Search Results: "N. Scott Momaday"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 1997

"To read him is to be in the company of a master wordsmith."
A noteworthy collection of essays and occasional prose pieces by the doyen of Native American letters. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Hacked Again by Scott N. Schober
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 15, 2016

"An engrossing volume about hackers that should cause readers to immediately tweak their passwords."
A cybersecurity pundit blends memoir and advice in this compact debut book. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE WHOLE STUPID WAY WE ARE by N. Griffin
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 5, 2013

"Readers who invest in this quirky set of characters and circumstances will be rewarded. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
The friendship between optimistic Dinah Beach and depressed, nihilistic Skint Gilbert is tested in a carefully crafted and highly stylized tale. Read full book review >

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by Mandy Curtis

BOOK REPORT for Violet Grenade by Victoria Scott

Cover Story: Pretty Deadly
BFF Charm: Caution!
Swoonworthy Scale: 6
Talky Talk: Unreliable Narrator
Bonus Factor: Mysterious Loner Dude
Anti-Bonus Factor: Awful Grownups
Relationship Status: Friends?

Trigger Warning: Violet Grenade features scenes of attempted assault, abuse, and bullying, and touches on very dark themes of death and murder. Some situations might be ...


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BOOK REVIEW

RITES OF PASSAGE by Joy N. Hensley
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 9, 2014

"Absolutely compelling. (Fiction. 14-18)"
The absorbing story of the first girl to join a fictional military high school. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION by Hilarie N.  Staton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2012

"Utilitarian, at best—but more likely to dim reader interest than kindle it. (index, timeline, resource lists) (Nonfiction. 8-10)"
Shot through with vague generalities and paired to a mix of equally generic period images and static new art, this overview remorselessly sucks all the juice from its topic. Read full book review >