Search Results: "Mitzi Angle"


BOOK REVIEW

3 by Jean-Christophe Valtat
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2010

"Valtat has a nice eye for metaphor, but the book's tone is static. As the narrator considers his youth there's little evidence that he's matured; at best, he's just grown capable of articulating his condescension in philosophical terms."
A man looks back on his awkward, insecure adolescence, specifically his obsession with a special-needs girl, in this novella from French writer Valtat. Read full book review >

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ROUND THE BEND by Mitzi Dale
FICTION
Released: June 1, 1991

"Her story should fascinate its teen audience, many of whom have also found the adult world maddeningly frustrating. (Fiction. 12+)"
In a frank, first-person narrative, an intelligent daydreamer describes her puzzled search for meaning in the real world. Read full book review >

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THE WORLD’S BEST SEX WRITING 2005 by Mitzi Szereto
NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 13, 2005

"Nothing eye-opening, but a worthy effort."
No, it's not that kind of sex writing—which is probably for the best. Read full book review >

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THOSE THAT MATTERED by Barbara Angle
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 1994

"A hard-edged tale of mining conditions and, especially, of the dearly bought success of one courageous woman."
This autobiographical debut novel about coal mining in Appalachia is almost hypnotic in its intensity, drama, and stark realism. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

IT'S ABOUT TIME! by Mitzi Weinman
NON-FICTION
Released: June 19, 2014

"A thorough, well-thought-out guidebook to solving time dilemmas and organizing a working life."
In this A-to-Z guide to managing time in a professional setting, debut author Weinman delivers sound strategies for focusing goals, managing daily tasks and projects, and building a working system of success. Read full book review >

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HUMMINGBIRD by Kimberly Greene Angle
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 10, 2008

"Warm family fare. (Fiction. 8-12)"
When confronted with loss, a pre-teen in rural Georgia learns to take nothing for granted. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE VOW by Denene Millner
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2005

"A warm-hearted Jackie Collins-meets-Terry McMillan ode to sisterhood, with few surprises."
The path to true love is never smooth for three sexy black Los Angeles women who set a deadline for landing Mr. Right. Read full book review >