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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WILD DESIGNS by Katie Fforde
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 11, 1997

"Altogether, a considerable improvement over the author's debut."
British writer Fforde (The Rose Revived, 1996) returns, this time exhibiting a spirited sense of humor, a light touch, and a real sense of how families work. Read full book review >