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 >

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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 >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 2009

"A rewarding memoir."
Intrepid medical-school student confronts a deadly virus decimating West Africa. Read full book review >

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Academia Style Book; a Guide for Writers and Editors by Jaime I. Romero
Released: Feb. 18, 2014

"Much-needed guidance for academics looking to strip their writing of unnecessary words and awkward usage."
A detailed guide to English usage, with a particular focus on discouraging academic writers from unnecessary jargon. Read full book review >