Search Results: "Patrick Marley"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: April 1, 2013

"A steady, authoritative account of an intensely emotional public-policy conflict."
An in-depth narrative of the recent battle over the rights and future of Wisconsin's public-employee unions. Read full book review >

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SINGER IN THE SNOW by Louise Marley
FANTASY
Released: Oct. 1, 2005

"Whether the Singers of Nevya are new to the reader or old friends, their voices will resonate gracefully. (Science fiction. 12+)"
Intimate human dilemmas explored against the backdrop of a harsh alien world. Read full book review >

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ONE LOVE by Bob Marley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 5, 2011

"Though this celebration of community is joyful, there just is not much here. (afterword) (Picture book. 3-5)"
A sugary poem, very loosely based on the familiar song, lacks focus. Read full book review >

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HORROR AND GHOST STORIES
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"The authors warn there will always be skeptics and cynics; their book will probably fail to change readers of that persuasion. (sample interview questionnaire, glossary) (Nonfiction. YA)"
Behind the enticing title lurks a dry lecture on Paranormal 101. Read full book review >

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EVERY LITTLE THING by Bob Marley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"A sweet elaboration of the original's reassuring message that 'every little thing is gonna be all right.' (afterword) (Picture book. 4-8)"
An effervescent adaptation of Bob Marley's "Three Little Birds," with a skinny plotline supplied by the art and new themes and verses added by the songwriter's eldest daughter. Read full book review >

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I LOVE YOU TOO by Ziggy Marley
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 15, 2014

"The art will draw and hold young children's attention, but the words hang together better when sung rather than spoken. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Lyrics inspired by an exchange with Marley's 3-year-old daughter are set to bright paintings of a multicultural cast of children and adults enjoying each other's company indoors and out. Read full book review >

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NO WOMAN NO CRY by Rita Marley
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 7, 2004

"Tart, self-assured, and lasting."
It can't be said that her relationship with Bob Marley was easy, but his wife of 15 years portrays it as intensely close and spiritual. Read full book review >

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RENEE PATRICK
by Gerald Bartell

Reach for the popcorn. The silver screen sleuths from Paramount Pictures, one-time would be actress Lillian Fox and costume designer Edith Head (based upon the real life Oscar winner) team up for their second case in Renee Patrick’s Dangerous to Know. With Marlene Dietrich, Errol Flynn, Jack Benny, and George Burns firing off great lines, the caper is as much ...


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BOOK REVIEW

WILDFIRE by Patrick Cone
by Patrick Cone, photographed by Patrick Cone
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 9, 1996

"This fine entry in the Nature in Action series concludes with a page of facts. (glossary, index) (Nonfiction. 6-10)"
As Cone makes abundantly clear, the uncontrolled fires—commonly called wildfires—that are frequently in the news are a worldwide phenomenon, occurring in grasslands and forests. Read full book review >

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ART by Patrick McDonnell
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: April 1, 2006

"Sheer delight. (Picture book. All ages)"
Art's art moves and explodes. Read full book review >

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THE REST OF US JUST LIVE HERE by Patrick Ness
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Oct. 6, 2015

"Fresh, funny, and full of heart: not to be missed. (Fantasy. 13 & up)"
It's not easy being normal when the Chosen One goes to your high school. Read full book review >