Search Results: "Sean Meshorer"


BOOK REVIEW

THRIVING WITH CHRONIC PAIN by Sean Meshorer
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 20, 2015

"A positive, open-minded, and practical overview."
A comprehensive guide to living with constant pain. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: May 8, 2012

"The book will have broad appeal, even though Meshorer admits that 28 days to attain bliss may be optimistic."
In his debut, spiritual teacher Meshorer outlines a path to attaining bliss. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE INFECTS by Sean Beaudoin
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 25, 2012

"Gory horror that thinks nihilist incoherence is the same thing as edgy. It's wrong. (Horror. 15-17)"
A court-mandated hike becomes zombie flick, laden with 1980s pop-culture references. Read full book review >

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POLTERGEEKS by Sean Cummings
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 2, 2012

"Passable escapist reading for witchcraft fans in search of something light. (Urban fantasy. 12-16)"
An eager teen witch discovers the supernatural world is more dangerous than she ever imagined. Read full book review >

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BROTHER/SISTER by Sean Olin
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: June 9, 2011

"As soon as the first unfortunate skull is cracked open, they'll be catapulted head first into a world so ridiculously twisted that they won't know what hit them. (Horror. 14 & up)"
When Ashley and Will's violently drunk-ass mom is institutionalized by her strange, stoner boyfriend for the umpteenth time, the two siblings are left to fend for themselves. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOING NOWHERE FASTER by Sean Beaudoin
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: April 1, 2007

"Vivid characters and bursts of genuine humor notwithstanding, an uneventful storyline prevents this first novel from gaining any real traction. (Fiction. YA)"
A self-absorbed underachiever drifts through typical teen issues before arriving at a pat resolution. Read full book review >

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BIG CITY, BAD BLOOD by Sean Chercover
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 9, 2007

"Dudgeon's darkness adds welcome depth and complexity to this hard-boiled debut, a likely series kickoff."
A Chicago shamus runs afoul of a vindictive petty thug. Read full book review >

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FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 1998

"A strange and beautiful book that offers an unusual depth and nuance of character, set forth in lustrous dialogue and prose the texture of honeyed silk."
Sequel to Beneath the Vaulted Hills (not reviewed), or, better, the second half of a doorstopper entitled The River into Darkness. Read full book review >

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BODY COUNTS by Sean Strub
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 14, 2014

"A valuable document that gives an insider's view into AIDS activism and declares that compassion can mean just as much as cure."
A prominent activist and publisher ties his personal journey into the epochal events that have shaped the last 35 years of LGBT rights and AIDS education. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CLOUDS END by Sean Stewart
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Aug. 1, 1996

"While originality is always welcome, this sort of unquantifiable froth—vague, flimsy plot, indistinguishable characters, elusive backdrop and all—will satisfy few readers."
Peculiar, nebulous otherworld fantasy from the author of Resurrection Man (1995), etc. The island Clouds End is the most recent to have emerged from the Mist. Read full book review >