Search Results: "Ella March Chase"


BOOK REVIEW

FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 2, 2011

"Each sister's story reveals the competing desires that both invite love and provoke jealousy."
Amid the turmoil of the final days of King Edward's reign, who will succeed to the throne? Read full book review >

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THE QUEEN'S DWARF by Ella March Chase
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 21, 2014

"Rich in detail and brimming with intriguing characters, Chase's novel will please fans of historical fiction, although the lack of romance may disappoint some."
Once, Jeffrey played the Fairy King in the marketplace, playacting to earn money for his starving family. But now, his father has sold him to the Duke of Buckingham, and Jeffrey will soon find that the 17th-century Stuart Court is much trickier. Read full book review >

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A LITTLE NIGHT MAGIC by Lucy March
Released: Feb. 1, 2012

"Although Olivia's fierce refusal to succumb to common sense is at times exasperating, March's story is original, funny and much more satisfying than the standard girl-meets-boy story."
Readers will find themselves charmed by the quirky inhabitants of Nodaway Falls and the little bit of magic that comes their way in March's novel. Read full book review >

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DREAMWEAVER TRAIL by Emily March
ROMANCE
Released: May 27, 2014

"Smoothly written, with appealing characters and an engaging storyline, this will surely be a winner with romance fans."
After a professional tragedy, Gabi Romano can't decide what to do next and escapes winter in Eternity Springs, Colo., for a temporary dogsitting job in the Caribbean. Read full book review >

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AN UNEASY ALLIANCE by JD March
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 9, 2015

"Strictly for die-hard fans who won't mind that even the shootouts are rushed and muddled."
Gunslinger Johnny Fierro's rebirth as John Sinclair, son of a New Mexico rancher, is complete. Or is it? Read full book review >

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THAT TOUCH OF MAGIC by Lucy March
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 28, 2014

"Touching, sexy and enchanting."
Despite the potential dangers of magic, recently laid-off librarian Stacy Easter starts mixing potions for income, and when her ex Leo North comes back to town, she takes a potion herself—opening her town and herself to an evil and destructive dark magic. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HUDSON HATES SCHOOL by Ella  Hudson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"It's no wonder that Hudson hates school, and it's hard to see how readers will feel any different. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Hudson has many interests, but school is a misery for him until he learns to work with his dyslexia. Read full book review >

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THE MERYL STREEP MOVIE CLUB by Mia March
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 19, 2012

"A heartwarming, spirit-lifting read just in time for beach season."
When Lolly Weller summons her daughter and nieces home to The Three Captains' Inn, her announcement that she has been diagnosed with cancer is just one of many life-changing secrets to be told. Read full book review >

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IN THE SAVANNAH by Ella Bailey
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2015

"A sweet ecosystem introduction for preschoolers, the first of a promising series. (Picture book. 2-5)"
The African savanna, home of a tiny lion cub, is full of intriguing wildlife. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HOW TO BAKE A BOOK by Ella Burfoot
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 7, 2014

"As the trend of picture books praising the codex continues, few will match the light tone, originality and quirkiness of this one. (Picture book. 2-7)"
Clever text and mixed-media artwork use the procedure of baking a cake as an obvious, comical metaphor for the process of creating a book. Read full book review >

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IN THE ANTARCTIC by Ella Bailey
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 12, 2016

"An appealing introduction to Antarctica that appropriately fosters a child's sense of wonder without adding a layer of worry about its future. (Informational picture book. 2-5)"
After a last breakfast with her parents on a frozen coast, a young Adélie penguin spends a long summer feeding in the cold ocean, followed by an even longer dark winter resting on the ice until the sun rises the following spring. Read full book review >

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STRANGERS IN THE LAND OF EGYPT by Stephen March
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2009

"Earnest but deeply flawed, and saccharine when it's not overstuffed."
March (Catbird, 2006, etc.) shows a Southern teenager getting a few lessons in tolerance after he's caught vandalizing a synagogue. Read full book review >