Search Results: "Kimberly Norman"


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I KNOW A WEE PIGGY by Kimberly Norman
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 14, 2012

"This gleefully messy pig will prompt endless re-readings. (Picture book. 2-6) "
How can one small pig get into so much trouble? Read full book review >

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THE BODY FINDER by Kimberly Derting
Released: March 1, 2010

"Weak characterizations bring down this promising murder mystery. (Mystery. 14 & up)"
Violet doesn't see dead people, but she does hear, smell and taste them. Read full book review >

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THE MARRIAGE LIE by Kimberly Belle
Released: Dec. 27, 2016

"A compelling adventure."
On the day after Iris and Will's seventh wedding anniversary, they're ready to start trying for a baby. But all is not as it seems. Read full book review >

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BUYING THE FARM by Kimberly Conn
FICTION & LITERATURE

"Tender characters and exciting plot twists create an enjoyable romp through one girl's newfound Southern roots."
Family secrets give way to family love in this likable portrait of Southerners helping their unexpected kin. Read full book review >

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THE REPLACED by Kimberly Derting
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 28, 2015

"The book suffers somewhat from middle-book syndrome, but it is still solid enough to keep fans reading. (Science fiction. 14-18)"
The second entry in the Taking trilogy finds Kyra mixing it up with a group of fellow Returned and searching for her lost love. Read full book review >

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ASK ME by Kimberly Pauley
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 8, 2014

"A well-written character study and thriller all in one. (Paranormal suspense. 12-16)"
A girl's unwanted oracular powers mean she can't make friends or even go out in public, as she cannot stop herself from answering any question she hears. Read full book review >

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THE ESSENCE by Kimberly Derting
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 1, 2013

"Disappointing. (Dystopian fantasy. 12 & up)"
This sequel to the successful dystopian fantasy The Pledge (2011) emphasizes fantasy over dystopia. Read full book review >

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SWEET 16 TO LIFE by Kimberly Reid
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 29, 2013

"A cliffhanger ending will have readers clamoring for more. (Mystery. 12 & up)"
Chanti Evans is back in another episode of street-smart crime-solving in the Langdon Prep series. Read full book review >

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CAT GIRL'S DAY OFF by Kimberly Pauley
Released: April 1, 2012

"A worthwhile adventure and an easy sell for feline fanciers who already know what their pets are saying. (author's note) (Fantasy. 11 & up)"
Natalie Ng, gifted with the Talent of being able to communicate with cats, embarks on an impetuous adventure as a movie riffing off film classic Ferris Bueller's Day Off is filmed at her Chicago-area high school. Read full book review >