Noumenon by Marina J. Lostetter
On Sale: July 2017, ISBN-13: 9780062497840
(in Kantian philosophy) a thing as it is in itself, as distinct from a thing as it is knowable by the senses through phenomenal attributes.
Imagine it is the future. Not the distant future, mind you, but a close enough world in which large scale ...
As readers, the idea of our favorite books being turned into film and television production frightens us and excites us. It's scary because so many things can go wrong that could result in – gasp! – an unfaithful adaptation. Yet that doesn't stop us from being excited because we get to re-experience the stories we love. Here are ...
Author-illustrator Victoria Jamieson is new to graphic novels, but she proves with Roller Girl, on shelves next week, that she’s got this, thanks very much. “Full of charm and moxie,” says the Kirkus review of this book, which tells the story of two best friends, whose close friendship comes to an end one eventful summer. Astrid falls hard for ...
Gary Golio’s newest picture book is, in many ways, the biography of a song. Strange Fruit: Billie Holiday and the Power of a Protest Song, illustrated by Charlotte Riley-Webb, tells the story of how Holiday and Abel Meeropol—the son of Jewish immigrants, who was himself outraged by discrimination against African Americans in the 1930s—joined forces to create one of the ...
Barack Obama has been portrayed as being many things over his life and political career. Some have thought him flippant, coasting by on charm and glibness. Others have thought him suspect. Admirers and detractors both have found him aloof, though very few have doubted the fact of his formidable intelligence.
And admirers and detractors alike have also found Barack Obama ...
BOOK REPORT for A Court of Thorns and Roses (A Court of Thorns and Roses #1) by Sarah J. Maas
Cover Story: Prickly
BFF Charm: Heck Yes!
Swoonworthy Scale: 10
Talky Talk: Familiar Fantasy
Bonus Factor: Mysterious Loner Faeries
Bonus/Anti-Bonus Factor: Series Starter
Relationship Status: Willing Courtier
Cover Story: Prickly
I’m very glad the technology to bring ...