Search Results: "Sarita Mandanna"


BOOK REVIEW

TIGER HILLS by Sarita Mandanna
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 9, 2011

"Beautiful prose and delicate handling prevent this melodrama from becoming maudlin."
Star-crossed lovers in India at the turn of the 20th century, drawn from first-time novelist Mandanna's family history. Read full book review >

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RANSOM FOR A RIVER DOLPHIN by Sarita Kendall
ANIMALS
Released: Dec. 15, 1993

"Despite such shortcomings, an unusual book, and certainly a heartfelt one. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Carmenza, who lives in an Amazon Basin village in Colombia, contributes to her family's income by delivering shortwave radio messages to neighbors. Read full book review >

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THE LOST GIRL by Sangu Mandanna
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 28, 2012

"A provocative and page-turning thriller/romance that gets at the heart of what it means to be human. (Science fiction. 13 & up)"
A compelling novel of a girl created to "replace" another in the event of her death. Read full book review >

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ONCE AGAIN LOVE by Sarita Mathur
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 30, 2013

"An undeniably positive collection hampered by overexplanation."
A debutcollection of poetry and prose that blends a straightforward memoir with a motivational treatise. Read full book review >

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LANG by Kjell Westö
by Kjell Westö, translated by Ebba Segerberg
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2006

"Smoothly and unobtrusively translated, this debut grabs, holds, then plunges you into a world pervaded by a kind of mundane grimness, dark in its own signature way: Nordic noir."
From Finland, a taut and elegant thriller about love, obsession and murder. Read full book review >

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THE CITY OF DEVI by Manil Suri
Released: Feb. 4, 2013

"The melodrama of romantic intrigue is this novel's driving force."
Part international thriller, part romantic soap opera and less satisfying than the author's previous works. Read full book review >

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IMMORTAL UNCHAINED by Lynsay Sands
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 28, 2017

"An imaginative and entertaining addition to the Argeneau world."
The popular Argeneau romance series expands its horizons with a mysterious island with fantastic beasts and a diabolical doctor determined to change life as we know it and find immortality no matter the cost. Read full book review >