Search Results: "L. Jagi Lamplighter"


BOOK REVIEW

PROSPERO IN HELL by L. Jagi Lamplighter
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Aug. 1, 2010

"A fine sophomore effort in a unique fantasy series."
The sequel to Lamplighter's fantasy-adventure debut, Prospero Lost (2009). Read full book review >

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PROSPERO LOST by L. Jagi Lamplighter
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"Despite these flaws, Miranda's adventures are sufficiently gripping to prompt hopes for more emotionally and plot-satisfying revelations in future installments."
Debut fantasy suggests that Prospero never burned his books or broke his staff. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PROSPERO REGAINED by L. Jagi Lamplighter
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"It's sad but satisfying to bid goodbye to the colorful Prospero family. What's next, Lamplighter?"
In the final installment of a trilogy (Prospero in Hell, 2010, etc.), the centuries-old children of The Tempest magician Prospero undergo a literally harrowing voyage across Hell. Read full book review >

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GOOSEBUMPS
by Leila Roy

When sleep finally comes, I sink into a murky world of shadows. There is a tunnel before me, with bright light in the distance. The ground rumbles. White fog surrounds me. My heart is pounding. Something is coming, but I do not know what, and only feel its presence, a terrible shadow that slithers along the ground, leaving a trail ...

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BOOK REVIEW

MISTAKEN IDENTITY by L L Eadie
Released: Aug. 25, 2013

"An insightful but also fun tale about a young celebrity taking charge of her life."
Sixteen-year-old Tuesday Greenwood is a teen rock star in Eadie's young-adult debut. Read full book review >

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SO, SO HOOD by L.  Divine
FICTION
Released: June 1, 2011

"Though a few elements seem hastily put together (the same one-liner about the incriminating photo appears twice, for instance), this is a solid installment in Jayd's saga. (discussion guide) (Fiction. 12-16)"
In the 14th volume of Divine's wildly popular Drama High series, newly initiated voodoo priestess Jayd Jackson begins her senior year. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"More of a motivational source than a true how-to manual, but offers a frank portrayal of addiction and recovery."
A self-described former addict and the 12-Step Recovery Editor for BellaOnline.com, Kathy L. chaperones readers through the intimidating world of addiction intervention, complete with professional advice and tales from those who kicked the habit. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MOLLY'S ORGANIC FARM by Carol L. Malnor
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 12, 2012

"Pair this with Deborah Hodge and Brian Harris' Up We Grow (2010) for two different visions of modern environmentally conscious farm life. (Informational picture book. 4-7)"
A small orange cat finds a new home on an organic farm, where she explores the farm world, helps with pest control and spends her winter warm and dry at the home of one of the farmers, in this book based on a true story. Read full book review >

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HOTSHOTS! by Chris L. Demarest
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2003

"Altogether admirable. (Picture book/nonfiction. 6-8)"
Demarest adds another gem to his lambent survey of modern firefighting with this mesmerizing look at the men and women who are specially trained and equipped to fight wildfires. Read full book review >