Search Results: "Good Puppy"


BOOK REVIEW

CHLOE'S LITTLE SECRET by Marina Tito
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 16, 2014

"A bland take on a premise that Mercer Mayer has practically worn out single-handedly. (iPad storybook app. 6-8)"
Unexceptional writing and low-wattage interactive effects send this tale of a girl and her closet monster to a back shelf. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: April 11, 2005

"A rewarding tale of redemption in the face of horror, of wide interest."
An American doctor's quest for the unlikely Samaritan who saved his family during the Holocaust. Read full book review >

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ALIEN CONTACT by Timothy Good
NON-FICTION
Released: April 22, 1993

"Jacques Vallee (Revelations, 1991, etc.). (Photographs—not seen.)"
Not only do the aliens walk among us but, until recently, they were working tentacle-in-hand with the US military—or so British ufologist Good (Above Top Secret, 1988) implies in this erratically organized, incredible report. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 5, 2007

"The author certainly knows his stuff, and to his credit is keenly aware of the importance of documentation, however specious some of it may seem to the unconverted."
An obsessively researched look at what British sky-watcher Good (Alien Contact, 1993, etc.) deems ample international evidence of UFO visitations since the 1930s, and the repeated official denials that they ever happened. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BORROWED BIBLES by Jim Good
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 28, 2012

"A well-balanced memoir that fits one family into a larger picture."
From author Good (Robert Good and His Descendants, 2011) comes a memoir about growing up in 1940s America and his personal search for religious truth. Read full book review >

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Released: Jan. 16, 1990

An American anthropologist spins an amazing tale of adventure and romance among "the last of the world's stone age warrior tribes." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 22, 1995

"Despite all the details of his lifestyle and the FBI-generated psychological profile, there's so much left unexplained that the book feels incomplete. (8 pages b&w photos, not seen) (Film rights to HBO)"
Irritatingly melodramatic and superficial treatment of the 1988 murder of a Florida woman who drank a poisoned Coca-Cola. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MUST. PUSH. BUTTONS! by Jason Good
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 6, 2015

"Not a must. read. book. (Picture book. 2-4)"
A rambunctious child tries to find outlets for his surfeit of energy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MARVIN AND MOLLY by Joseph Theobald
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 30, 2012

"At first glance, just a mildly comical set of ovine antics—but with (speaking of 'silly games') a not-so-amusing subtext. (iPad storybook app. 5-7)"
Sheep play sexual politics on the lea in this deceptively bucolic outing. Read full book review >