Search Results: "Rorke Denver"


BOOK REVIEW

DAMN FEW by Rorke  Denver
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 19, 2013

"'What can't these SEALs do?' To hear Denver tell it, when it comes to special operations, hardly anything at all. Good reading for military buffs."
A 14-year veteran of more than 200 combat missions reflects on a career training and leading the Navy's elite warriors. Read full book review >

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The Indenture by F. Denver McGarey
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"A well-crafted testament to the powers of resilience and redemption."
A boy born into one of New York's wealthiest families confronts the challenges of poverty and his relative's own moral failings in McGarey's expansive debut novel set in the 1970s. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TAKE ME HOME by John Denver
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 2, 1994

"This may resonate with Denver's still-sizable following but few others. (Author tour)"
A hazily rendered autobiography of the popular 1970s folk singer. Read full book review >

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EVERYBODY CAN HELP SOMEBODY by Ron Hall
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 10, 2013

"For a more reflective illustration of kindness begetting kindness, consider Jacqueline Woodson's Each Kindness, illustrated by E.B. Lewis (2012). (Picture book. 4-7)"
Patronizing storytelling glosses over a tale of Christian kindness. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ANTS by Deborah Hodge
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2004

"Well-designed, well thought-out, these will satisfy young listeners and encourage further research in slightly older kids. (Nonfiction. 3-8)"
Straightforward, pleasing explorations of two common insects presented by and with photographs from the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. Read full book review >