Search Results: "Ethan Chorin"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 23, 2012

"A strongly written book that sheds new light on a still-developing story."
A firsthand account of the fall of Gaddafi and the processes that caused it. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE CONTEST by Ethan Long
by Ethan Long, illustrated by Ethan Long
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 13, 2013

"A giggle-inducing romp about making mud while the sun shines. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Scribbles and Ink fumble a contest entry, with amusing results. Read full book review >

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PIG HAS A PLAN by Ethan Long
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2012

"Proving even pooped piggies are ready to party, this will make children want to join in. (Early reader. 4-7)"
A noisy barnyard is no place for a nap! Read full book review >

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CHAMELIA by Ethan Long
by Ethan Long, illustrated by Ethan Long
ANIMALS
Released: May 3, 2011

"Readers might remark that Chamelia's immediate willingness to step out of the spotlight seems out of character, but then again, she is one unique lizard. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A headstrong little chameleon enjoys bucking the crowd until she learns moderation. Read full book review >

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FRIGHT CLUB by Ethan Long
by Ethan Long, illustrated by Ethan Long
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 11, 2015

"Long ably proves that 'when it comes to scaring, the more the merrier.' (Picture book. 4-8)"
The members of Fright Club are in for a surprise when a crew of cuddly critters wants to join and participate in Operation Kiddie Scare. Read full book review >

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THE WING WING BROTHERS CARNIVAL DE MATH by Ethan Long
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2013

"Ultimately, this lacks the solid and seamless math practice of the first; it's just some math annoyingly mixed with a few kinda-funny jokes. (Math picture book. 4-8)"
The first, fabulous vaudevillian math escapades of the Wing Wing Brothers (The Wing Wing Brothers Math Spectacular, 2012) give way to this lackluster second adventure at a carnival, with the action divided into three amusements. Read full book review >

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STOP KISSING ME! by Ethan Long
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 1, 2007

"Fans of Mo Willems's pigeon tales will find themselves in familiar territory. (Picture book. 5-7)"
A fervent pre-recorded smooch activated by the press of a button forms the interactive component in this romantic comedy for the preschool set. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DEAD FOR LIFE by Ethan Black
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 2, 2003

"Mindless, empty fun."
Contrived, occasionally ludicrous beat-the-clock psychokiller tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WRITERS HARVEST 2 by Ethan Canin
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 14, 1996

"The consolation for this decidedly mixed collection: Your money goes to a good cause."
It may seem misanthropic to criticize a collection in which all 18 stories were donated to benefit Share Our Strength, an anti- hunger group. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Oct. 22, 2010

"An entertaining debut that's just what the doctor ordered."
Sinister forces stop at nothing to squelch a medical breakthrough in this adrenalized thriller. Read full book review >

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CARRY ME ACROSS THE WATER by Ethan Canin
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 8, 2001

"Imperfect but interesting fiction that might also be compared to Steven Millhauser's Pulitzer-winner, Martin Dressler. It signals a new—and very promising—stage in Canin's career."
A richly detailed, intriguingly fragmented chronicle of the personal history and turbulent inner life of a prosperous German-American businessman. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE UNDYING by Ethan Reid
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 7, 2014

"Watching Paris burn is oddly sentimental, and the heroine has teeth, but by the end, it's all just too exhausting."
In Reid's debut horror novel, an unstable young woman gets in touch with her inner survivor—at the expense of the entire human population. Read full book review >