Search Results: "M.E. Thomas"


BOOK REVIEW

CONFESSIONS OF A SOCIOPATH by M.E. Thomas
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 14, 2013

"A work of advocacy for greater awareness of sociopathy's reach and conduct."
The biting memoir of a "successful" sociopath, from the pseudonymous Thomas. Read full book review >

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GAME OF CLONES by M.E.  Castle
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 11, 2014

"Once again, this Clone Chronicles novel strikes just the right balance between over-the-top adventure and real-life middle school drama. A character-driven, action-packed success. (Fantasy. 9-12)"
It's a clone-apalooza in Palo Alto as Fisher Bas and his much cooler clone, Two, return to life at Wampalog Middle School (Cloneward Bound, 2013). Read full book review >

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DEVIL’S HAND by M.E. Patterson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 25, 2011

"A fast-paced fight against demonic forces that will appeal to lovers of supernatural thrillers."
A down-on-his-luck gambler gets more than he bargained for in this supernatural thriller from Patterson. Read full book review >

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EDGE by M.E. Kerr
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 15, 2015

"Expertly crafted, with enduring relevance. (Short stories. 12-18)"
Family, honesty, and status emerge as themes in a collection of prolific author Kerr's short stories for teens. Read full book review >

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GOTTA GET SOME BISH BASH BOSH by M.E. Allen
FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 2005

"This is a funny, funny outing, delivering entertainment to young readers on both sides of the pond. (Fiction. YA)"
Another hilarious offering from Britain will keep readers laughing from first page to last. Read full book review >

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SNAKES DON’T MISS THEIR MOTHERS by M.E. Kerr
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2003

"These critters (also the name of the shelter) and their antics should keep young animal lovers happy and occupied. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Here's the book for readers who've wondered what goes on among the denizens of an animal shelter—and not the human ones. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: May 31, 1998

paper 0-06-446207-2 Kerr ("Hello," I Lied, 1997, etc.) wraps observations about writing in general, and her own work in particular, around five short stories, plus long extracts from four novels and her autobiography. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LINGER by M.E. Kerr
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: July 30, 1993

"And while Kerr's partisan stance may subvert the message for some, others will find it compelling. (Fiction. 12-16)"
Linger—the restaurant in Berryville, Pennsylvania, traditional spot for community celebrations—is ruled by owner Ned Dunlinger with calculated generosity and shrewd manipulation of his affectionate employees. Read full book review >

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DELIVER US FROM EVIE by M.E. Kerr
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Oct. 30, 1994

"Sensitive, compelling. (Fiction. 12+)"
Kerr (Linger, 1993, etc.), who also writes as Mary James (see Frankenlouse, above) tells the story of a 15- year-old Missouri farm boy and his lesbian older sister. Read full book review >

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The Most Important Thing by M.E. Matthews
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 10, 2016

"A kidnapping tale dishes out edgy melodrama in the vein of a dark, unsettling soap opera."
A woman's sudden disappearance exposes a slew of grim, bitter secrets surrounding her family in this debut thriller. Read full book review >

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A WORLD OF COOKIES FOR SANTA by M.E. Furman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 17, 2017

"A delightful introduction to a popular Christmas treat and traditions around the world. (Informational picture book. 4-8)"
Cookies are set out for Santa on Christmas Eve in many countries around the world, described in this collection that includes recipes. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Star Wars: The Unofficial Joke and Riddle Book. by R.U. Kidding M.E.
NON-FICTION
Released: March 29, 2013

"Works well enough to make fans happy and provide a few laughs."
A joke book for kids based on the Star Wars movies. Read full book review >