Search Results: "Gena Corea"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 4, 1992

"AIDS in women, and a heartfelt call to action to combat this devastating disease."
Factual research and personal stories add up to a powerful report on the AIDS crisis and its effect on women, by an author who's taken on the medical establishment before (The Mother Machine, 1985, etc.). Read full book review >

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GENA/FINN by Hannah Moskowitz
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 5, 2016

"Overall, though, it's very satisfying to see this moment in fandom and Internet-originating relationships so capably represented. (Fiction. 14-17)"
Two devoted members of an emotional cop drama's fandom meet online and feel an instant bond. Read full book review >

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ALICE IN ZOMBIELAND by Gena Showalter
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"Showalter has created a promising playground for future story installments. (playlist, author Q&A) (Horror/paranormal romance. 12-17)"
Attack of the invisible zombies! Read full book review >

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TWISTED by Gena Showalter
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"A major last-chapter twist will either delight readers or drive them, finally, around the bend. (Paranormal romance. 14 & up)"
Sluggish pacing and an overwhelming number of characters will once again test fans' devotion to this paranormal-romance series. Read full book review >

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UNRAVELED by Gena Showalter
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"Essential only where the first book was popular. (Paranormal romance. YA)"
At the end of Intertwined (2009), Aden Stone, who plays host to three dead-raising, future-predicting and body-snatching souls, was named king of the vampires and negotiated an uneasy truce among the many supernatural creatures—fairies, vampires, witches, werewolves and goblins—he and his resident souls attracted to Crossroads, Okla. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY
Released: Nov. 8, 2000

"An excellent biography of a complex heroine. (Nonfiction. 10+)"
Gorrell (North Star to Freedom, 1997) presents a well-researched history of Florence Nightingale, the events that shaped her, and the political climate of her time. Read full book review >

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SCARBACK by Roger Corea
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 27, 2014

"A pleasant, old-fashioned tale that invites readers to check their cynicism."
In his debut novel, Corea tells the story of a man's attempt to unite a friend with his estranged family during a hunt for a legendary fish. Read full book review >

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LIFEBLOOD by Gena Showalter
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Feb. 28, 2017

"Tense, philosophical, and enthralling. (Fantasy. 13 & up)"
Tenley's joined Troika, but Myriad's not out of tricks, and the war between the afterlives is far from over. Read full book review >

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FIRSTLIFE by Gena Showalter
Released: Feb. 23, 2016

"An inventive premise and easy-to-root-for characters make this a series opener genre fans will enjoy. (Fantasy. 13 & up)"
The afterlife's warring realms compete for an important girl's soul. Read full book review >

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THROUGH THE ZOMBIE GLASS by Gena Showalter
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 24, 2013

"The unbalanced plot stretches too far, over too long. (Horror/paranormal romance. 14-17)"
In this follow-up to Alice in Zombieland (2012), Ali Bell and her friends, fellow hunters of invisible spirit zombies, confront internal threats and endless relationship drama. Read full book review >

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THE QUEEN OF ZOMBIE HEARTS by Gena Showalter
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"Funny, sexy, action-packed and tragic in all the right moments. (Horror/paranormal romance. 14 & up)"
Hostilities between Anima Industries and the zombie slayers escalate into all-out war in this trilogy conclusion. Read full book review >