Search Results: "Karen Marie Moning"


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ICED by Karen Marie Moning
Released: Oct. 30, 2012

"Fast-paced, with nonstop action set in a fascinating urban fantasy world of Dublin under siege, this is a smart, bold and textured success."
When the ancient Fae of Irish legend break down the walls between their world and ours, a 14-year-old girl creates an odd alliance of monsters and men to save humanity and her beloved city of Dublin. Read full book review >

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INTO THE DREAMING by Karen Marie Moning
Released: April 24, 2012

"This is a short fantasy, laced with lots of steamy sex and a dash of humor. The additional material (more than 100 pages), which includes a proposal for a romance that was never published and a deleted segment from another book, seems rather self-serving and unnecessary, of interest to only the most die-hard fans."
A long-out-of-print novella by Moning (The Immortal Highlander, 2004, etc.) that's padded with previously unpublished bits and pieces of her writing. Read full book review >

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THE IMMORTAL HIGHLANDER by Karen Marie Moning
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 3, 2004

"Nonstop action for fans of paranormal romance: another lusty fantasy from Moning (The Dark Highlander, not reviewed, etc.)."
Brawny fairies strut their stuff. Read full book review >

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HOLOGRAM by Karen Marie Hart
Released: April 16, 2012

"A fun family drama with a side of the mysterious and ghostly."
A family, haunted by loss, suspicion and restless spirits, plays the central role in Hart's debut novel. Read full book review >

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Released: June 2, 2012

"A hopeful novella that aims to provide the comfort of a prayer."
In Hart's (Zebra, 2012, etc.) novella, a guardian angel's growing curiosity leads her to tell lies to God. Read full book review >

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The Legend of Lizard Lick by Karen Marie Matthews
Released: Feb. 5, 2013

"A wholesome, down-home children's book, with fine illustrations and a kid-friendly moral."
A delightful folk tale for children about friendship, forgiveness and how Lizard Lick, N.C., got its name. Read full book review >

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KAREN ENGLISH
by Megan Labrise

The inspiration for Coretta Scott King Honor Award winner Karen English’s latest middle grade novel all comes down to one unforgettable quote.

“We had a housekeeper,” says English, who was born in 1954 and grew up in Los Angeles, “and she pulled me aside one day, when I was about nine, and told me that, if I ever went ...


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BOOK REVIEW

ARGYLE FOX by Marie Letourneau
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 14, 2017

"Argyle ably demonstrates that if you build it yourself, you and your friends will have a great time. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Outdoor playtime can be a challenge, but not for a clever and artistic fox. Read full book review >

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THE WINNER'S CRIME by Marie Rutkoski
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: March 3, 2015

"Enthralling, agonizing and incandescent. (Fantasy. 12 & up)"
The middle entry in a fantasy trilogy brings new players to the game while exponentially raising the stakes. Read full book review >

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YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 7, 2015

"Graceful. Searing. Haunting. (Verse fiction. 12-17)"
Trying to escape their broken worlds, two teens fall in love with devastating results. Read full book review >

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WHAT I MEANT... by Marie Lamba
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: July 24, 2007

"Realistic and well-paced. (Fiction. YA)"
Since Sang's bossy aunt from India moved in with Sang's family, it seems like she can't do anything right; this is new for the 15-year-old girl, who's used to perfect grades and praise for exemplary behavior. Read full book review >