Search Results: "Mika Brzezinski"


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GROW YOUR VALUE by Mika Brzezinski
NON-FICTION
Released: May 12, 2015

"An inspiring evaluation of the potential women have to create fully productive lives at home and at work."
Constructive advice for women on the work-life balance. Read full book review >

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ALL THINGS AT ONCE by Mika Brzezinski
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 5, 2010

"An intriguing account sure to interest working women and news junkies alike."
The MSNBC personality writes about her roller-coaster career in TV news. Read full book review >

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OBSESSED by Mika Brzezinski
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 7, 2013

"A motivational, inspirational addition to the ever-expanding library of total-health guidebooks."
The co-host of MSNBC's Morning Joe parlays her lifelong preoccupation with food into re-educating an increasingly corpulent nation about smarter eating practices. Read full book review >

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TEA WITH OLIVER by Mika Song
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 8, 2017

"Charming and as sweet as a tea cake. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Oliver (a white cat with orange spots) wishes for a friend he can share a pot of tea with. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 2001

"Russia's tailspin is by now a tale with some moss on it, but Brzezinski tells it with appealing dash and indispensable black humor."
A cool stroll down the mean streets of Novy Russky's financial madness, under a rain of cynicism from former journalist Brzezinski. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 2, 2012

"A well-told, direct story of endurance and courage in the face of death and destruction on an apocalyptic scale, as moving and powerful as any novel."
The history of Polish Jews who fought Nazi brutality, retold in the stories of some truly remarkable young men and women. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 29, 1997

"This updated version of East-West geopolitics is worth taking seriously but it is also an amazing example of how a perspective can be revised without actually being rethought. (Radio satellite tour)"
The former national security advisor is still a believer in geopolitics after all these years. Read full book review >

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A NEW SCHOOL YEAR by Sally Derby
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 27, 2017

"Diverse in so many ways, this could be a springboard to readers' own poems about school. (Picture book/poetry 4-10)"
At the start of a new school year, six children tell of their worries, hopes, and growth in 24 free-verse poems. Read full book review >

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Released: March 8, 1989

An engrossing and generally persuasive case for the proposition that international communism is, if not dying, at least fading away. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 18, 2007

"A chilling portrait of rocket scientists and cold warriors at work."
The famous satellite's shiny metal orb reflects the entire nerve-racking history of Soviet/American relations during the Cold War. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: April 12, 1993

"A masterful, if dour, synthesis. (First serial to World Monitor)"
A brilliant and principled analysis of the perilous state of a fractious world as it approaches another millennium. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 24, 2012

"An urgent call for 'historic renewal' by one of America's sharpest minds."
Jimmy Carter's national security advisor offers an astute, elegant appraisal of the waning of America's "global appeal" and the severe consequences of the shifting of power from West to East. Read full book review >