Search Results: "Ideal Binary, Ltd."


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IDEAL by Ayn Rand
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 7, 2015

"The two versions, though, are useful to students of Rand's work—and there's a dissertation waiting in her use of the stilted possessive. Otherwise, a mere curio."

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VOODOO, LTD. by Ross Thomas
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 1992

"Murder, blackmail, double-crossing galore—it all adds up to a delightfully relaxed canter around WuDu's track."
Artie Wu and Quincy Durant, the principal soldiers-of-fortune in WuDu, Ltd. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: March 15, 2011

"A prodigiously researched, provocative critique."
From the Cold War to the War on Terror, a historian and foreign-policy analyst charts the rise of human rights and the U.S. government's appropriation of the doctrine for its own ends. Read full book review >

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IDEAL MARRIAGE by Peter Friedman
Released: March 1, 2004

"Andre is a friendly kid but hardly a complex one, and newcomer Friedman has to reach and stretch for material enough to fill up even this microcosmic little slip of a Bildungsroman."
The sometimes, though never deeply, amusing little tale of a teenaged boy planning for his sex life. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: June 28, 2011

"A solid blend of wit and detail, but only recommended for experienced palates."
A history of two pioneering California vintners. Read full book review >

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THE IDEAL MAN by Julie Garwood
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 9, 2011

"Undoubtedly Garwood is a pro—the pacing is taut, the characters are swiftly drawn and she even throws in a few surprises before the obligatory happy ending. But everything is too formulaic to be truly suspenseful, too clichéd to be truly romantic."
A paint-by-numbers thriller by bestselling romance writer Garwood. Read full book review >

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THE IDEAL WOMAN by Roy Espiritu
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 31, 2014

"Despite its flaws, an often worthy, if tragic, tale of festering family secrets, cultural conflicts, and failed hopes."
Debut novelist Espiritu tells of the struggles of a mixed-race woman, torn between Filipino and American cultures. Read full book review >

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MY IDEAL BOOKSHELF by Thessaly La Force
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 13, 2012

"A bibliophilic feast for the eye, mind, heart and soul."
An illustrated compendium of first-person musings by writers, artists and other creative types about the books that inspired them and helped shape their identities. Read full book review >

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The Ideal in the West by David A. Beardsley
NON-FICTION
Released: May 30, 2012

"A commendable attempt to beat back the darkness and inspire revelation."
A brief philosophical history of the Western understanding of the "Ideal" and the "Good," from the ancient Greeks to Ralph Waldo Emerson. Read full book review >

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An Ideal Platform To Present The Divine Message by Patrick Samuel Beyeye Isinga
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 24, 2013

"Awkwardly written, but a worthy topic."
A Christian video game enthusiast argues that comic strips, animated films and video games should be used to spread the Gospel. Read full book review >

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TALKING ABC by Jutiful Ltd.
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 24, 2013

"These appealing creatures will draw preschoolers back for repeated readings and exposure to letter names and sounds—a winning combination. (iPad alphabet app. 2-6)"
While ABC apps are certainly plentiful, these playful Claymation-style critters will bring giggles and multiple readings. Read full book review >

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JACK'S SECRET MONSTER by GameDigits Ltd.
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 23, 2012

"It's a message harried parents will appreciate but which even very young readers may feel lacks nuance. (iPad storybook app. 4-8)"
Poor design choices and an unconvincing story hobble an attempt to create a Choose Your Own Adventure-style story about a boy and a mess-making monster in his house. Read full book review >