Search Results: "Ellie James"


BOOK REVIEW

FRAGILE DARKNESS by Ellie James
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Nov. 27, 2012

"Nonetheless, fans of the series will devour this offering and look forward to the promise of additional titles, perhaps ones that crank up the paranormal factor even higher as the powers of other characters are increasingly revealed and explored. (Paranormal mystery. 12 & up)"
The third installment of the Midnight Dragonfly series barrels along at breakneck speed, a paranormal thrill ride from start to finish. Read full book review >

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BROKEN ILLUSIONS by Ellie James
Released: May 8, 2012

"Fans of paranormal thrillers and romances will find plenty to love in this gripping series. (Paranormal mystery. 12 & up)"
With this steamy second installment, the Midnight Dragonfly series continues to sizzle. Read full book review >

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SHATTERED DREAMS by Ellie James
FICTION
Released: Dec. 1, 2011

"There's definitely more to Trinity's story than what is revealed here, and readers will want to find out what it is. Luckily, there is more to come in the Midnight Dragonfly series. (Paranormal mystery. 12 & up)"
Debut author James crafts a sexy, suspenseful paranormal thriller. Read full book review >

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LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD by Ellie Jenkins
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2017

"With about the same amount of effort children can make their own masks from scratch—and act out less-superficial renditions of the stories too. (Novelty/folk tale. 6-8)"
This reworked version of the classic tale keeps everyone uneaten and alive. Read full book review >

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THE LINDEN TREE by Ellie Mathews
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 24, 2007

"For fans of Sarah, Plain and Tall. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Nine-year-old Katy Sue Hanson, an Iowa farm girl in 1948, is accustomed to the cycles of life and death, but nothing prepares her close-knit family for her mother's sudden death from meningitis. Read full book review >

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EVERYBUNNY DANCE! by Ellie Sandall
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 17, 2017

"Foxy fun. (Picture book. 4-7)"
The coast is clear! It's a perfect chance for a colony of bunnies to dance, play, and sing. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RELUCTANTLY CHARMED by Ellie O'Neill
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 17, 2015

"A whimsical but flawed novel."
In this chatty and original debut, a young Irish woman's life is turned upside down when she publishes the cryptic messages left behind by an ancestor. Read full book review >

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Cocoa Bear & Bennie Boy by Ellie Meglio
Released: Nov. 7, 2012

"A delightful children's tale about a dog adapting to change."
In Meglio's debut children's picture book, a 6-year-old dog moves to a new home and becomes a big sister to a new puppy. Read full book review >

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Haunting Memories from a Troubled Past by Ellie DeFarr
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 22, 2013

"A fine mystery with a protagonist who can easily carry a series—particularly if she has Lucky tucked under her arm."
In DeFarr's debut murder mystery, a PI's potential client is shot and killed, and a secret, affluent organization may be responsible. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PLUM DEADLY by Ellie Grant
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 3, 2013

"The husband-and-wife duo writing as Grant debut with a cozy that's as sweet and simple as pie."
A banker returns to her small town, rediscovers her roots and gets to the bottom of things. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY GENTLE BARN by Ellie Laks
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 25, 2014

"Descriptive and sensitive stories of one woman and the animals she rescued from abuse and death."
How one woman's childhood dream to save animals came true. Read full book review >