Search Results: "Jeanne Beker"


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BIOGRAPHY
Released: Feb. 8, 2011

"Blessedly responsible and sane, a worthy title for any career collection for teens and a must for aspiring models. (Nonfiction. 11 & up)"
The real skinny on modeling. Read full book review >

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SOPHY AND AUNTIE PEARL by Jeanne Titherington
ADVENTURE
Released: Aug. 1, 1995

"The pictures just aren't loosened up enough to get this fantasy off the ground. (Picture book. 4+)"
A simple story with few surprises. Read full book review >

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MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 1996

"Fun."
Last of the Dracula trilogy begun with 1994's Covenant with the Vampire (not reviewed) and Children of the Vampire (1995), and a tasty feast it is. Read full book review >

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HER BOYFRIEND'S BONES by Jeanne Matthews
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 4, 2013

"Politically savvy, but overstuffed with plots and bios of Greek deities. And Dinah (Bonereapers, 2012, etc.) could do with a verve implant."
A romantic getaway turns sinister. Read full book review >

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IN THE LIGHTHOUSE by Jeanne Farewell
Released: Aug. 2, 2012

"Entertaining and endearing, Farewell's new novel is a well-tailored fit for fans of women-centered mysteries and books about female friendship."
A winsome, suspenseful New England novel. Read full book review >

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DANCE LIKE YOU MEAN IT by Jeanne Skartsiaris
FICTION & LITERATURE

"An over-the-top, often witty escape into fantasy that manages to convey some realistic poignancy on the road to a satisfying conclusion.
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An emergency room nursing supervisor writes a romance novel, even as her own life spins out of control. Read full book review >

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INVISIBLE by Jeanne Bannon
Released: Sept. 26, 2011

"Absorbing, warm and occasionally playful—the story of a young woman whose invisibility helps her to better see herself, and helps others to see who she really is."
A young girl just shy of graduating high school acquires a new gift and a way to literally hide from the world. "Sometimes I disappear," she explains. Read full book review >

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MURDER, BY GEORGE by Jeanne Quigley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 18, 2016

"As chatty and replete with hometown detail as Quigley's debut (All Things Murder, 2014). But gentle humor and an amiable lead make up for all those digressions."
A contested case of finders keepers turns deadly in upstate New York. Read full book review >

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EAT CAKE by Jeanne Ray
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 27, 2003

"And that's all, folks. A pleasant trifle but nothing more: the third from the author of Step-Ball-Change (2002) and Julie and Romeo (2000)."
Imagine you're inside a cake. . . . Read full book review >

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A FALSE SENSE OF WELL BEING by Jeanne Braselton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 2, 2001

"A solid tale of country-fried suburban woes with few surprises."
Southern families and crumbling marriages are center stage in a capable if routine debut. Read full book review >