Search Results: "Jordan Phillips"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: July 14, 2012

"Sensible, actionable advice for anyone hoping to move a brand into the upper echelons of retailing."
A fashionista offers marketers advice for connecting with the elusive luxury customer. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Inspired by Paris by Jordan Phillips
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 24, 2016

"A manual that's as balanced as the lifestyle it proposes."
Phillips (Sustainable Luxe, 2013, etc.) offers a guide to France with heavy doses of history, fashion, food, and popular culture. Read full book review >

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GIN PHILLIPS
by Megan Labrise

Gin Phillips had no intention of writing summer’s most scintillating literary thriller.

“I wanted to write a book about motherhood,” Phillips says of Fierce Kingdom, the story of a mother and four-year-old son trapped in their local zoo by an active shooter event.

“I was aware it was a faster plot than I normally focus on,” she says ...


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BOOK REVIEW

ANGEL FALLS by Tanis Jordan
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 1995

"A modest introduction that will provoke further investigation into the exotic Venezuelan interior. (Picture book/nonfiction. 6-9)"
The Jordans (Jungle Days, Jungle Nights, 1993) take a slow poke down the Carrao River in Venezuela, enroute to Angel Falls, that glorious 3,200-foot plunge that is the highest waterfall in the world. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DOWN ON CASEY'S FARM by Sandra Jordan
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 1996

"At Casey's farm, the days are always summer and the light a shade of gold. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Casey's farm is in his backyard: His animal creatures are toys, a wooden box his barn. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DODGER AND ME by Jordan Sonnenblick
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2008

"Over the top, short on logic and often quite silly, this quick read will please fans of such televised cotton candy as The Fairly OddParents. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Sonnenblick's first for younger audiences features an ironic, sarcastic, self-deprecating narrator similar to his young-adult narrators. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DODGER FOR PRESIDENT by Jordan Sonnenblick
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2009

"A secondary purchase at best. (Fantasy. 7-11)"
Fifth-grader Willie Ryan makes the mistake of leaving his ex-genie, invisible blue-chimp buddy Dodger unsupervised and ends up having to run for student-council president against ruthless and popular James Beeks. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Sept. 1, 2005

"Moreover, the reader falls in love with the brothers, laughing and crying by turns and rooting for both of them until it almost hurts. (Fiction. 12+)"
First-time author Sonnenblick has pulled off a rare feat. Read full book review >