Search Results: "Meagan Bennett"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 12, 2002

"Intelligent, thoughtful, and deliciously gossipy: a must for anyone interested in book publishing."
Charming WWII-era letters exchanged by the founders of Random House. Read full book review >

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The Bennett Women by Roberta R. Carr
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 8, 2015

"Despite its sometimes too-neat storyline, readers may find merit in this novel's exploration of the challenges of aging loved ones."
In this novel set in 2012, a harrowing health scare for a family matriarch spurs emotional crises for her Fortune 500 company CEO daughter and musically talented granddaughter. Read full book review >

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Bennett Prince of Ziemia by David Kucera
Released: July 14, 2016

"A tale about a perilous rescue operation that delivers a sweet, all-ages romp, leaving room for further escapades."
In this debut middle-grade fantasy, a teen prince and his beautiful young companion sneak off on an adventure to save a nearby village. Read full book review >

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Released: July 9, 2012

"Will Bennett's loyal nanny-and-more, Mary Catherine, abandon her charges in their darkest hour? Will Perrine escape from custody in a made-for-the-movies sequence? Will Bennett finally close his case for good? Or will Patterson and Ledwidge ring down the curtain leaving the conflict unresolved and paving the way for a sequel? Stay tuned."
Patterson's partnership with Ledwidge is already up to the fifth installment in the perilous adventures of NYPD Detective Michael Bennett (Tick Tock, 2011, etc.). Read full book review >

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WEIRD GIRL AND WHAT'S HIS NAME by Meagan Brothers
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 13, 2015

"Carefully and subtly imagined. (Fiction. 14-18)"
In a small town in North Carolina, a close friendship between two eccentric high schoolers breaks apart, leaving a rift. Read full book review >

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SKYLARK by Meagan Spooner
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"At the end, though, it doesn't stand out from the throng of like dystopias. Only for those who will read nothing else. (Dystopian adventure. 14 & up)"
Another debut, another dystopia. Read full book review >

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LARK ASCENDING by Meagan Spooner
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Oct. 1, 2014

"That said, this is a mighty strong finish to the trilogy, and there is plenty to keep readers turning the pages. (Dystopian adventure. 14 & up)"
Fans of the Skylark trilogy will welcome the third and final installment of the series. Read full book review >

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A MAN TO SLAY DRAGONS by Meagan McKinney
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 1996

"A mish-mash of settings, characters you've met before, a motivationless killer—and a quick, fun, silly pleasure to read."
Historical-romancer McKinney (Fair is the Rose, 1993) sets her first contemporary story—flimsy and fast-paced—in the crime- obsessed present. Read full book review >

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IN THE DARK by Meagan McKinney
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 1998

"Way over the top and unintentionally amusing—which may be the only reasons to read it."
Another silly tale from McKinney (Gentle From the Night, 1997, etc.),again about how love can save you from the dark side. Read full book review >

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STILL OF THE NIGHT by Meagan McKinney
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 1, 2001

"Romantic-suspense veteran McKinney (In the Dark, 1998, etc.) ladles on the romance but forgets the suspense, producing patchwork intrigue whose ending is never in doubt."

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HUNTED by Meagan Spooner
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: March 14, 2017

"An elegant, classic, and vivid fairy tale. (Fantasy. 12 & up)"
A rich, Russian-influenced retelling of "Beauty and the Beast." Read full book review >