Search Results: "Mark A. Garlick"


BOOK REVIEW

UNIVERSE by Mike Goldsmith
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 18, 2012

"Should keep any young sky watcher enthralled, and the text, despite its fleetness, provides plenty of illumination of the deep-space dark. (Nonfiction. 8-14)"
A handsome, tightly constructed exploration of our solar system, galaxy and beyond. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 10, 2015

"A revealing work that validates the statement that watching policy being made is like watching sausage being made—not a sight for the squeamish."
A well-researched history of Reye's syndrome that explores how science, medicine and politics interact. Read full book review >

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FLEDGLING by Mark A. Cooper
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"Let the sequels begin. (Thriller. 12 & up)"
How does a boy turn into a hero? Read full book review >

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THE FENWAY FOUL-UP by David A.  Kelly
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 22, 2011

"22, 2011. (historical notes) (Mystery. 6-9)"
A new series for emerging chapter-book readers combines the allure of baseball parks with the challenge of solving a mystery. Read full book review >

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STORM HORSE by Nick Garlick
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 31, 2017

"Overall, a solid horse book with the bonus of a male protagonist. (Historical fiction. 9-13)"
A boy in rural Holland works to keep the horse he rescued from the sea. Read full book review >

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Released: June 16, 2012

"Wise business counsel from guys who got there the hard way—and who want to help the reader forge an easier path."
Two entrepreneurs impart no-nonsense advice in a blunt business book that hits the mark. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2004

"For the popular-science section. (Nonfiction. 8-10)"
Travel around the planet and beyond at lightning speed with three kids, investigating weather phenomena like the causes of tornadoes, hurricanes, ice and hail storms, flash floods, Northern Lights, and more. Read full book review >

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THE LAND OF NOD by Mark A. Clements
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 23, 1995

"When the plot finally takes hold at midnovelafter a long setting upit's as fun and inventive as Clements' earlier fundamentalist humanoids."
Horror schlockmeister Clements's fourth outing rises above 1993's Children of the End, again posits a brilliant plot idea, and again slips and slides looking for traction. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN OF THE END by Mark A. Clements
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 28, 1993

Comic-strip horror novel padded with science fantasy and no sex trimmings. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: June 22, 2015

"A surprisingly winning long-distance love story."
The story of a Christian relationship, revealed in a series of letters. Read full book review >