Search Results: "Pamela D. Beverly"


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RELATIONS by Pamela D. Beverly
Released: May 31, 2012

"An entertaining romance that ably tackles thorny cultural issues."
A debut novel about the joys and challenges of interracial relationships. Read full book review >

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Released: Nov. 19, 2009

"An instructive, practical self-help book, full of 'aha!' moments."
Psychologist Garcy offers a guide for living a healthier and happier life using REBT (rational emotive behavior therapy) methods. Read full book review >

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GUIDEBOOKS TO SIN by Pamela D. Arceneaux
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 3, 2017

"Rare and vivid evidence of the thriving business of pleasure."
From 1897 to 1917, prostitution operated legally in a district of New Orleans known as Storyville. Beautifully produced by the Historic New Orleans Collection, this abundantly illustrated history of turn-of-the-century prostitution offers an unusual and fascinating glimpse into America's past. Read full book review >

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SLOP GOES THE SOUP by Pamela D. Edwards
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2001

"An author's note on the last page cleverly explains the concept of onomatopoeia. (Picture book. 2-7)"
Edwards and Cole (Warthogs Paint, p. 739, etc.) collaborate on their third story about a pair of wacky warthogs who explored counting and colors in the previous stories in the series. Read full book review >

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I FOUND MOUSE by Pamela D. Greenwood
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 19, 1994

"An excellent early chapter book. (Fiction/Young Reader. 5-9)"
Mom is off to study Native American art for three weeks, and Justin, 10, is backpacking with Grandad, leaving Dad and younger sister Tessie, the narrator, to cope on their own. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 23, 2010

"A sensible guide to organizing responsibilities, sure to enlighten frazzled readers."
Psychologist and life coach Garcy (The Power of Inner Guidance, 2007) offers time-management strategies for those of us who claim there aren't enough hours in the day. Read full book review >

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WHAT ABOUT MY GOLDFISH? by Pamela D. Greenwood
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 20, 1993

"Plecas's unpretentious, nicely expressive pen-and- watercolor illustrations make just the right complement to the likable, realistic story. (Young reader. 6-9)"
A reassuring early chapter-book about moving. Read full book review >

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BEST BOOKS OF 2016: PAMELA HAAG
by Alexia Nader

What does a haunted house in California have to do with gun control? This question animates Pamela Haag’s newest book, The Gunning of America: Business and the Making of American Gun Culture, a history of the gun business in the late 19th century focused on the Winchester family. Haag shows this history as two interrelated stories, represented respectively in the ...


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BEVERLY JENKINS
by Poornima Apte

If Beverly Jenkins had her way, her novels would have many more history nuggets than they do. But then, she says, she has to remind herself that she is writing romance, not a history book. The veteran award-winning writer of African-American historical fiction novels has dozens of books under her belt and knows it’s a fine line to walk between ...


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A SEASON OF CHANGE
by Bobbi Dumas

Hi friends!

As some of you know, I was in DC this past week for my father-in-law’s funeral.

I lived in the DC area for twenty years before we moved to Wisconsin 11 years ago, so my husband—who hadn’t been back in ten years (I was there for a quick trip in 2014 for a conference, but didn’t have time ...


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PAMELA PAUL
by Claiborne Smith

Readers who know Pamela Paul’s books before she became the editor of the New York Times Book Review know that they are serious works of nonfiction: The Starter Marriage and the Future of Matrimony (2002), Pornified: How Pornography Is Damaging Our Lives, Our Relationships, and Our Families (2005), and Parenting, Inc.: How the Billion-Dollar Baby Business Has Changed the Way ...


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JANUARY ROMANCE
by Bobbi Dumas

Hi romance friends!

It’s the last week of January (quite a month in every arena, at least in the Dumas home), so I thought I’d check in with my reviewer friends!

Last November you may recall I had weekly “Best of 2016” posts with PJ Ausdenmore, Scandie from Scandalicious, librarian Lynn Wall, and SOS Aloha.

I touched base with them ...


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