Search Results: "Merilyn Simonds"


BOOK REVIEW

THE LION IN THE ROOM NEXT DOOR by Merilyn Simonds
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 7, 2000

"Simonds may be the next Alice Munro."
An episodic history of 40 years in an unnamed woman's life, from childhood through early middle age, told in 11 subtly related stories: a debut collection by the Canadian author (new to American readers) of the highly praised recent nonfiction The Convict Lover. Read full book review >

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THE HOLDING by Merilyn Simonds
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2005

"Dreamy, savagely romantic Canadian fiction."
The story of a 19th-century family of Scottish emigrants to Canada's Madawaska region, and of a modern couple inhabiting the same land in the 1990s. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 8, 2014

"Easy-to-read fable that makes a convincing case to develop a content marketing strategy."
A financial adviser/digital marketing guru uses a fictional story to demonstrate the importance of content marketing, or authority marketing, to attract customers and grow your business. Read full book review >

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HOLIDAYS & FESTIVALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"No library should be without this well-designed, beautiful, and informative resource. (Nonfiction. 5 )"
The authors—Simonds, who has studied and written about Chinese culture and cooking for 30 years, and Swartz, the vice-president of The Children's Museum, Boston—have collaborated to present a rich and eclectic collection of Chinese traditions. Read full book review >