Search Results: "Lynn C. Hartmann"


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MAYO CLINIC BREAST CANCER BOOK by Mayo Clinic
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"An empowering tool that soothes the sting and shock of a cancer diagnosis with up-to-date information and physician-supported advice."
A medically sound, digestible reference guide to understanding, treating and coping with breast cancer. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 16, 2005

"There's some pie in the sky in these pages, but also thoughtful voicing of concerns that are now widespread among American workers. They merit an audience."
A well-reasoned antiglobalist call to arms. Read full book review >

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THE ANGEL CHILDREN by Lynn C. Clemont
written and illustrated by Lynn C. Clemont
Released: Aug. 15, 2011

"A loving, serene way to introduce water safety and self-reliance and possibly nurture a belief in angels."
A young boy learns a vital lesson about internal strength and resourcefulness in this peaceful children's story. Read full book review >

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THE FIRST NOBLE TRUTH by C Lynn Murphy
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 25, 2014

"While some readers may find the level of detail a bit tedious, others will welcome the tone of serenity."
A tale of love and forgiveness toward oneself and others. Read full book review >

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DEATH OF A DEPARTMENT CHAIR by Lynn C. Miller
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 2006

"The definitive epitaph is supplied by the police detective: 'Please, let's not be academic.'"
The title says it all. Read full book review >

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THE DAY AFTER DEATH by Lynn C. Miller
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 15, 2016

"Like a fattening mille-feuille, too multilayered for its own good."
Dangerous lesbian liaisons intertwine with a murky murder in Miller's third novel. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 11, 1998

"A thorough, provocative discourse on just about every aspect of the joys and sorrows of all those involved in the adoption process. (For a look at adoption from the adoptee's point of view, see Sarah Saffian, Ithaka: A Daughter's Memoir of Being Found, p. 1365.)"
An absorbing memoir of one birth mother's experiences, interspersed with an array of narratives, musings, facts, and statistics on the theme of adoption. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 18, 1999

"Very disappointing, naive solutions to the urgent environmental problems so well outlined in part one. (Author tour)"
Second-rate eco-spirituality from the well-known environmentalist guru Hartmann (The Prophet's Way; Beyond ADD; etc.). Read full book review >

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THE TRUTH ABOUT FIRE by Elizabeth Hartmann
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 19, 2002

"Well-meaning thriller of sorts, marred by academic fussiness and extraneous historical detail. Uninspired debut in fiction by the author of a respected work on population control (Reproductive Rights and Wrongs, not reviewed)."
Neo-Nazis in cahoots with the Christian right. Read full book review >

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THRESHOLD by Thom Hartmann
NON-FICTION
Released: July 27, 2009

"A mishmash of good intentions."
Radio talk-show host Hartmann (Cracking the Code: How to Win Hearts, Change Minds, and Restore America's Original Vision, 2007, etc.) applies his gung-ho populism to the global ramifications of mankind's loss of balance with nature. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 12, 2013

"Ideological and agitational in tone, this will appeal most to liberals."
Progressive talk show host Hartmann (Unequal Protection: How Corporations Became "People"—and How You Can Fight Back, 2010, etc.) argues that the financial crash of 2008 was just a precursor for the larger-scale disruptions to come in 2016. Read full book review >