Search Results: "Love Maia"


BOOK REVIEW

DJ RISING by Love Maia
Released: Feb. 6, 2012

"A new voice worth watching. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
From Coltrane to disco to old-school hip-hop, an energetic tale of a teen disc jockey's struggle to reach the top. Read full book review >

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LOVE by Frédéric Brrémaud
GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMIC BOOKS
Released: July 12, 2016

"Astonishingly beautiful but narratively obscure. (Graphic adventure. 10 & up)"
The companion to Love: The Fox and Love: The Tiger (both 2015) takes its setting on the African savanna, where a male lion travels on the fringes of a pride. Read full book review >

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MAIA AND THE MONSTER BABY by Elizabeth Winthrop
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 15, 2012

"No monstrous creativity here, but fanciful fun as friends adapt to their new family roles. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Maia and her lovable monster delight each night in spirited play until they lose their status as their parents' only offspring. Read full book review >

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LOVE by Frédéric Brrémaud
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 15, 2015

"Visually lavish and unforgettable. (Graphic adventure. 6-11)"
A one-eyed fox must fight its way through a dizzying array of dangers to return to what it holds dear. Read full book review >

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A TOUCH OF LOVE FROM HEAVEN by Angel Love
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 11, 2005

"Should have remained a private journal."
A self-involved, indulgent chronicle of a woman's personal relationship with God. Read full book review >

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BAD HOUSEKEEPING by Maia Chance
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 13, 2017

"Chance once again battles the balance between wit and overkill (Teetotaled, 2016, etc.), unfortunately erring on the side of the latter."
Dumped and depressed, a young woman must team up with her troublemaking great-aunt to solve a crime. Read full book review >

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I LOVE MY PUPPY by Caroline Jayne Church
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"A cozy read. (Board book. 6 mos.-3)"
A girl and her dog bond for life. Read full book review >

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LOVE by Toni Morrison
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 28, 2003

"One of Morrison's finest, and a heartening return to Nobel-worthy form."
A black patriarch's obsessive domination of the many women in his life is relentlessly scrutinized in the 1993 Nobel winner's intricately patterned eighth novel. Read full book review >

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Love by Reginald Bell Jr.
Released: Feb. 21, 2015

"Novel, entertaining, and thoughtful analysis for the lovelorn."
A relationship coach employs a unique strategy to analyze romantic relationships. Read full book review >

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LOVE by E.E. Cummings
POETRY
Released: Dec. 1, 2005

"Those who do will find their burnings and yearnings well-understood by both author and artist. (Picture book/poetry. YA)"
This perfectly gorgeous offering pairs a selection of cummings's love poetry with startling photo collages. Read full book review >

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LOVE by Tibor Déry
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 2005

"It's about time."
Seven nicely varied stories from the virtually forgotten work of a major Hungarian writer. Read full book review >

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LOVE by Péter Nádas
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2000

"Nádas at his best is a lot better than this."
In this slight 1979 novel by the acclaimed Hungarian author of A Book of Memories (1997), a nameless lover attempts to leave his mistress, smokes dope and glides soporifically out of "the time which I've up to now believed to be reality," and considers the possibility that this amorphous fugue state makes more tolerable the emotional conflicts imposed by the quotidian. Read full book review >