Search Results: "Sarajo Frieden"


BOOK REVIEW

THE CARE AND FEEDING OF FISH by Sarajo Frieden
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 1996

"What a fish! (Picture book. 4-8)"
While her parents love ``the sameness of their lives,'' Loulou longs for adventure. Read full book review >

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NOONIE’S MASTERPIECE by Lisa Railsback
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2010

"Filled with the self-absorption and longing that is a hallmark of her age, Noonie's rambling, heartfelt story will appeal to young artists who are, like Noonie, trying to find where they belong in their world…or just their family. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Ten-year-old Noonie Norton is making her way in a world that does not always understand the brilliant yet undiscovered artist she is. Read full book review >

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DIALYSIS by Lisa Frieden
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 2, 2014

"A compelling story about coping with a serious illness, offering lessons in the value of slowing down and appreciating life in the moment."
A hard-charging PR pro battles kidney failure, as chronicled in this heartfelt memoir. Read full book review >

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THE SERPENT'S GAME by A.C. Frieden
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 1, 2013

"Frieden has churned out a solid espionage novel that respectfully employs a real-world tragedy to great effect."
In Frieden's (Tranquility Denied, 2007, etc.) second Jonathan Brooks thriller, the maritime lawyer, looking into a mysterious drowning, finds himself in the midst of competing international spies and agencies. Read full book review >

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THE OFFERING by Lisa N. Frieden
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 11, 2013

"Repetitive and predictable mind/body battles weigh down what is otherwise a quick and entertaining spy romp."
A CIA operative must fight magic and her own feelings in Frieden's (Dialysis: A Memoir, 2014) tale of romance and suspense. Read full book review >

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Released: Feb. 14, 1998

"A funny and life-affirming work."
Nineteen To The Dozen ($24.95; Feb. 14; 196 pp.; 0-8156-0477-7): A cacophony of zesty, feisty, eccentric voices resounds throughout this entertaining collection of (mostly comic) monologues that the Yiddish master composed during the years 190116, many of which have not previously been translated into English. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 13, 2015

"An inspiring story in which the author demonstrates unequivocally that public health policy can not only save lives; it can change the way we view the landscape of food."
A New York City-based saga showing how "saving lives in America today means fighting to protect people from the pervasive marketing of cigarettes, junk food, and other unhealthy products." Read full book review >