Search Results: "Juliana Hatkoff"


BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 26, 2014

"True, informative, heartfelt and compelling. (Informational picture book. 5-10)"
The story of the dolphin called Winter involved a prosthetic tail and was told in books and a movie. But the tale did not end there. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 1, 2007

"A great way to raise children's awareness, this is sure to be a favorite with young animal-lovers. (Nonfiction. 5-10)"
Young children will indeed be captivated by this tale of a baby polar bear raised by a zookeeper in the Zoo Berlin, but it is the adorable cuddly bear in the photographs that they will fall in love with. Read full book review >

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BOYS LIKE YOU by Juliana Stone
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 6, 2014

"The as-happy-as-it-could-be-under-the-circumstances ending will definitely satisfy, and Stone writes it with confidence and style. (Romance. 14-18)"
A contemporary romance-with-a-conscience presents three teens who have erred but are worthy of redemption. Read full book review >

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A STRANGE SCOTTISH SHORE by Juliana Gray
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 19, 2017

"Readers of A Most Extraordinary Pursuit (2016) may not be satisfied by the abrupt conclusion of the will-they/won't-they plot; those who skipped the series debut may not have sufficient background to invest in this sequel's fantastic doings."
A woman who researches historical anachronisms must travel through time to rescue her love interest. Read full book review >

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HOW TO TAME YOUR DUKE by Juliana Gray
ROMANCE
Released: June 4, 2013

"A delightful romance treat."
When her father is assassinated, Princess Emilie flees to England, then goes undercover as Mr. Grimsby, a male tutor to the teenage son of the scarred, war-wounded Duke of Ashland. Read full book review >

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A MOST EXTRAORDINARY PURSUIT by Juliana Gray
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 4, 2016

"Surprisingly little happens, and even less is explained. The lack of closure doubtless signals the next installment in the series (The Duke of Olympia Meets His Match, 2016)."
Forced to join a search for a noble heir, a secretary with impeccable character refuses to let herself be dragged into dishonor by the man she's meant to assist. Read full book review >

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GOOD-BYE, TONSILS by Craig Hatkoff
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2001

Juliana was a little scared when she found out she had to have her tonsils out, so her dad suggested she write a journal about it, and he helped. Read full book review >

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GOD LOVES HAIR by Vivek Shraya
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 9, 2014

"Running the emotional spectrum from shame to pleasure and acceptance, Shraya offers a refreshing window into the intimate struggles of youth. (Fiction. 12 & up)"
A young boy grapples with his self-image and budding homosexuality. Read full book review >

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FIRST THERE WAS FOREVER by Juliana Romano
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 14, 2015

"An emotionally rich coming-of-age love story. (Fiction. 14-16)"
The best of friends chart new territory during their sophomore year. Read full book review >

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THIS ROAD I RIDE by Juliana Buhring
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 24, 2016

"A searching, engaging memoir from an author who 'can be at home no matter where...in the world.'"
An endurance cyclist's account of how the death of the man she loved became the catalyst for a record-setting around-the-world cycling journey of self-discovery. Read full book review >

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A DUKE NEVER YIELDS by Juliana Gray
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 5, 2013

"Bright, witty dialogue and superb characterization are the backbones of a fun, intricate historical storyline, and you may at turns laugh out loud and wipe your eyes at this couple's entertaining, tender path to their happily ever after."
When Abigail Harewood—sexually innocent yet effervescently determined to live life to the fullest—decides to take a lover, she sets her sights on notorious rake the Duke of Wallingford, who has just resolved on a year of chastity and sober living. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2007

"A fun book for a rainy day or sleepover even if the topics reinforce gender stereotypes. (Nonfiction. 8-12)"
This companion to The Boys' Book (September 2007) gives advice on how to do things from the ridiculous to the sublime. Read full book review >