Search Results: "L. Hunter Lovins"


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NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 2011

"Packed with vital, timely information about the future of the earth—deserves our full attention."
A look at a new kind of capitalism that can save the planet from climate chaos while creating jobs and uplifting economies. Read full book review >

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Released: May 31, 2005

"Hollywood can't touch the ravishing horror portrayed here. (But should they decide to try, let's hope they consult Hunter first."
A brilliant retelling of this timeless classic about the insatiability of human desire. Read full book review >

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CRICKET SONG by Anne Hunter
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"Sensitive bedtime winner guaranteed to enchant drowsy kids. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Sleeping children on different sides of the ocean are linked by nature's sounds. Read full book review >

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POSSUM'S HARVEST MOON by Anne Hunter
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 1, 1996

"The animals sit inside the page borders like toys inside a box; these diorama-like nighttime scenes, with a huge harvest moon hovering above the horizon, have a hushed mystery that enhances the charms of the text. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Possum wakes up one autumn evening and sees the biggest moon ever—a moon that calls for a pre-hibernation celebration. Read full book review >

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A HIDDEN ENEMY by Erin Hunter
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 7, 2013

"Perfectly crafted. (Adventure. 8-12)"
Following a massive earthquake, leashed dogs and strays alike try to find a way to weather a world turned on end by the catastrophe. Read full book review >

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THE EMPTY CITY by Erin Hunter
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 21, 2012

"Wild and wonderful adventure for middle-graders. (Adventure. 8-12)"
In this dog-themed series opener from the team behind the Warriors franchise, dogs must learn to face not only the results of the devastating earthquake that has turned their world upside down, but their own feelings of loyalty and independence. Read full book review >

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BORN AT MIDNIGHT by C.C. Hunter
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: April 1, 2011

"Fun for those who like the genre. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
Kylie, 17, doesn't want to learn that she's supernatural when she's sent to a camp that's purportedly dedicated to serving troubled teens but is actually a support group for vampires, werewolves, witches, shape-shifters and other magical teenagers. Read full book review >

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ON THE COME UP by Travis Hunter
FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"Despite some flaws, there is heart and wisdom to be found here. (Fiction. 12 & up)"
Part 'hood fairy tale, part slice of life, this warm but uneven chronicle sees a pair of twins from Atlanta achieve hard-won and unexpected successes. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 2005

"Structurally solid; this will please Redwall-genre fans and cat devotees. (name chart, maps) (Fantasy. 8-11)"
This first-in-series animal adventure with a fine plot but recurring preciousness will satisfy a particular readership. Read full book review >

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EIGHT LIVES DOWN by Chris Hunter
NON-FICTION
Released: May 6, 2008

"Hunter's prose is wooden, his experiences rather formulaic, but he offers singular glimpses of the Iraqis' harsh, hardscrabble lives."
A British Royal Logistic Corps captain shares his experiences of front-line service in Iraq. Read full book review >

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THE KREMLIN ARMOURY by Matthew Hunter
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 1992

"An average thriller made somewhat more interesting by the hero's tortured personal dilemma and moral quandary."
Hunter (the paperback Comrades) makes his hardcover debut with the familiar story of an ordinary man caught up in the intrigues of international spymasters, a scenario that he makes secondary to the hero's effort to save his faltering marriage and reclaim his estranged wife while struggling with his feelings for a beautiful would-be Russian defector. Read full book review >