Search Results: "Margaux Fragoso"


BOOK REVIEW

TIGER, TIGER by Margaux Fragoso
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 8, 2011

"A gripping, tragic and unforgettable chronicle of lost innocence and abuse."
Disquieting memoir about the 15-year relationship between a child and a predatory sexagenarian. Read full book review >

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THE HUNT by Margaux Othats
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 2017

"A simple story with a powerful anti-violence message. (Picture book. 4-7)"
A small child creates a stone sculpture despite the repeated efforts of hunters to destroy it. Read full book review >

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NAVIGATING LIFE by Margaux Bergen
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 2, 2016

"Bergen's more helpful suggestions about ways to live well would be better suited to a mother-to-daughter letter, with all of the straining to impress shorn away."
A guide to life started by a mother when her daughter was in elementary school and given to her on her first day of college. Read full book review >

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The Woodsman by Shaun Brennan
Released: March 14, 2013

"The strong offering of a bittersweet new folk tale with striking illustrations."
Debut writer Brennan and illustrator Meganck create a touching folk story about the transformative powers of love. Read full book review >

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HERO COMPLEX by Margaux Froley
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 14, 2014

"Solid plotting, so-so characterization. (Mystery. 12-16)"
A budding teen detective digs up past secrets to expose current vices in this fast-paced, plot-driven mystery sequel. Read full book review >

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WHO COUNTS? by Amy-Jill Levine
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 5, 2017

"An unusual and creative interpretation of the three parables, offering the satisfying conclusion that each person (or sheep or coin) matters and should be counted. (Picture book/religion. 5-8)"
Three parables of Jesus from the Christian Bible are retold with modern-day settings and characters. Read full book review >