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 >

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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 >

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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

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

THE EQUATION by Judith I Hill
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 4, 2013

"An uplifting, modest tale of algebra and second chances."
A wholesome romance about a 1960s teenager who falls in love with her math teacher. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Breathe on Me by Daniel I. G. Ekine
Released: Jan. 29, 2013

"Infused with creativity, but the overall effect falls just short of titillating."
Ekine's collection of amateur erotica. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 2000

"Greenstein offers a fascinating, if sometimes simplistic, way of considering presidential power—and a timely one in this election year."
Good presidents have solid visions of public policy, communicate them effectively, reconcile conflicting data—and feel good about themselves. Read full book review >

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Snapshots from my Uneventful Life by David I. Aboulafia
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 7, 2015

"The funny bits in this Everyman's true-life stories will remind readers to look on the bright side of life."
Debut author Aboulafia highlights absurd and memorable events from his life in humorous autobiographical essays. Read full book review >

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MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 2, 2006

"A comic book without the drawings."
A super spy is a super patriot and a super baseball fan in a subpar debut. Read full book review >

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WHAT WENT WRONG WITH PERESTROIKA by Marshall I. Goldman
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 21, 1991

"Incisive and expert road map to the intricacies of recent Soviet history."
Lucid—and, as recent events attest, prescient—examination of Gorbachev's domestic performance, which Goldman (Gorbachev's Challenge, 1987, etc.) argues has led to the economic collapse and political disintegration of the USSR. Read full book review >