Search Results: "Mikaya Heart"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"Heart's comprehensive exploration of the female sexual experience will be a poignant guide for women of all ages."
Heart (My Sweet Wild Dance, 2009, etc.) guides women through orgasm with thoroughness and sincerity. Read full book review >

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HEART by Lance Morrow
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 14, 1995

"These and other sharp-edged reflections make us glad that Morrow is still with usand that he has given us yet another fine book."
Absorbing reminiscence of a heart in disintegration. Read full book review >

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HEART by Dick Cheney
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 22, 2013

"Gives meaning to the phrase 'a heartbeat away,' especially when applied to an official who could possibly ascend to the highest office in the land."
The former vice president shares a detailed history of his heart attacks, alternating sections with the doctor who has supervised the surgeries to keep him alive despite multiple near-death experiences. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 1, 2001

"Though not really much more than a commonplace book of the author's personal fascinations, many readers will dip into this appealing grab-bag with pleasure and sometimes surprise."
Bestselling novelist Godwin (Evensong, 1999, etc.) stitches an intimate sampler of the ways we humans have imagined acts of the heart through time and across cultures. Read full book review >

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I HEART BAND by Michelle Schusterman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 9, 2014

"A cacophony of the emotional bumps of early adolescence that also perfectly captures the merits of band programs, this effort should appeal even to middle school girls who aren't already musicians. (Fiction. 10-14)"
Slightly driven seventh-grader Holly is a serious band geek, through and through. Read full book review >

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HEART TO HEART by Lois Ehlert
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 3, 2017

"Rebuses get a text update for a modern love note. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Ehlert combines her iconic cut-paper images of fruits and vegetables with some text-speak to create a rebus story for Valentine's Day. Read full book review >

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HEART TO HEART by Lurlene McDaniel
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: June 8, 2010

Those familiar with McDaniel's tearjerker style won't be surprised or disappointed by this latest iteration, in which teenager Elowyn Eden's untimely death enables another teen, Arabeth St. Read full book review >

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POETRY
Released: April 1, 2001

"A beautiful volume that brings words and pictures together in wonderful tributes from artist to artist. (Nonfiction. All ages)"
This unusual poetry anthology is a compilation of 43 contemporary poets' responses to self-selected images, ranging from photographs to sculpture. Read full book review >

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Released: Oct. 14, 2015

"A relatable, if limited, story about a veteran that centers on how children can help adults."
This illustrated book written by and for middle schoolers shows how a disorder affects a soldier and his daughter. Read full book review >

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DEPRAVED HEART by Patricia Cornwell
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 27, 2015

"A trademark Cornwell mystery: terse and tangled, messy and body fluid-y, and altogether satisfying."
Another gritty, world-weary tale of mayhem by masterful mysterian Cornwell (Flesh and Blood, 2014, etc.). Read full book review >

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Africa's Heart by Mark Wentling
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 15, 2015

"A satisfying novel of interconnectedness and community."
An ambitious novel concludes Wentling's (Africa's Release, 2014) African trilogy. Read full book review >

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HENRY'S HEART by Charise Mericle Harper
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 22, 2011

"The story should please those hopeful readers who are puppy-starved themselves, while the learning hidden within should set parents' and educators' hearts aflutter. (Informational picture book. 5-8)"
Tongue-in-cheek, label-happy humor reminiscent of Mélanie Watts abounds in Harper's latest, a genius pairing of fiction and nonfiction. Read full book review >