Search Results: "Katie Heaney"


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NEVER HAVE I EVER by Katie Heaney
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 14, 2014

"A drawn-out, sometimes-amusing examination of the author's search for a loving relationship with a man, any man."
One woman's confessions about not having a love life. Read full book review >

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DEAR EMMA by Katie Heaney
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2016

"Somewhat superficial, funny, and short."
A college junior with an advice column discovers that following her own counsel is easier said than done. Read full book review >

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PUBLIC RELATIONS by Katie Heaney
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 9, 2017

"Heaney (Dear Emma, 2016, etc.) and Rebolini have crafted a 'Cinderella' for the modern age."
An up-and-coming public relations associate gets in over her head when she tries to manage a celebrity faux romance. Read full book review >

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ELI, NO! by Katie Kirk
by Katie Kirk, illustrated by Katie Kirk
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

"Adult readers might want to suggest his family be in touch with the BadDog Trainers whose card appears on the opening spread; children will simply enjoy the havoc. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Geometric shapes, matte colors and few words tell the story of a beloved but not entirely trained pup. Read full book review >

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VIVIAN APPLE AT THE END OF THE WORLD by Katie Coyle
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 6, 2015

"For readers who like their realistic fiction with a whopping side of satire. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
It's the end of the world as she knows it, but Vivian Apple does not feel fine. Read full book review >

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AWAKEN by Katie Kacvinsky
FICTION
Released: May 23, 2011

"Among the pleasures of this high-tech fairy tale are Maddie's initiative, courage and independent spirit, stoutly risking rejection in pursuit of her heart's desire. (Science fiction/romance. 12 & up)"
Can love exist in a digital age? Read full book review >

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FROM BAD TO CURSED by Katie Alender
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: June 14, 2011

"Otherwise, a smooth and not-too-scary page-turner, with room in its conclusion for a third installment. (Supernatural thriller. 12 & up) "
A group of social-climbing high-school girls makes a deal with a demon in this sassy, easily digestible horror story. Read full book review >

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THE MAGNOLIA LEAGUE by Katie Crouch
FICTION
Released: May 1, 2011

"Though it probably won't win any converts, this one will please current fans of the genre; expect sequels. (Supernatural thriller. 12 & up)"
A Southern take on the ever-popular supernatural thriller. Read full book review >

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LEARNING TO SWEAR IN AMERICA by Katie Kennedy
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 5, 2016

"An end-of-the-world romp that will prompt readers to think and to laugh, this novel ultimately teases more suspense and romance than it genuinely delivers. (Fiction. 14-18)"
The fate of the world rests on the shoulders of an awkward teenage genius in Kennedy's comical debut novel. Read full book review >

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TOP TEN by Katie Cotugno
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 3, 2017

"Whether or not Gabby and Ryan make it into readers' own top tens, readers will root for them. (Fiction. 14-17)"
Cotugno's newest follows a seemingly mismatched duo over the first four years of their friendship. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 3, 2007

"Pretty prose and a pleasing subject for lovers of literary gossip, but Roiphe doesn't come up with any real revelations about some very familiar figures."
Tidily composed, broadly researched examination of seven unconventional early modern marriages. Read full book review >