Search Results: "Roman Krznaric"


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EMPATHY by Roman Krznaric
NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 4, 2014

"Useful advice that promotes a more contented, fulfilling lifestyle."
School of Life founder Krznaric (How Should We Live?: Great Ideas from the Past for Everyday Life, 2013, etc.) presents methods to increase a person's ability to look at situations through another's eyes.Read full book review >

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HOW TO FIND FULFILLING WORK  by Roman Krznaric
Released: May 1, 2013

"Those who would seek out a book like this are already most primed to follow its suggestions."
An inspirational self-help book with an intellectual pedigree. Read full book review >

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HOW SHOULD WE LIVE? by Roman Krznaric
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 2014

"Based on human experience, helpful hints on transforming the way we live."
The title of this potent lifestyle guide poses a valid question—and, after more than three millennia, still a good one. Read full book review >

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ASTRONAUT ACADEMY by Dave Roman
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2011

"Roman's quirks may irritate a few readers, but many children will run to their own scratch pads to draw fierce bunnies, wearing cute hats. (Graphic novel. 10-14)"
This book will make readers want to flip through the author's doodle pad, in case he has ideas that are even wilder. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 15, 2011

"Despite a few sections overly larded with technical terms, the author provides a memorable dispatch on the fate of endangered species."
A scientifically savvy narrator untangles the legal, scientific and historical labyrinth surrounding the 1973 Endangered Species Act. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: April 13, 2013

"Independent agents and brokers may find a helpful suggestion or two for advertising and showing properties."
Bodnarchuk suggests basic strategies for marketing real estate. Read full book review >

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CHINATOWN ANGEL by A.E. Roman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 17, 2009

"It's all been done before and better. The plot is so-so, but the repartee is awful."
The forgettable debut of New York shamus Chico Santana. Read full book review >

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THE SUPERMAN PROJECT by A.E. Roman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 3, 2010

"Chico's warmth and appeal are undeniable, but the plot goes beyond implausible."
In his second adventure (Chinatown Angel, 2009), Bronx peeper Chico Santana searches for an old pal and gets caught in the coils of a cult. Read full book review >

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NATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2010

"This is a browsing book, heavy though not oversized, most suitable for the coffee table. (Nonfiction. 10 & up)"
This collection of "world records" includes 88 striking photographs of a wide variety of nature's wonders. Read full book review >

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Released: May 2, 2013

"Another victory on the high seas for Roman."
Roman's (Pepper Parrot's Problem with Patience: A Captain No Beard Story, 2013) latest adventure about Captain No Beard and his band of plucky pirates tackles the issue of stranger danger. Read full book review >

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Released: April 12, 2012

"Roman charms with an imaginative, whimsical picture book that will entertain even the oldest pirates."
Debut author Roman pens a picture book about an imaginative boy who transforms his bed and stuffed animals into props for a marvelous pirate adventure. Read full book review >