Search Results: "Nichole Gleisner"


BOOK REVIEW

MY ESCAPE by Benoîte Groult
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 23, 2012

"A cleareyed memoir by a writer resolved to claim her 'place on the battlefield of feminism.'"
Frank, no-nonsense reflections by the French novelist about her gradual road to feminism through World War II, three husbands and the embrace of the writing life. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 5, 2012

"This nuanced portrait of marriage offers insight alongside somber reflections, but its landscape is obsessively interior and not very eventful."
Who was Kate's friend Elizabeth—a capable, cheerful and optimistic mother, or the troubled soul her diaries reveal? Bernier's debut repetitively probes the enigmatic life of the American wife. Read full book review >

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THE TOXICOLOGY OF ESSENTIAL AND NONESSENTIAL METALS by Nichole Coleman
NON-FICTION
Released: May 11, 2017

"An informative explanation of metal poisoning."
A scientific work alerts readers to the dangers of toxicity caused by metals. Read full book review >

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SO MANY FEET by Nichole Mara
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 2, 2017

"A neat feat. (Board book. 2-4)"
A variety of animals, 16 in all, shows off what their feet can do. Read full book review >

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THE WIENER STRIKES BACK by Max Brallier
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 3, 2016

"Total fluff, often making not a lick of sense (in a good way), this will satisfy the appetites of fans of the first—but reading that first is a must (or there will be fewer licks of sense). (Graphic/science-fiction hybrid. 7-10)"
The proprietors of Galactic Hot Dogs return for more evil-bashing high jinks aboard the Neon Weiner.Read full book review >

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COSMOE'S WIENER GETAWAY by Max Brallier
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 5, 2015

"The book is so frenetic that some readers will need caffeine to get through it, but in the end, that turns out to be an advantage: If a joke doesn't work, or if readers get bored, all they have to do is turn the page. (Graphic/science-fiction hybrid. 7-12)"
This highly illustrated story has something for every demographic, offering robots, zombies, hot dogs, a princess, video games and wrestlers. This is not a complete list. Read full book review >