Search Results: "John A. Kuhn"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 16, 2012

"Wise business counsel from guys who got there the hard way—and who want to help the reader forge an easier path."
Two entrepreneurs impart no-nonsense advice in a blunt business book that hits the mark. Read full book review >

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DO YOU REALIZE? by Kevin A. Kuhn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2017

"An amicable story that offers time travel as a self-improvement exercise for the middle-class Everyman."
In Kuhn's debut sci-fi novel, a mysterious stranger grants a harried family man the ability to make short-duration leaps back in time—in alternate universes. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ASSET by Shane Kuhn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 12, 2016

"Formulaic but still fun. Not a bad recipe for a quick thriller fix."
A thriller that addresses the threat of nuclear terrorism against U.S. cities. Read full book review >

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MRS. QUEEN TAKES THE TRAIN by William Kuhn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 16, 2012

"An affectionate, sympathetic but also unstinting look at the woman inside the sovereign."
An imaginative glimpse into the queen of England's psyche as she rebels against her routine. Read full book review >

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SAMIRA AND THE SKELETONS by Camilla Kuhn
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"This Norwegian import may not be best for very squeamish readers, but it is an inclusive and inventive gateway to begin lessons on the body. (Picture book. 5-8)"
When Samira learns that everyone has a skeleton, she can't stop picturing friends and family as walking jumbles of bones. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SMILE by John A. Rowe
by John A. Rowe, illustrated by John A. Rowe
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"In the end, however, while the story may elicit some smiles among readers, with so little actual plot, this is a bland and predictable effort. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Grumpy Land isn't a fun place to be. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HOSTILE TAKEOVER by Shane Kuhn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 14, 2015

"'I'm not most people,' reflects JL. True. His closest fictional counterparts, as he'd be the first to admit, are drawn from movies like Mr. and Mrs. Smith and the Roadrunner cartoons."
The yuppie assassin of The Intern's Handbook (2014) confesses to an FBI interrogator how he battled traitors, government agents, good old boys, and his own smoking-hot wife.Read full book review >

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READING JACKIE by William Kuhn
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 7, 2010

"Both respectful and scintillating."
A clever, surprisingly substantial take on the life of Jacqueline Onassis (1929 -1994). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: July 1, 2017

"An informative manual for explorers of taiji and qigong."
A guide offers exercises for the mind, body, and spirit. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PETER PIGLET by John A. Rowe
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 15, 1996

"The attention he pays to their expressions is highly entertaining. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Peter Piglet's life changes irrevocably when he chances upon a pair of golden shoes secreted under a pile of sticks, acorns, and blackbird feathers. Read full book review >

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BABY CROW by John A. Rowe
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 1994

"An unusually dark picture book that is probably too subtle for its intended audience. (Fiction/Picture book. 5- 8)"
Both Rowe's (Jack the Dog, not reviewed) story and his illustrations are strangely brooding. Read full book review >

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NOT EXACTLY NASHVILLE by Betsy Kuhn
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 1998

"In accurately depicting the inner turmoil, aspirations, and confusion that beset those on the brink of adolescence, Kuhn creates a lively and readable tale. (Fiction. 10-12)"
An engaging premise and realistic characters make this an appealing debut from Kuhn. Read full book review >