Search Results: "Julie A. Ross"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 2011

"Great counsel for happily-ever-after a divorce."
In a revised edition of their 1995 bestseller, parenting experts Ross (How to Hug a Porcupine, 2008, etc.) and Corcoran (The Concise Guide to Magazine Marketing, 2008, etc.) give practical, psychology-based communication strategies for successful co-parenting after divorce, including a new chapter on technology applications. Read full book review >

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MOTORCYCLE MUSINGS
by Bobbi Dumas

Two fave authors have books coming out early next month, and I thought I’d make sure these titles are on your radar screen.

Laura Kaye and Julie Ann Walker always promise heart-stopping action and breathtaking romance, and if you haven’t read these two yet, then I recommend you get on that right away!

They’re both romance bestsellers, so I expect ...


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SPRINGING INTO MUST-READ CONTEMPORARY & SUSPENSE
by Bobbi Dumas

April is here, though you wouldn’t know it from my window view - snow is falling! (sigh) Thankfully it’s not sticking, and according to the forecast, it will be seventy degrees by the weekend. Mother Nature seems to be slightly confused in the Midwest this spring, and the national news can make my heart feel cold, but I’m glad we can ...


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SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL
by Mandy Wan

BOOK REPORT for Wonderful Feels Like This by Sara Lövestam, translated by Laura A. Wideburg

Cover Story: Underbar
BFF Charm: Let Me Love You
Swoonworthy Scale:
 7
Talky Talk: Straight Up, Swedish Style
Bonus Factors:
 Jazz, Kickass Jazz Mentor
Ambivalence Factor: Bullying
Relationship Status: 'S Wonderful

Cover Story: Underbar

The brightness! The colors! The '80s Boy George hat ...


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CELEBRATE SPRING WITH ROMANCE
by Leila Roy

The sun is shining, all of the trees have buds, the garlic in our garden is growing a mile a minute, the birds are making a racket, and both of the cats dragged chipmunks into the house this morning. What does that all add up to? SPRING IS FINALLY HERE FOR REAL.

All of the new growth and WARM DAYS ...


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BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 11, 2001

"Notions not necessarily translatable into your own life, but an elegant, calming pleasure to read as they touch upon Laird's. (8 b&w illustrations)"
Careful, congenial, Zen-inflected rustications on woodworking, and, by extension, an entire worldview, from poet and professor Laird (Psychology/Antioch Univ.). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE KAIZEN FREEWAY by Ross A Petermann
NON-FICTION
Released: April 7, 2014

"For the business executive in desperate need of organizational guidance, this quick primer could be helpful."
A brief instructional manual designed to teach business leaders how to more efficiently identify and solve problems. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PLAY WITH ME by Michael Elsohn Ross
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2009

"While there is nothing to mark this as an outstanding title, it is a welcome affirmation of play and connection in young children's lives. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Five scenes of children and parents at play interspersed among images of frolicking animal families create a gentle celebration of intergenerational fun. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WILD RIDE by Julie A. Walker
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 4, 2017

"A high-octane romantic suspense novel with heart-pounding intrigue and a heart-twisting love story."
A wounded covert operative who, along with his colleagues, uses a custom motorcycle shop as a cover falls in love with a reporter who's convinced he's up to no good just as she gets on the wrong side of some true villains. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Oct. 29, 2008

"An entertaining, insubstantial glimpse into higher education."
Webber (Management, 1979, etc.) recounts tales from his lengthy career in post-secondary education, including the extraordinary and the mundane. Read full book review >