Search Results: "Rosa C. Scoushe"


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FRACTURED by Rosa C. Scoushe
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 24, 2013

"A fast-paced, tightly woven crime novel that is frightening, funny and always enjoyable."
A complex mystery that tracks a woman's quest for justice both on the job and in her own life. Read full book review >

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ZEKE THOMPSON, AMERICAN HERO by Rosa C. Scoushe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 10, 2011

"Fun and educational—a unique look at post-Civil War America."
A righteous man traverses Civil War era America and fights for the causes in which he believes. Read full book review >

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Musings of Yukiyu' by Rosa C. Scoushe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 22, 2015

"A slow-paced novel with a beautifully portrayed tropical setting."
In Rosa's (Fractured, 2013, etc.) historical novel, tragedy forces a Puerto Rican teenager to become his family's sole provider as America's influence begins to slowly change his native land. Read full book review >

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LUMBERVILLE SEVEN by Rosa C. Scoushe
Released: June 21, 2012

"Reminiscent of one of those wonderful 19th-century doorstop novels."
A story of coming-of-age, of nurturing and of the fact that it does indeed take a village to raise a child. Or to raise seven of them, for that matter. Read full book review >

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REFLECTIONS ON A STONE by Rosa C. Scoushe
Released: Nov. 22, 2011

"Rosa's collection has moments of insight, but readers may struggle through a fog to find the nuggets."
Rosa (Zeke Thompson, American Hero, 2010, etc.) presents a series of short stories that address a wide variety of subject matter. Read full book review >

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EMILY'S HOPE by Rosa C. Scoushe
Released: April 23, 2010

"Readers who find themselves riveted by stories like Sybil and A Beautiful Mind will likely enjoy this absorbing, but long-winded, novel."
A family takes on the challenge for caring for two abused children in this inspiring debut novel. Read full book review >

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Rosa by Cherokee Randolph
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 9, 2015

"Slow-paced but perceptive."
A young girl learns important lessons about family and friendship in debut author Randolph's (What Happened to Tasha Blue?, 2013, etc.) coming-of-age novel. Read full book review >

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ROSA by Jonathan Rabb
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 2005

"As before (The Book of Q, 2001, etc.), Rabb saps the strength of a perfectly good story by taking too long to tell it."
In 1918 Berlin, the cops think they've got a serial killer on their hands until the latest victim turns out to be Rosa Luxemburg. Read full book review >

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ROSA by Knut Hamsun
Released: Jan. 26, 1998

"Translator Lyngstad has given new life to one of Hamsun's most underrated works."
Rosa ($12.95 paperback original; Jan. 26, 1998; 256 pp.; 1-55713-259-X): A vigorously colloquial new translation of the great Norwegian novelist's 1909 tragicomedy, which bears an interesting incidental resemblance to Willa Cather's A Lost Lady. Read full book review >

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C by Tom McCarthy
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"Flawed but fascinating."
An ambitious, epochal second novel from the author of Remainder (2007). Read full book review >

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ROSA by Nikki Giovanni
Kirkus Star
by Nikki Giovanni, illustrated by Bryan Collier
BIOGRAPHY
Released: Sept. 1, 2005

"An essential volume for classrooms and libraries. (Picture book. 5+)"
Rosa Parks sat. Read full book review >

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ROSA FARM by Liz Wu
by Liz Wu, illustrated by Matt Phelan
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 14, 2006

"Though the story has amusing moments and Phelan's line drawings are charming, there are just too many complicated plotlines and characters for the target reading age. (Fiction. 7-9)"
Charlotte's Web meets Lord of the Flies in this offering from newcomer Wu. Read full book review >