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Released: June 11, 2009

"Clever short stories that will entertain mystery fans and lovers of holiday tales."
An amusing collection of fanciful short stories. Read full book review >

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"This tale's light humor and unexpected premise will encourage empathy and appreciation for artistic flights of fancy."
A shy, solitary old man finds friendship and community when he decorates cars in this charming children's picture book. Read full book review >

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MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 1, 2007

"Yet what resonates most is the authors' ability to maintain the suspense and keep the reader guessing-not only about the killer, but why and how Faith plays such an integral role."
A complex novel of intrigue and mystery in which a homeless woman regains her memory to help solve past crimes and prevent future ones, from Edgar-winner Davis (Best First Novel for The Room Upstairs in 1949). Read full book review >

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DON HO: by Don with Jerry Hopkins Ho
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 27, 2007

"Don Ho lovers rejoice; this colorful coffee table book is everything readers could possibly want from an autobiography of this Hawaiian treasure."
Loa maika'i eluhelu e pili ana no Don Ho. (Possible grammar issues notwithstanding, that's Hawaiian for “A very good book about Don Ho.”) Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 1, 2008

"Not for the easily frustrated, but a learning experience for art-oriented visual detectives."
This visual puzzle will give hours of enjoyment to patient readers who enjoy concentrating hard. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 15, 2008

"A well-crafted, touching account of horror and fortitude."
A gripping tale that traces the unlikely survival of a Ukrainian teen during the Holocaust. Read full book review >

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Released: Oct. 1, 2006

"A rousing, unusual story about a boy who takes to the air but lands squarely on his own two feet."
A young paraglider finds his inner strength high above a blazing inferno. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 10, 2009

"Truly a gift."
A gorgeous ethnographical novel set in the Peruvian Andes, Gift of the Jaguar is a handsomely crafted tale of a youth's passage into adulthood-with the help of one very scary cat. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION

"A chronicle of travels through a bygone world."
A buoyant, bittersweet and often plaintively gorgeous travel memoir by Raney, writer and founder of the famous Nickelodeon Theatre in Santa Cruz, Calif. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 12, 2008

"For “macho era” movie buffs who are curious about Hollywood's bygone days."
With the help of his son, Hollywood veteran Relyea recounts his largely successful career in an anecdote-driven memoir, revealing the ins-and-outs of the moviemaking business during the '50s, '60s and '70s. Read full book review >