Search Results: "Into The Child"


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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 25, 2011

"A hysterical account of pregnancy that will resonate with readers who've been through it before."
Debut author Colleary chronicles 40 weeks of pregnancy in this irreverent account. Read full book review >

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INTO THE DIM by Janet B. Taylor
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 1, 2016

"Decent suspense with some painless history on the side. (Science fiction. 12-18)"
Hope travels to Scotland to meet her deceased mother's family and finds herself involved in time travel. Read full book review >

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THE CHILD by Fiona Barton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 27, 2017

"This is as much a why-dunit as a whodunit, with the real question being whether it's possible to heal and live with the truth after hiding behind a lie for so long."
Three women's lives become entwined when a newborn's skeleton is discovered beneath a bulldozed London building site, exposing secrets buried as deep as the fragile bones. Read full book review >

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WITH CHILD by Laurie R. King
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 13, 1996

"Like a slow-burning fire, the story makes you hurt deeply for King's characters before you realize what's happening to you. (Author tour)"
Temporarily bereft of both her lover, Lee Cooper, who—still recovering from the wound that plagued her all through To Play the Fool (p. 30)—has taken off for Puget Sound, and her partner, Al Hawkin, preoccupied with his upcoming marriage to medievalist Jani Cameron, Inspector Kate Martinelli agrees to help Jani's preteen daughter Jules track down Dio, a homeless boy she met in a San Francisco park over the summer. Read full book review >

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THE ETERNITY KEY by Bree Despain
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 12, 2015

"A discordant soap-opera sequel filling time until the finale. (Fantasy. 12-18)"
Teen lovers get entangled in more myths, music and mysteries in this Stygian sequel. Read full book review >

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THE SHADOW PRINCE by Bree Despain
ROMANCE
Released: March 11, 2014

"An overcrowded modern romance equally inspired by ancient Greece and Glee. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
A singer and a soldier boy re-enact and rework classic Greek myths in this lengthy series opener. Read full book review >

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THE IMMORTAL THRONE by Bree Despain
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 1, 2016

"A chaotic conclusion, best for fervent fans and those who want more romance than Rick Riordan's novels. (Paranormal romance. 14-18)"
Teen lovers go to Hades and back in this third book. Read full book review >

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A CHILD IS A CHILD by Brigitte Weninger
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"The message of love, acceptance, and community is simply communicated, making this a perfect title for adoptive or blended families. (Picture book. 2-7)"
Mama and Papa frog are missing; the baby frogs are scared and alone. Mr. Mole, Mr. Hedgehog, and Mrs. Blackbird don't know what to do. Read full book review >

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INTO THE DROWNING DEEP by Mira Grant
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 14, 2017

"A claustrophobic, deep-sea terror tale that will leave readers glad to be safely on dry land."
Grant (Feedback, 2017, etc.) expands on her novella Rolling in the Deep (2015), about a reality TV show that goes searching for mermaids in the Mariana Trench and finds much more than it bargained for. Read full book review >

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INTO THE SHADOWLANDS by Cynthia Reeg
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 10, 2017

"Poor pacing, jerky plot, uneven content: skip. (Fantasy/horror. 8-12)"
Following From the Grave (2016), Frank and the misfits face a plot against them and bully Malcolm struggles with his family secret. Read full book review >

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INTO THE HURRICANE by Neil Connelly
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 27, 2017

"A Category 5 drama that's not without flaws but that has plenty of heart. (Fiction. 12-16)"
Haunted by the ghost of his dead older sister, Eli decides to defy the emergency evacuation orders and travel out to the old lighthouse to finally put his sister's spirit to rest—even if it kills him. Read full book review >