Search Results: "I.L. Peretz"


BOOK REVIEW

THE MAGICIAN'S VISIT by I.L. Peretz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 1993

"A fine addition to any collection of traditional Jewish tales, with a final note about Passover, Elijah, and Peretz. (Folklore/Picture book. 5-10)"
Goldin (Just Enough Is Plenty, 1988) adapts another story about the prophet Elijah visiting a needy, but still charitable, family and providing their Passover feast. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: May 1, 1996

"An eye-opening trip through the land of sleep by a thoroughly professional guide."
An entertaining albeit at times rather academic discussion of what research has uncovered about the nature of sleep and sleep disorders. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Dec. 22, 2011

"Mistreated, abused or misunderstood dogs achieve superhuman and supercanine feats but leave readers with little to gnaw on."
In this collection of short stories, first-time author Cannon features the often violent experiences of dogs. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

VENGEANCE OUT OF THE SHADOWS by David Peretz
Released: Sept. 26, 2012

"Seamless blending of stories and first-rate characterizations."
In the third thriller to feature Ross Cortese (The Broderick Curse, 2009, etc.), the detective contends with both a killer targeting landlords and a Russian assassin out for retribution. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: March 14, 1989

M.P. Glazer (Sociology and Anthropology/Smith College) and P.M. Glazer (History/ Hampshire College) combine forces to study people who speak up against conformity, corruption, and shoddy practices in their workplaces. Read full book review >