Search Results: "Kenneth Addison"


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WE by Alice Schertle
by Alice Schertle, illustrated by Kenneth Addison
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2007

"The cautionary thread running through this may be too subtle for most children to catch, but it could spark discussions about where we've been and where we're going. (Picture book/poetry. 7-9)"
Schertle gives her panoramic, free-verse view of the human story an ominous tone by placing it all in the past tense. Read full book review >

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Released: Dec. 1, 1994

"A tour de force. (12 pages b&w photos)"
A masterly chronicle of Churchill as a domestic figure rather than as the bulldog wartime leader, and one of the most subtle portraits of him as a politician. Read full book review >

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SWIMMING WITH HAMMERHEAD SHARKS by Kenneth Mallory
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2001

"A welcome addition to the Scientists in the Field series. (Nonfiction. 10-12)"
Investigating the hammerhead shark for a new IMAX movie, Mallory, of the New England Aquarium, dives with oceanographer Pete Klimley to study hammerheads off the coast of Baja California and with the IMAX crew off the coast of Costa Rica. Read full book review >

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THE TEARS OF DARK WATER by Corban Addison
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 13, 2015

"A fast-paced thriller that puts its humanitarian moral at the forefront."
When six characters have their lives changed forever by an act of piracy, they must decide who is to blame—and what can be forgiven. Read full book review >

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THE GARDEN OF BURNING SAND by Corban Addison
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 6, 2014

"Addison's second novel (A Walk Across the Sun, 2013) is both an affecting tale of a tragically abused girl and a convincing plea for humanitarian support in Africa."
In Zambia, Kuyeya—a teenage girl with Down syndrome—is raped, and American human rights lawyer Zoe Fleming dedicates herself to finding the attacker and bringing him to justice. Read full book review >

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THE GOBLIN EMPEROR by Katherine Addison
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: April 1, 2014

"Unreservedly recommended."
New fantasy from an author who, as Sarah Monette, wrote the Doctrine of Labyrinth series. Read full book review >

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KENNETH KRAEGEL: BY THE SEAT OF HIS PANTS
by Julie Danielson

Most people of all economic stripes, I would venture to say, have had the experience of owning that one piece of clothing that makes them feel utterly comfortable and happy when they wear it. Maybe it fits just right; maybe it has the perfect pockets in just the right places; or maybe they know they look good in it. This ...


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