Search Results: "Hope Solo"


BOOK REVIEW

SOLO by Hope Solo
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 14, 2012

"A readable, inspiring memoir about staying true to dreams and principles in a world that too often forces personal compromise."
The unflinching account of U.S. women's soccer team member Solo's life on and off the field. Read full book review >

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SOLO by Susan Fox Rogers
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 1996

"Crackingly good writing throughout, a heady stew rich with savory chunks of information for those, women or men, wishing to go it alone."
A very impressive collection of travel pieces by women who took to the byways—road, river, and trail—with only themselves as company. Read full book review >

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SOLO by Paul Geraghty
by Paul Geraghty, illustrated by Paul Geraghty
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 1, 1996

"Abrupt shifts in perspective dilute the impact, but the fact-based story is dramatic and engrossing without ever becoming threatening, and the landscape of ice and sky is strikingly rendered. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Geraghty (The Hunter, 1994, etc.) moves from the African bush to the Antarctic. Read full book review >

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SOLO by Robert Mason
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1992

"Much fun for the techno-credulous."
Solo, the charming superrobot who was left to drown at the end of Mason's Weapon (1989), found that his waterproofing was better than design specs called for. Read full book review >

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Released: Oct. 19, 1992

"We sense a film in here somewhere."
The joys of joyriding in a battery-powered roadster (``EV'' for short), by Perrin (Environmental Studies/Dartmouth; Last Person Rural, 1991, etc.). Read full book review >

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SOLO  by Kwame Alexander
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"A contemporary hero's journey, brilliantly told. (Verse fiction. 14-adult)"
The 17-year-old son of a troubled rock star is determined to find his own way in life and love. Read full book review >

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SOLO by Rana Dasgupta
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2011

"Graceful and unpredictable, a daring and exceptional achievement."
Intricate and imaginative, a remarkable novel of music and science, politics and passion, that bridges history and modern times. Read full book review >

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SOLO by Clyde Edgerton
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 9, 2005

"Flying was Edgerton's crazy love, and his story of the affair goes ineluctably from the smitten and folksy to the fraught. File under, 'Icarus.'"
What started with Edgerton (Lunch at the Piccadilly, 2003, etc.) learning to fly airplanes comes full circle through war, then back home to a horizon full of doubts. Read full book review >

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SOLO by Emily Barr
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 31, 2005

"Initially fun, but shot and left for dead by a ludicrous pseudothriller angle."
Cellist dumps hubby and tries for celebrity singledom, only to be chased by doubt, her past and a stalker. Read full book review >

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HOPE by David A Neumeier
Released: April 2, 2015

"A bright fish tale that young readers will enjoy, even if unnerving truths about conflict lurk below its surface."
A story of a little fish who learns important lessons about bravery, tolerance, and community with the help of a loving father. Read full book review >

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HOPE by Rima Jbara
Released: June 1, 2006

"Readers will find this story as empty as its heroine."
A vain, self-obsessed woman toggles between morose navel-gazing and showy breakdowns in this dreary character study. Read full book review >

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HOPE by Len Deighton
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 3, 1996

Deighton artfully fills in more blanks in the long-running saga of British espionage agent Bernard Samson, the protagonist in two earlier trilogies and the featured attraction of this sequel to Faith (1995). Read full book review >