Search Results: "Jeremy Campbell"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 2001

"A wonderfully accessible philosophic tour de force—lying's never seemed so virtuous. (For more on the subject, see Evelin Sullivan, below.)"
An unusual and boldly compelling history of deception and the decline of truth. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 21, 2006

"Intriguing analysis of a continuing conversation."
Refreshing view of how science and religion interact. Read full book review >

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ME HUNGRY! by Jeremy Tankard
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2008

"You buy! (Picture book. 4-6)"
"Me hungry!" whines a Stone Age lad. Read full book review >

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GRUMPY BIRD by Jeremy Tankard
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2007

"Since imitation is a trademark of toddlerhood, keep this energetic picture book in mind for wee storytime members. (Picture book. 1-4)"
Bird is grumpy. Read full book review >

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BOO HOO BIRD by Jeremy Tankard
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2009

"This selection will resonate with listeners, who will likely cringe as Bird mistakenly offers, yet again, to be on the receiving end of another game of catch. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Tankard's latest will tickle the funny bones—and tug at the heartstrings—of its young audience. Read full book review >

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HUNGRY BIRD by Jeremy Tankard
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 27, 2016

"A delightful romp. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Bird's animal friends are patient, generous, and seemingly used to his endless complaints from previous outings in Grumpy Bird, (2007) and Boo Hoo Bird (2010). Read full book review >

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SEA CHANGE by Jeremy Page
Released: Dec. 6, 2010

"In this impressive novel, Page is at home on the estuaries around the North Sea, on a journey across America and in the lonely spaces in family relationships."
A lyrical and elegiac novel about a real past and an imagined future. Read full book review >

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ANONYMOUS LAWYER by Jeremy Blachman
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 2006

"Legal eagles skewered—not wittily enough."
Newsflash, regarding blue-chip lawyers: They're money-grubbing, venal and vacuous. Initially biting, this satirical debut soon bores, cynicism being a one-note melody. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: June 5, 2012

"Enlightening tour through Anatolia, rich in history and visceral detail."
A whimsical, winding journey by canoe and foot through the layers of Anatolia's history. Read full book review >

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SUICIDE FOREST by Jeremy Bates
Released: Dec. 16, 2014

"Bates' choice to avoid brazen scares makes for an understated horror story that will remind readers what chattering teeth sound like."
In Bates' (The Taste of Fear, 2012, etc.) horror novel, a simple excursion into a reputedly haunted forest turns into a nightmare when people start dying in conspicuously unnatural ways.Read full book review >