Search Results: "R.W. Krech"


BOOK REVIEW

LOVE PUPPIES AND CORNER KICKS by R.W.  Krech
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2010

"Plenty of soccer action and a resilient heroine make this a sure pick for the tween crowd. (Fiction. 10-14)"
Change, while challenging, often drives personal growth, as 13-year-old Andrea discovers. Read full book review >

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REBOUND by Bob Krech
FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2006

"Sure to be a slam-dunk success with players and fans alike. (Fiction. 12-15)"
People are hard to figure, especially when you're a 17-year-old white boy in a racially divided section of New Jersey. Read full book review >

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CLARK IN THE DEEP SEA by R.W. Alley
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 8, 2016

"A pleasant-enough tale about sibling interactions and escapism. (Picture book. 4-6)"
The power of imagination brings four white siblings together when a rainy spring day strands them on their porch. Read full book review >

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Released: Aug. 1, 2005

"Hopefully, Book Two is on the way."
The first volume in The Oz Chronicles recalls both Stephen King's The Stand and L. Frank Baum's The Wizard of Oz. Read full book review >

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MITCHELL ON THE MOON by R.W. Alley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 4, 2016

"A rollicking Halloween adventure. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Who will save the moon? Read full book review >

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GRETCHEN OVER THE BEACH by R.W. Alley
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 8, 2016

"A quiet summer picture book to share with the young ones, one of a seasonal quartet featuring Gretchen and her siblings. (Picture book. 4-6)"
A young girl escapes her reality and immerses herself in her imagination in this summery tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MURDER AT WITTENHAM PARK by R.W. Heber
Released: Oct. 17, 1997

"If only the Christie estate had relented and allowed a dollop of Agatha's surpassing ingenuity."
Being a peer isn't what it used to be. Read full book review >

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THE GREEN REAPERS by R.W. Jones
Released: May 8, 1989

Harrowing, near-fatal case for both Welsh-born Detective Inspector Huw Evans—the dourest of heroes—and Isis somewhat insensitive sidekick, Sgt. Read full book review >

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The Frayed Ribbon by R.W. Hart
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 11, 2015

"A hopeful but sometimes saccharine story about family renewal and the power of prayer."
Hart goes straight for the heartstrings in his debut novel about a virtuous woman determined to smooth out the rifts within her family. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

POLICE OFFICERS ON PATROL by Kersten Hamilton
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2009

"A good introduction for the youngest audiences. (Picture book. 3-6)"
After a previous title celebrating firefighters (Firefighters to the Rescue, illustrated by Rich Davis, 2005), Hamilton addresses another civil servant—police officers. Read full book review >