Search Results: "James H. Boudreau"


BOOK REVIEW

Exporting Prosperity by James H. Boudreau
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 20, 2013

"An unpolished economic prescription for the United States based on data, speculation and anecdotes."
A frustrated business owner offers his analysis of the problems facing the United States economy and a range of possible solutions. Read full book review >

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SEA STRIKE by James H. Cobb
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 2, 1998

"The new kid on the block's pretty good."
Cobb's second successful sortie with Commander Amanda Garrett (Choosers of the Slain, 1996) and the good stealth ship Cunningham blends a China-Taiwan war, futuristic weaponry, and a gender-friendly US military where the men and women work even better together for the intimacies (still-illegal) that occur. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 1991

"A low-key but dead-honest memoir: fine fare for fans of military history on a personal level. (Sixteen pages of photographs—not seen.)"
The salty recollections of a fighter pilot who not only became an ace in the unfriendly skies of two WW II theaters but also won the Congressional Medal of Honor. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 1999

"Written in language as robust as a monograph will allow, the book is a stunning achievement. (30 illustrations, not seen)"
A pathbreaking scholarly work, by one of the nation's leading historians of the interaction between Native Americans and European newcomers in early America. Read full book review >

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REAL MERMAIDS DON'T NEED HIGH HEELS by Hélène Boudreau
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2013

"Frothy fun. (Paranormal adventure. 9-13)"
The adventures of a part-time mermaid continue with more comedy and easy but suspenseful action. Read full book review >

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Released: April 28, 2011

"Blackburn offers a bracingly honest pursuit of life as a learning experience, where he might be the mentor, but you write your book."
Leadership consultant Blackburn provides an intimate engagement with his readers to positively change the way they experience the world each day. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 7, 2015

"A lively, highly readable jaunt through the world of science."
Changing ideas of how life appeared on Earth, a mystery that remains unsolved. Read full book review >

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FREEDOM'S FRUIT by William H. Hooks
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 1995

"Thoughtful readers will see the connection. (Picture book. 9-13)"
Hooks (Where's Lulu?, 1991, etc.) offers another conjure tale set in the days of slavery. Read full book review >

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ALFRED C. KINSEY by James H. Jones
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 1997

The author of Sexual Behavior in the Human Male, etc., is portrayed here as homosexual, voyeur, masochist, scientist, and social revolutionary. Read full book review >

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REAL MERMAIDS DON'T WEAR TOE RINGS by Hélène Boudreau
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2010

"A talented writer aims too low but nevertheless produces light fun. (Fantasy. 10-14)"
An appealing heroine, zippy prose and a preposterous plot make entertainment for young teens. Read full book review >