Search Results: "Rochelle Lynn Falack"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 10, 2010

"It's a feel-good tale of triumph, but one that frequently gets distracted from its purpose.
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A memoir of Falack's movement from painfully obsessed victim to Kripalu-certified yoga instructor. Read full book review >

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LYNN VISIBLE by Julia DeVillers
FICTION
Released: March 1, 2010

"Lynn's kooky optimism and enthusiasm for her work give this book a funny, inspiring vibe that young fashion enthusiasts should enjoy. (Fiction. 10 & up)"
Lynn's unique personal style makes her stand out in all the wrong ways at her small-town high school. Read full book review >

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ROCHELLE AT HOME by Bertha Festge
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 16, 2017

"An engaging fable that sometimes tries to juggle too many of society's ills."
This debut fantasy finds a village of animals seeking autonomy from corrupting outside forces.Read full book review >

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LYNN AND JOE by Lynn Danielle Sugayan
NON-FICTION
Released: May 17, 2013

"An engaging story of a mother, divorcee, dancer, poet and student looking to find peace."
A woman's memoir of her journey from bad marriages to independence and love. Read full book review >

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SHADOWS OF SIN by Rochelle Krich
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 2001

"Jessie's fifth outing (Dead Air, 2000, etc.) mixes an unbelievably naive rabbi trying to treat sociopaths, a double dose of half-hearted misdirection, and a few genuinely peaceful moments when Jessie sits down for some religious introspection."
When wealthy, philandering plastic surgeon Ronald Bushnell is dispatched with a bullet to his head and another to his groin, and two of his staff are murdered almost as afterthoughts—or potential eyewitnesses—L.A. Detective Jessie Drake and her partner Phil Okum find no shortage of suspects. Read full book review >

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FERTILE GROUND by Rochelle Krich
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 1, 1998

"Krich makes use of the suspense formula to put a hot-button issue—the problems of parenthood in the age of fertility clinics—under the knife."
Murder is the least of the chicanery at an L.A. fertility clinic in this tautly-moving tale. Read full book review >

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DREAM HOUSE by Rochelle Krich
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 2003

"Krich shifts suspicion expertly from corner to corner of her broad canvas. Whatever you think of arson and murder, you'll be glad you don't live in Hancock Park."
Rehabbers and preservationists fiddle while LA burns. Read full book review >

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THE LION'S SHARE by Rochelle Ratner
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 1991

"More sketch than portrait."
A second novel from poet and American Book Review editor Ratner (Bobby's Girl, 1986), whose heroine's struggle for normalcy and fulfillment, while most admirable, packs as about as much punch as the stuffed animals she collects. Read full book review >

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GRAVE ENDINGS by Rochelle Krich
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 28, 2004

"Molly (Blues in the Night, 2002) keeps getting tangled in plots as threatening as those that confront her sister sleuth Detective Jesse Drake. But if you want a facile tutorial on contemporary females grappling with the orthodox Jewish lifestyle, Molly's your gal."
If your best friend has been a corpse for six years, she can hardly be your maid of honor. Read full book review >