Search Results: "J. I. Lorden"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: July 11, 2011

"An unnerving, intricate debut novel offering insight into a fabled yet flawed age."
A wrenching, tumultuous coming-of-age tale from a first-time novelist. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 14, 1993

"A lucid do-it-yourself guide to managing conflict that will be most useful for couples with the motivation and determination to follow a structured program."
An upbeat, well-organized how-to-make-your-marriage-work manual by two psychologists who've been studying marital conflict for 20 years. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 22, 1995

"Ironically, however, for a book on creativity, there is precious little here that is original."
An unstartling assessment of the nature and value of creativity in a society that strives—consciously and subconsciously—to squelch it. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Cycles of Intuition by I. Kostika
NON-FICTION
Released: June 10, 2015

"A business fable uses transition in a family-run company as a catalyst for analysis and insight."
A father and son evaluate the operations of their family business. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MOON DANCER by Margaret I. Rostkowski
FICTION
Released: June 1, 1995

"Despite those shortcomings, the book has a fresh and well- realized setting, and a sensitively handled romance between Max and Mira (no doubt about Mira's motivation there), and a spunky girl with strengths and interests of her own. (Fiction. 12+)"
Mira, 15, and older sister Jenny accompany their cousin Emily and her friend Max on a backpacking trip through a Utah canyon. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 3, 1992

"A painful and fascinating tale; film rights sold."
A gripping inside-out view of one woman's psychosis and of her struggle to convince self-involved doctors that its origin is physical. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 2, 2012

"A harsh view of current efforts to battle cancer, certain to alarm patients and anger many researchers and clinicians."
Despite recent advances in the understanding of cancer at the molecular level, a radiologist argues that the war on cancer as presently waged is unwinnable. Read full book review >