Search Results: "Frosty Hesson"


BOOK REVIEW

MAKING MAVERICKS by Frosty Hesson
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 10, 2012

"Hesson ably captures the enchantment and inherent dangers of surfing in this distinctive memoir."
A companion piece to the movie about surfing legend Rick "Frosty" Hesson's life. Read full book review >

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BAREFOOT ON A FROSTY MORN by Harold Raley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 29, 2016

"An ambitious, wide-ranging historical novel with some questionable cultural assertions."
Raley's (The Prodigal, 2016, etc.) novel tells the story of several families whose fates become intertwined from the 17th century onward.Read full book review >

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LAST DANCE AT THE FROSTY QUEEN by Richard Uhlig
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Aug. 14, 2007

"Though there are no serious flaws, reaching the end of the tale feels much like an escape as well. (Fiction. YA)"
In the mire of small-town life, one young man struggles against an apathetic family and conniving girlfriend to escape. Read full book review >

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A COLD SNAP! by Audrey B. Baird
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"Curl up on a cold winter day and enjoy. (Poetry. 6-10)"
The opening lines set the stage for these perceptive, descriptive poems about winter. Read full book review >

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MAN OF BLOOD by Margaret Duffy
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 15, 1992

"Combines derring-do with a cozy, upper-crust charm—somewhat reminiscent of Golden Age detective fiction, with its great halls, polished armor, etc. The steely Rolt and the dashing Piers will wow devoted Anglophiles."
An appealing new series from the author of the supersleuth Patrick Gillard/Ingrid Langley mysteries. Read full book review >