Search Results: "Rhonda Mitchell"


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DADDY CALLS ME MAN by Angela Johnson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1997

"This may be a book to pair with Peter Catalanotto's The Painter (1995), for two glimpses of the lives of artists. (Picture book. 3-6)"
This story from Johnson (The Rolling Store, p. 300, etc.) consists of four short verses (``Big Shoes,'' ``Spin,'' ``Noah's Moon,'' and ``Baby Sister'') about the happy home life of a young African-American boy. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

"An often engaging and intimate remembrance."
A woman explores how her hair has shaped her identity in this memoir. Read full book review >

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PROMPOSAL by Rhonda Helms
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 10, 2015

"Chick lit to the max. (Fiction. 12-18)"
High schoolers try to outdo one another in elaborate, romantic ways to pitch invitations to the prom. Read full book review >

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SLIGHTLY IRREGULAR by Rhonda Pollero
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 17, 2012

"Lots of shopping, lots of steam, and if you don't blink, you might catch the mystery."
A trust-fund reject fights a crush on her hot boss by developing an even bigger crush on an even hotter private investigator. Read full book review >

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THE ENCHANTED LIFE OF ADAM HOPE by Rhonda Riley
Released: April 23, 2013

"Well-written and stocked with many strong characterizations, but fuzzy in plotting and theme."
A husband literally made in the image of others teaches Evelyn Roe about enduring love and the equally enduring human distrust of difference in Riley's debut. Read full book review >

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THE WITCHY WORRIES OF ABBIE ADAMS by Rhonda Hayter
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2010

"Light as cotton candy and just as tasty. (Magical adventure. 8-12)"
This frothy debut novel delivers plenty of entertainment to the elementary and middle-grade audience interested in magical fantasy. Read full book review >

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KNOCK OFF by Rhonda Pollero
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 6, 2007

"Finley's firm sense of priorities and laser-accurate descriptions of the most banal circumstances will make readers eager for an encore."
Romance writer Pollero spins the hilarious tale of a paralegal whose loyalty to a client imperils her bargain-chasing. Read full book review >

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A Life Ignited by Rhonda Kinard
Released: July 16, 2015

"A compact call to action for the improvement-minded."
Kinard offers advice for jump-starting your life in this slim motivational volume. Read full book review >

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BARGAIN HUNTING by Rhonda Pollero
Released: Oct. 30, 2012

"An uneven mystery fails a charming, amateur detective."
The third in Pollero's Finley Anderson Tanner mystery series has Finley finding love, bargains and bullets flying her way. Read full book review >