Search Results: "Rosanne Cash"


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BODIES OF WATER by Rosanne Cash
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 21, 1996

"Occasionally sappy, but sometimes sharp and tough-minded (in a showbiz way): likely to be of interest to fans of the singer and Marianne Williamson. (Author tour)"
This tiny first book of stories, with extra-wide margins, is a cut above most celebrity writing, and will even satisfy gossip- seekers with its thinly veiled autobiographical pieces about the pop singer's divorce from Rodney Crowell, her three children, and her own childhood as the daughter of a country music legend. Read full book review >

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COMPOSED by Rosanne Cash
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 10, 2010

"An excellent memoir that ends on an encouraging note: 'More to come.'"
Beautifully written meditations on love, death, family and redemption from the celebrated songwriter. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: April 21, 2009

"A tongue-in-cheek exploration of the reality behind reality TV."
NPR commentator and BBC TV critic Peters casts about the globe in search of hidden lands and gets a whole lot more than he bargained for. Read full book review >

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THE MEQ by Steve Cash
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 25, 2005

"Cash makes interesting use of Americana and historical detail, although he sometimes falls into first-novel clumsiness. A sequel is in the works."
Historical fantasy debut by a member of the band Ozark Mountain Daredevils. Read full book review >

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TYLER LEARNS TO DO TRICKS! by Treasuree Cash
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 14, 2013

"A useful picture book on friendship that succeeds because of, not despite, its simplicity."
A fish learns how to identify a good friend—and how to become one himself—in this deceptively simple story geared toward preschoolers. Read full book review >

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WHILE YOU WERE CHASING A HAT by Lilian Moore
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 31, 2001

"The simplicity of the words, coupled with the uncomplicated yet beautiful illustrations, offers a soothing look at the natural world. (Harper Growing Trees series) (Picture book. 2-5)"
Softly muted pastels color this story of a runaway hat and all the things that the wind can do. Read full book review >

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THE FOUR UGLY CATS IN APARTMENT 3D by Marylin Sachs
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2001

"A sweet read. (Fiction. 7-10)"
Lily, a ten-year-old latchkey kid, depends upon the kindness of her neighbors on the third floor of her apartment building whenever she forgets her key. Read full book review >

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THUNDER ON THE PLAINS by Rosanne Bittner
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 20, 1992

"Despite the apparent care taken with historical detail, a tired romance filled with long, expository passages posing as dialogue, and flimsy, two-dimensional characters."
Veteran Western romance writer Bittner's hardcover debut—a historical saga set against the American frontier. Read full book review >

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INTO THE WILDERNESS by Rosanne Bittner
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2001

"Far-from-compelling in a romantic-historical series about the settling of America, with each installment moving west into a new place and time."
Tomahawks flash and war cries resound, but Bittner's latest historical is predictable and dull. Read full book review >

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Pokergeist by Michael Phillip Cash
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 15, 2015

"Bet on this funny, well-written tale of second chances."
After poker champion Clutch Henderson drops dead after losing the International Series of Poker, his ghost haunts wannabe player Telly Martin, touching off an uproarious adventure in which both the living and the dead discover their true selves. Read full book review >