school senior Ivy investigates her best friend's murder. Read full book review >

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FIFTY IS NOT A FOUR-LETTER WORD by Linda Kelsey
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 10, 2009

"Episodic and preachy in spots, but Hope's candid, sardonic voice and the author's biting wit elevate the book above the formulaic."
A first novel that offers a uniquely British twist on the erosion of a middle-aged woman's confidence. Read full book review >

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BIG GIRL by Kelsey Miller
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"An anti-diet diet book that offers perhaps too much food for thought."
A hard-core dieter pokes fun at herself and the diet industry while trying to overcome her own food obsessions. Read full book review >