Search Results: "Gina Triplett"


BOOK REVIEW

THE SIXTY-EIGHT ROOMS by Marianne Malone
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 23, 2010

"Predictable but pleasant. (Magical adventure. 8-12)"
Who hasn't seen the carefully composed exhibits of miniatures at a museum, or even a simple dollhouse, and wondered what it would be like to be small enough to walk inside? Read full book review >

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DEAD ON TOWN LINE by Leslie Connor
FICTION
Released: June 1, 2005

"Happen'), the narrative is refreshingly breezy and even rather soothing in its examination of life after death. (black-and-white illustrations) (Fiction. YA)"
Cassie Devlin (female, 16, medium height, brown hair and green eyes, according to the all-points bulletin) has been murdered, her body thrown into a rock crevice on the town line. Read full book review >

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FLUTTER by Gina Linko
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 23, 2012

"Science fiction in name only. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
Billed as edgy science fiction, this novel's high-tech trappings conceal a genre romance with a hidden agenda. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 18, 1999

"Kolata's is a knowledgeable voice, and her enthusiasm for the chase draws us into the intrigue. Her frightening conclusion? It could happen again, at any time."
A still-unsolved medical mystery, expertly told: What caused the influenza pandemic of 1918, a disaster that dwarfs every other epidemic in this century? And could it happen again? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: July 22, 2003

"A rare and refreshing tribute to a happy and wonderfully exuberant family."
Italian-American Cascone (Mother's Little Helper, 1986, etc.) pays affectionate tribute to her heritage as she recalls growing up among relatives determined to live life con brio. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 11, 2012

"Well organized but mostly frivolous and at times implausible."
An actress searches for her cat in Los Angeles. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 2, 2010

"A sometimes glib but genuinely inquisitive memoir about the complicated nature of religious belief."
A writer with a secular Jewish background attends Jerry Falwell's evangelical church undercover with an exposé in mind, and comes away surprised. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DEFINING DESTINY by Gina Lea
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 16, 2014

"An ideal, frothy beach book."
Debut author Lea presents a quaint snapshot of small-town life and explores the bonds of friendship and love in her novel. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SECURITY by Gina Wohlsdorf
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 7, 2016

"This horror story with a humorous edge casts video surveillance as both hero and villain and raises plentiful goose bumps as a result."
A camera's-eye view shows more than we may be prepared to see in this innovative thriller. Read full book review >

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AVALON by Gina Miani
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 17, 2012

"An emotional tale built of lightweight materials that has a surprising and satisfying depth."
A woman returns to her childhood summer home in a melancholy and nostalgic love story to the Jersey shore of the 1970s. Read full book review >

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THE LADY MEETS HER MATCH by Gina Conkle
ROMANCE
Released: April 7, 2015

"This author is one to watch, especially if she's lucky enough to find a more hands-on editor."
A young woman in Georgian London is determined to make her own way in the world by opening a coffee shop but must get around her wealthy and handsome landlord to do it. Read full book review >