Search Results: "Liz Stephens"


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THE DAYS ARE GODS  by Liz Stephens
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 1, 2013

"A stimulating search for self and place set against the vast backdrop of the American West."
One woman's search for community and connections in Utah. Read full book review >

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FLEABAG by Helen Stephens
ANIMALS
Released: July 20, 2010

"Just dazzling. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Two kindred souls find friendship and home in this heartwarming tale. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN OF THE WORLD by Martha Stephens
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 15, 1994

"Like a delightful optical illusion: the more time you spend with it, the more you see and understand."
Although it might seem an oxymoron, this original novel has well-organized stream-of-consciousness narration. Read full book review >

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BEYOND NEWS by Mitchell Stephens
NON-FICTION
Released: April 29, 2014

"Like the news itself, an analysis that must be read with a critical eye."
A professor makes what will seem to some a radical suggestion to disconnect journalism from news, but he belabors the obvious in making the argument and offers little suggestion for a business model that might support his vision of journalism's future. Read full book review >

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AHOYTY-TOYTY by Helen Stephens
ANIMALS
Released: April 13, 2004

"Those grappling with similar situations will appreciate this tale's satisfying conclusion. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Two pampered pups learn a lesson about friendship is this sweet and simple story. Read full book review >

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BLUE HORSE by Helen Stephens
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2003

"This warmly reassuring tale is ideal to share with hesitant little ones. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A tender-hearted tale about overcoming the pangs of social anxiety. Read full book review >

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EDGE OF DECEPTION by Marsha Stephens
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 19, 2013

"An odd but intriguing mix of paranormal research, spy action and vision-based theology."
Cold War spies and parapsychology collide in Stephens' multifaceted adventure. Read full book review >

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THE BROOKLYN BOOK OF THE DEAD by Michael Stephens
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 21, 1994

"In five long chapters of increasing power, Stephens dismantles the American dream."
Poet, playwright, and award-winning essayist Stephens puts the fun in dysfunctional with his second novel about the Irish-American Cooles (Season at Coole, 1972). Read full book review >

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MISS ME WHEN I'M GONE by Philip Stephens
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 25, 2011

"Glib fatalism and self-conscious prose obscure a potential talent."
In this murky novel, two tormented characters, on separate quests, find the going rough. Read full book review >

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CHURCH OF GOLF by Spencer Stephens
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 25, 2014

"An odd but entertaining novel of unexpected redemption."
Stephens outlines a washed-up golden boy's second chance at enlightenment in this debut novel. Read full book review >