Search Results: "Lynn Schooler"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: June 7, 2005

"A first-rate sea saga."
The story of a Confederate raider that was still sinking ships months after Appomattox. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: May 11, 2010

"A rich account of a man's solo adventure into the wilderness, and what he learned about that place and himself."
An outdoorsman ventures alone into remote territory. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 2001

"An emotionally punishing memoir that finds beauty in the frailty of life and impermanence against a grand setting."
Vital travels along the wild Alaskan coast, punctuated by dreadful circumstances that rob wildlife photographer and guide Schooler of the people he loves. 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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

I AM A HOME SCHOOLER by Julie Voetberg
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 1995

"An author's note touches on testing, some state laws, and other related matters. (Picture book/nonfiction. 6-10)"
Teigen is a nine-year-old who has never gone to a regular school. 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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 24, 2014

"Zoological eye candy captured with a keen eye and adventurous spirit."
An impressive coffee-table book brimming with a couple's beautiful photographs of exotic wildlife. Read full book review >