Search Results: "Robin Palmer"


BOOK REVIEW

WICKED JEALOUS by Robin Palmer
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 19, 2012

"Apple-flavored cotton candy: fast and tasty, possibly slightly poisonous. (Fiction. 11-14)"
In a modern wish-fulfillment fairy tale that applies and removes feminism like makeup—frequently, easily and with relish—Simone goes from That Weird Fat Girl to hottie. Read full book review >

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THE CORNER OF BITTER AND SWEET by Robin Palmer
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 27, 2013

"Anyone who's ever struggled with a family member's alcoholism will find a welcome and familiar friend in Annabelle. (Fiction. 12 & up)"
A teenage girl and her showbiz mom are forced to re-evaluate their relationship after rehab in this lightweight recovery story by the author of Geek Charming (2009). Read full book review >

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ONCE UPON A KISS by Robin Palmer
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"While the road may be well-trodden, readers are still in for a breezy, enjoyable ride. (Fantasy. 12-16)"
Back to the Future meets The Breakfast Club for Generation Z.Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: May 18, 2010

"The first in what promises to be a series of light yet heartfelt adventures. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Getting dumped by her two best friends isn't how Lucy wanted to start sixth grade. Read full book review >

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(BAD) BOY MEETS (GOOD) GIRL
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BOOK REPORT for The Promise of Amazing by Robin Constantine

 

Cover Story: Surprisingly Accurate
BFF Charm: Meh
Swoonworthy Scale: 7
Talky Talk: Easy Breezy
Bonus Factors: Bad Boy, Catering
Anti-Bonus Factor: Eyebrow Piercing
Relationship Status: Fling

Cover Story: Surprisingly Accurate

At first glance, this cover screams STOCK PHOTO. Well, actually, it screams ROMANCE, but it's also saying ...


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WHEN THE FACE ON THE MILK CARTON BECOMES THE BOY NEXT DOOR
by Sarah Pitre

 

BOOK REPORT for Emmy & Oliver by Robin Benway

Cover Story: Thumbs Up
BFF Charm: Yay!
Swoonworthy Scale: 8
Talky Talk: Graduate of the School of Sarah Dessen
Bonus Factors: Cameron Quick, Surfing
Relationship Status: This Ain't No Puppy Love

 

Cover Story: Thumbs Up

The typeface on this cover looks like it came straight out of a ...


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BOOK REVIEW

THE WOMPANANNY WITCHES MAKE ONE MEAN PIZZA by Jennie  Palmer
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 15, 2017

"Pair with a pie for one mean—er, make that nice—storytime. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Two recluse witch chefs with a passion for pizza come out from behind their pizza oven…and survive the wild neighborhood kids. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 21, 2006

"Any moral that may be gleaned from the tangled narrative is buried in confusion. (Fantasy. YA)"
A convoluted fantasy offering a series of morals about justice, mercy, human treatment of animals and human treatment of other humans. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FLOWERING JUDAS by Elizabeth Palmer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 17, 1997

"A marvelous modern romp."
More dispatches from life in London's tonier sets as British writer Palmer (Old Money, 1996, etc.) wittily details treachery between the sheets, in the boardroom, and at the country house, all nicely avenged by a woman of decidedly independent means. Read full book review >

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DANGER ZONE by Shirley Palmer
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"Admirably paced and plotted, with the kind of guns-a-poppin' denouement that begs for transfer to the big screen. (Palmer has published pseudonymously as Nell Brien.)"
A first-rate, nailbiting hardcover-debut thriller about a bright, tough, immensely appealing young woman, her intrepid husband, and their scary, no-way-out trap. Read full book review >