Search Results: "Jennifer Webster"


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CHAT WITH GOD by Jennifer Webster
NON-FICTION
Released: March 23, 2009

"Useful guidance for the spiritual seeker willing to work."
A loose, honest guide to prayer. Read full book review >

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IN THE STILL OF THE NIGHT by Jennifer  Selby
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 1, 1994

"The various sounds of the barnyard animals are amusingly presented, and the childlike illustrations, with their vivid black outlines and juicy, saturated colors, are sure to captivate readers of all ages. (Picture Book. 3-7)"
When a rowdy rooster can't keep quiet, he wakes the pigs with his crowing; the pigs in turn wake the sheep, who wake the cows, who wake the horses and so on. Read full book review >

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GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS by Christy Webster
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 7, 2016

"Kids who don't want to read much of anything will eat this up. (Nonfiction early reader. 5-8)"
Guinness World Records aren't just for big kids anymore. Read full book review >

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THE LAST GOOD FREUDIAN by Brenda Webster
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 1, 2000

"A fresh take on the poorlittlerichgirl theme, whinefree and surprisingly frank. (16 b&w photos)"
Soulbearing memoirs of a woman ``born and brought up to be in psychoanalysis,'' who discovers rather late in life that writing fiction has taught her more about herself than years of psychotherapy. Read full book review >

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Released: March 30, 2016

"Written with brevity, clarity, and wisdom, this guide stands a notch above the myriad self-help books available today."
A work aimed at personal development provides steps to help readers discover, embrace, and achieve their purposes in life. Read full book review >

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You Should Do VOICEOVERS! by Dave Webster
NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 2014

"An easy-to-read introduction to the joys, challenges and techniques of an increasingly marketable entertainment career choice."
Webster's debut how-to guide explains best practices for every facet of a voice-over career. Read full book review >

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A DEATH IN VALENCIA by Jason Webster
Released: Sept. 18, 2012

"Returning after a well-received debut (Or the Bull Kills You, 2011), CI Cámara remains a fresh and appealing protagonist whether in victory or defeat."
Someone just murdered the best paella chef in Valencia. Read full book review >

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Released: March 11, 2003

"Self-absorbed and tortuous."
Can an American-born Englishman with blond hair go to Spain and find fulfillment as a flamenco guitar player? Read full book review >

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THE SPANISH MAZE GAME by Noah Webster
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 1, 1991

"Well-done local color and Gaunt's cleverly executed last- minute escape from the bad guys are high points in a competent but uncompelling story."
Resourceful Jonathan Gaunt, auditor-legman for the Scottish Remembrancer's Office, a sort of adjunct to the Treasury (A Legacy from Tenerife, etc.), goes to Bavaria to inform engineer Florian Beck that he's heir to a fair-sized fortune. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 23, 1991

"As it stands, readers are left to conclude for themselves from these stories how honest to be with their children, and when."
Motivated by her discovery as an adult of significant secrets her mother had kept from her (a previous marriage, her father's serious illness), Webster, a Massachusetts journalist, here collects stories of other ``adult children'' who were shielded or deceived by their parents. Read full book review >