Search Results: "Infinite in Between"


BOOK REVIEW

INFINITE IN BETWEEN by Carolyn Mackler
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"Characters live, grow, and ultimately come of age in a beautifully constructed world. (Fiction. 13 & up)"
A Breakfast Club-style, randomly assigned freshman orientation group experiences the highs and lows of four years of high school.Read full book review >

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INFINITE by Jodi Meadows
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 28, 2014

"As the setup and storyline will be thoroughly impenetrable to readers new to the series, this trilogy conclusion has an audience only in the first two books' most avid fans. (Dystopian fantasy. 14 & up)"
With hostility among Heart's oldsouls toward newly born, unreincarnated children increasing, original newsoul Ana leads a revolution (Asunder, 2013, etc.). Read full book review >

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THE SWEET IN-BETWEEN by Sheri Reynolds
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 25, 2008

"An unusual coming-of-age novel, though a bit too opaque to be a real success."
Her mother is dead, her father's in prison and she's trying to pass as a boy—the teenage world of Kendra "Kenny" Lugo is anything but easy in this somber fifth novel from Reynolds (Writing/Old Dominion Univ.; Firefly Cloak, 2006, etc.). Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 9, 2008

"Well-wrought, honest and even more ambiguous than most family histories."
Regret is the theme of this candid, complicated memoir, which chronicles New York Daily News reporter Einhorn's visit to the Polish family that sheltered her Jewish mother during World War II. Read full book review >

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IN-BETWEEN DAYS by Teva Harrison
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 14, 2017

"What Harrison has learned through her ordeal is that whatever she is feeling, it is natural to feel—and that, ultimately, all of us are living with the same finite mortality. An impressive graphic memoir."
A devastating and inspiring cancer memoir mixing drawings and essays, hope and dread. Read full book review >

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IN BETWEEN DREAMS by Eugene Knight
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 23, 2014

"A solid murder mystery with touches of the paranormal, despite some unpolished prose."
After a man has dreams from a killer's perspective, he begins to suspect that the murders are real in Knight's thriller. Read full book review >

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AZZI IN BETWEEN by Sarah Garland
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2013

"A positive but not blandly idealized portrayal of challenges displaced people face. (Graphic picture book. 7-9)"
Though given a British setting, this sensitive tale of a young war refugee slowly adapting to a new life will strike chords of sympathy and recognition almost anywhere. Read full book review >

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THE TIME IN BETWEEN by David Bergen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 13, 2005

"A beautifully composed, unflinching and harrowing story. Perhaps the best fiction yet to confront and comprehend the legacy of Vietnam."
A Canadian soldier's return to Vietnam 30 years after the war sends powerful ripple effects throughout several lives, in Winnipeg author Bergen's moving fifth novel. Read full book review >

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THE IN-BETWEEN DAYS by Eve Bunting
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 30, 1994

"Powerful and poignant. (Fiction. 8-12)"
"The ice looks so still, but I know everything is moving out there, the pieces fitting themselves together," says 11-year-old George of the frozen harbor beyond his house. Read full book review >

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ALICE IN-BETWEEN by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 1994

"Still, a casual but unexpectedly warm kiss from old friend Patrick at book's end suggests that the new teenager — as thoughtful and lively as ever — will soon be on to the next stage. (Fiction. 10-14)"
The fifth book about Alice slips comfortably into formula, but fans of the motherless preteen(now completing seventh grade) won't object. Read full book review >

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IN BETWEEN MEN by Mary Castillo
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2006

"The premise of Castillo's third novel, after Hot Tamara (2005), fizzles with too-few romantic twists and a humdrum plot."
Mousy Isa Avellan is voted by her students to be the school's least sexy teacher, and soon the single soccer mom is on her way to a revamped image and a backseat love affair. Read full book review >

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The Season in Between by Jane Harvey Meade
FICTION & LITERATURE

"A page-turning story of a woman's struggle to overcome abuse and make a new path forward."
In Meade's (The Summer of the Disco King, 2011) novel, a teacher struggles to flee an abusive relationship while navigating her role at a new school. Read full book review >