Search Results: "Emily Sutton"


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TINY CREATURES by Nicola Davies
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 26, 2014

"Very little information is available for this age group about these microscopic creatures, making this an especially welcome introduction. (Informational picture book. 4-8)"
Invisible to the human eye, some of the tiniest creatures are known do some of the biggest jobs on Earth. Read full book review >

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THE CHRISTMAS EVE TREE by Delia Huddy
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 27, 2016

"Attractive illustrations fail to save an ultimately unsatisfying story. (Picture book. 5-8)"
A small, crooked fir tree becomes a Christmas tree for a homeless boy and then grows into a huge and healthy tree in a park. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: July 26, 2012

"Not every reader will share Clara's strong affinity for fashion, but there's no denying the beauty of the showcased. (iPad storybook app. 4-12)"
What begins as a simple story about a girl trying to restore her grandmother's torn hat becomes an unexpectedly detailed look at fashion treasures from a famous British museum. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 10, 2016

"A painstakingly meticulous introduction to a labyrinthine sector of business law."
A concise but comprehensive overview of legal strategies to manage a business and protect one's assets. Read full book review >

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KIDS’ STUFF by Henry Sutton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2005

"A disturbing, raw tale of masculine rage and family dysfunction, bluntly told."
A self-absorbed petty thief's life is turned upside down when he is reunited with his estranged 13-year-old daughter. 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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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 1, 2005

"Conveys the emotional toll exacted by years of cleaning up after human misdeeds, but lacks the crisp narrative and grit of the truly satisfying police story."
Twenty-five-year veteran Sutton proves that there's little glamour in police work. Read full book review >

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"The transformative power of Moon's character drives this empathetic tale."
A beautifully crafted story of humanity and outright cruelty. Read full book review >

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ALWAYS SIX O'CLOCK by Phoef Sutton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 25, 1998

"Noirish whimsy offering a fleshed-out script with every element in place but Hitchcock."
Debut suspense novel offering a sexually frank variation on Robert Nathan's novel Portrait of Jennie, with pleasing results. Read full book review >

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Released: May 29, 2012

"A wide-ranging, detailed primer for potential entrepreneurs."
Sutton (Start Your Own Corporation, 2012) provides a handbook for entrepreneurs on the secrets behind successful business plans. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 18, 2012

"A fact-packed, easy-to-navigate resource for consumers concerned about debt."
In this guide, Sutton (Run Your Own Corporation, 2012, etc.) offers recommendations for avoiding and solving debt problems. Read full book review >

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THE DAY THE TELEVISIONS STOPPED by S.B. Sutton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 1992

"A deft, modern folk tale, in its whimsical moments reminiscent of Madeleine L'Engle."
Inventive fantasy in a first novel from a Boston writer. Read full book review >