Search Results: "Page Morgan"


BOOK REVIEW

THE LOVELY AND THE LOST by Page Morgan
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 13, 2014

"For fans only. (Paranormal suspense. 12-18)"
The saga of a girl and the gargoyle she loves begun in The Beautiful and the Cursed (2013) continues. Read full book review >

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THE WONDROUS AND THE WICKED by Page Morgan
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 14, 2015

"Standard-issue paranormal romance with lots of descriptions of dresses. (Paranormal romance. 12-18)"
This book concludes the trilogy that began with The Beautiful and the Cursed (2013) and continued with The Lovely and the Lost (2014).Read full book review >

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THE BEAUTIFUL AND THE CURSED by Page Morgan
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 14, 2013

"A nifty idea clumsily executed. (Paranormal suspense. 12 & up)"
A newish supernatural being arrives in this straight-out gothic saga. Read full book review >

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A CHICKEN FOLLOWED ME HOME! by Robin Page
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 19, 2015

"A delightful and informative book for families wanting to raise chickens or learn where eggs come from. (Informational picture book. 4-9)"
In her first foray as solo writer and illustrator, Page, Steve Jenkins' frequent collaborator (and spouse), presents a child-friendly Q-and-A to prepare children for the titular eventuality. Read full book review >

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HOW TO BE A GOOD DOG by Gail Page
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2006

"The quirky humor in the brief text is matched by the funny antics of the floppy canine in the illustrations as he tries to be a good dog, but always in his own way. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Bobo is a large, white dog with a big, black nose who lives a pampered life alongside his fellow pet, a well-behaved cat who wears a proper apron when washing dishes. Read full book review >

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WE'RE GOING TO THE FARMERS' MARKET by Stefan Page
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 4, 2014

"The idea for this book is just right for the board-book set, but the art may prove too abstract for youngsters still learning to connect what they find on their plates to what they see on the page. (Board book. 18 mos.-3)"
A trip to the local farmers market provides the ingredients for a feast. Read full book review >

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BOBO AND THE NEW NEIGHBOR by Gail Page
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"Larger-than-life Bobo and his feline companion are the driving forces in this offbeat tale. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Bobo may try to be a helpful pet, but he does have a weakness for mailmen—and muffins, as he shows in Page's sequel to How to Be a Good Dog (2006). Read full book review >

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THE CREATIVE DESTRUCTION OF MANHATTAN, 1900-1940 by Max Page
NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 15, 1999

"For real or armchair New Yorkers, the whole package is a treat. (Over 70 b&w photographs and illustrations, not seen)"
A sober, humane explanation of how and why New York City became a place of continuous rebuilding. Read full book review >

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THE KNOTTED STRINGS by Jake Page
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 1995

"Only the ending—revealing a murderer who manages to be at once obvious and obscure—is a letdown."
When Hollywood director Andrew Pindaric's movie about the 1680 Pueblo rebellion is disrupted by the deaths of two governors, the murder of the celluloid governor—leading man Gregorio Velasquez, who plays the Spanish colonial ruler against whom the Pueblos revolted—raises hackles and fears around the shoot. Read full book review >

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Love Them Back to LIFE by Ariane Page
Released: Oct. 9, 2014

"A vibrant, eclectic sojourn into the meaning of it all, hindered by laborious writing and poor organization."
A sprawling theoretical explanation of the human condition. Read full book review >

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FRANKIE STYNE AND THE SILVER MAN by Kathy Page
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 12, 2016

"Page is a fierce writer; her relentless imagination and pure writing skills bring a broken, nightmare world fully to life."
A pulp-fiction writer, an unwed mother, and a couple with marital problems live as neighbors in connected town houses and correct course in their contiguous lives. Read full book review >