Search Results: "Lyanda Lynn Haupt"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: July 27, 2009

"A fresh take on conscious living in the everyday world."
A self-described posthippie ecofeminist offers a quiet, genial book of "hopeful possibility" amid the current ecological crisis. Read full book review >

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MOZART'S STARLING by Lyanda Lynn Haupt
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 4, 2017

"Linguists, audiologists, ornithologists, music historians, and Mozart's many biographers contribute to this lively investigation of a small wild bird."
A bird lover discovers the joys of living with a starling. Read full book review >

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LYNN VISIBLE by Julia DeVillers
FICTION
Released: March 1, 2010

"Lynn's kooky optimism and enthusiasm for her work give this book a funny, inspiring vibe that young fashion enthusiasts should enjoy. (Fiction. 10 & up)"
Lynn's unique personal style makes her stand out in all the wrong ways at her small-town high school. Read full book review >

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LYNN AND JOE by Lynn Danielle Sugayan
NON-FICTION
Released: May 17, 2013

"An engaging story of a mother, divorcee, dancer, poet and student looking to find peace."
A woman's memoir of her journey from bad marriages to independence and love. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 2009

"A useful aggregation of timely information and personal insight that will provide clarity, if not comfort, for single women over 30 still set on having kids."
The executive editor of Plum, a magazine for pregnant women over 35, considers the myriad choices available to women who want children but haven't found Mr. Right. Read full book review >

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In Her Own Sweet Time by Rachel Lehmann-Haupt
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 11, 2016

"An accessible, insightful look at today's modern families.
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A journalist and single mom updates her memoir/social sciences book about emerging routes to parenthood. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 2, 2012

"A moving testament to the will and single-mindedness of one woman determined to help those in need."
An uplifting story of one woman's compassionate aid to wounded children. Read full book review >

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THE MAD COOK OF PYMATUNING by Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 1, 2005

"The requisite blood-fest finale notwithstanding, a polished work of suspense."
Camp counselors run amuck in Lehmann-Haupt's chilling second novel (following A Crooked Man, 1995), set in a rustic 1950s Pennsylvania boys' camp. Read full book review >

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A CROOKED MAN by Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 1, 1995

"Having thrown stones for years, Lehmann-Haupt might better have stayed away from glass houses such as this one."
The senior daily book reviewer for the New York Times here offers his first novel, a Washington political thriller that strains credulity well beyond the breaking point. Read full book review >

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OUTSIDE IN by Sarah Ellis
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 13, 2014

"More than a thoughtful ode to found family, this slim, sweet novel challenges readers to look anew at the ones they have. (Fiction. 10-14)"
"What if you could just invent your family, your home, your life?" Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GARRETT IN WEDLOCK by Paul Mandelbaum
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 7, 2004

"Stories that, like Garrett and his new family, work better together."
It's her domestic turmoil—he's just in it—in this deft debut by Mandelbaum. Read full book review >

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WITCH WATER by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
FANTASY
Released: Sept. 9, 1977

"Readers who doubted the circumstantial evidence of the earlier book will have a hard time explaining this one."
Lynn Morley's older sister Judith seems to have recovered from her brush with black magic (Witch's Sister, 1975), but now old Mrs. Tuggle is out to get Lynn's suggestible friend "Mouse" Beasley into her power. Read full book review >