Search Results: "N. E. Walford"


BOOK REVIEW

THE ISLAND HUNTERS by N. E. Walford
Released: June 27, 2014

"A bold tale with a diverse cast of characters and a solid story, well-suited to younger readers and fans of pirates, African history and lost treasure."
In this illustrated debut novel, Walford spins a mischievous yarn full of boys' adventure, suspense, pirates, lost treasure, island exploits and what some might consider far too many snakes. Read full book review >

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ROXANNE by E. N. Stewart
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 24, 2012

"An afternoon's delight for devotees of the kinky, but others might hope for more to wrap their minds around."
This erotic novel traces a woman's ascendancy to the leadership of a Balkan country, a feat accomplished and accompanied by frequent sexual escapades. Read full book review >

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SEEKING REFUGE by Irene N. Watts
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2017

"A book that invites close reading, this will spark interest in the plight of all refugees. (glossary) (Graphic historical fiction. 10-16)"
An 11-year-old Jewish girl travels alone from Berlin to Great Britain in the Kindertransport of 1938. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 11, 2013

"A well-researched, cursory guide to pregnancy and early parenting."
Debut authors Burke and Lockett offer a guidebook on what new parents may expect from pregnancy, birth and the first year of their baby's life. Read full book review >

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CURSE OF THE GRIFFIN by Jerome Walford
GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMIC BOOKS
Released: July 13, 2013

"A dystopian vampire fantasy likely to appeal more to fans of The Hunger Games than the Twilight saga."
In this action-packed series opener, a starving artist finds that there's magic in his past, and he's determined to better his life as a commoner in a world ruled by vampires. Read full book review >

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Visionary by N. Dunham
Released: Nov. 25, 2012

"A middling teen-oriented fantasy story with adventure and romance."
In Dunham's debut YA fantasy, teenager Aislinn Murphy stumbles upon her psychic powers and can predict the future. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Bubble Kids by N. Chowdhry
Released: July 1, 2014

"A well-balanced and often powerful story recommended for younger teens and history buffs."
A debut YA novel about life in Pakistan during and soon after the events of 9/11. Read full book review >