Search Results: "Eric Hines"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 28, 2012

"An informed, articulate conservative manifesto that will shed light even for those who disagree."
A semiretired systems engineer and former Air Force officer with ties to the Conservative Christian Liberty Institute calls for sweeping reductions in the size and scope of the federal government. Read full book review >

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THE FIFTH SECRET by Joanna Hines
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 1995

"Hines's first US publication is just the thing for readers who've found Barbara Vine's last few forays into a troubled past a little flat emotionally."
Nursery owner Jane Baer's life with her oppressively perfect husband Owen and their equally perfect children is already fraying around the edges when Jane gets a call invoking the childhood password (``Urgently Derby'') that sends her racing across England to Berkshire and a rendezvous with Rob Hallama glamorous crusader for the homeless whose recent return to his childhood sweetheart, Esme Drummond, has been shattered by an attack that's left Esme near death. Read full book review >

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NO WAY BUT GENTLENESSE by Richard Hines
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 24, 2016

"A delightful story of a boy, his birds, and his pursuit of knowledge in spite of society's dictates."
How catching and training a kestrel changed the life of a young British boy. Read full book review >

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WAKING LAZARUS by T.L. Hines
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 1, 2006

"A workmanlike thriller with a touch of the Divine."
Faith conquers psychosis in this engaging Christian-themed thriller. Read full book review >

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Shining Ones by Sanna Hines
FICTION & LITERATURE

"An entertaining, well-crafted story with unusually complex and entrancing characters."
Hines' (Stealth Moves, 2015) latest explores the world of modern Fair Folk and their struggle for supremacy against their longtime enemies, the Formorians.Read full book review >

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1, 2, BUCKLE MY SHOE by Anna Grossnickle Hines
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2008

"Joyous and great fun. (Picture book. 3-6)"
The simple old nursery rhyme is given vibrant life in this incandescent concept book. Read full book review >

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I AM A BACKHOE by Anna Grossnickle Hines
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 9, 2010

"The author has turned an ordinary (and overdone) topic into something extraordinary. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Like many young boys, this book's protagonist marries an active imagination to a love of trucks. Read full book review >

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EVEN IF I SPILL MY MILK? by Anna Grossnickle Hines
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 21, 1994

"Appealing bibliotherapy. (Picture book. 3-7)"
His parents are leaving when Jamie begins his intensive questioning: Would Mama tuck him in? Read full book review >

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THAT'S NOT FUNNY, BUNNY! by Bethany Rose Hines
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2017

"The message of being one's self, featuring animals in place of children, is not new, and while the images are sweet, this variant is a bit ho-hum and, like its protagonist, not terribly funny. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Another story of being happy with who you are, in bunny form. Read full book review >

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PIECES by Anna Grossnickle Hines
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 31, 2001

"Hines explains in a postscript how the quilts came to be, and provides sources of information for novice quilters—but even readers with no interest in the craft will stop in their tracks to admire this tour de force. (Poetry. 6-9)"
Hines (Not Without Bear, 1999, etc.) raises the bar considerably for illustrators working in fabric, pairing 20 new or previously published seasonal poems with spectacular quilted and appliqued piecework scenes. Read full book review >

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MISS EMMA'S WILD GARDEN by Anna Grossnickle Hines
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 1997

"It's predictable as spring, but in its simplicity, almost as pleasing. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Miss Emma's Wild Garden (24 pp.; $15.00; PLB $14.93; Mar. 1997; 0-688-14692-9; PLB 0-688-14693-7): How does Miss Emma's well- loved garden grow? Read full book review >