Search Results: "Judy W. Eby"


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FREE TRADE by Judy W. Eby
Released: Sept. 11, 2012

"Insightful and inspiring."
With her children off to college and her job no longer necessary, Sandra, middle-aged mother of two, finds new meaning in her life at a Tijuana community center. Read full book review >

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SOUTH TOWARD HOME by Margaret Eby
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 8, 2015

"Eby brings fine sensibility to her readings of all her subjects' works and, in polished prose, offers a fresh look at their lives and literary legacies."
Seeking the heart of Southern writing. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1998

"Haunting and compelling. (map) (Nonfiction. 8-11)"
Thousands of boys ages 8-18, displaced by the Sudan's bloody civil war, have taken refuge in Natinga, in southern Sudan, in a camp protected by the Sudanese People's Liberation Army. Read full book review >

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YELLOW IS MY COLOR STAR by Judy Horacek
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"Somewhat inconsistent, but when highlighting a single color, sunny as yellow. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A bright and breezy appreciation of yellow (and other colors too). Read full book review >

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SKIPPYJON JONES CIRQUE DE OLÉ by Judy Schachner
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 16, 2012

"Olé, muchachos! Skippyjon Jones the handsome daredevil-ito! (Picture book. 4-8)"
"Circus berserkus!" Skippyjon Jones heads for the big top! Read full book review >

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THE ADVENTURES OF ANNABELLE by Judy Pernice
Released: Sept. 25, 2016

"A fun-filled tale of high jinks and good intentions."
A brilliant plan to start summer early turns into chaos for one young pupil in this humorous debut children's book. Read full book review >

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WHAT I SAW AND HOW I LIED by Judy Blundell
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Nov. 1, 2008

"Disappointing. (Mystery/historical fiction. YA)"
Spontaneously moving to Florida seems like a dream come true to 15-year-old Evie, her mother, Beverly, and her stepfather, Joe, newly home from World War II. Read full book review >

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FORBIDDEN by Judy Waite
FANTASY
Released: Feb. 1, 2006

"Not particularly subtle, but gripping and memorable. (Fiction. YA)"
Absorbing inside perspective of life in a cult, told in a first-person limited voice. Read full book review >

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DOUBLE FUDGE by Judy Blume
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

"A few laughs can not redeem this busy, surprisingly unfunny book. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Fudge Hatcher and his friends are back in the fifth installment of Blume's popular series. Read full book review >

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Released: June 1, 1999

"The pleasure of movement flows from these pages, and the pleasure of company: 'And I'll tell you again—Kisses are little, smiles are wide—A hug is a bundle with you inside.' (Picture book. 2-5)"
Hindley (The Best Thing about a Puppy, 1998, etc.) offers an open invitation to toddlers to get physical in this joyful celebration of body parts from head to toe. Read full book review >