Search Results: "Seré Prince Halverson"


BOOK REVIEW

THE UNDERSIDE OF JOY by Seré Prince Halverson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 17, 2012

"Halverson avoids sentimentality, aiming for higher ground in this lucid and graceful examination of the dangers and blessings of familial bonds."
A poignant debut about mothers, secrets and sacrifices. Read full book review >

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PRINCE by Ib Michael
Released: Nov. 1, 1999

"Ib Michael's fiction."
This beguiling and mysterious tale, the first of its veteran Danish author's novels to reach English translation, is a richly imagined, if structurally suspect, fusion of romance, bildungsroman, and ghost story. Read full book review >

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PRINCE by Ronin Ro
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 11, 2011

"An energetic, detailed balance of reportage and criticism about an icon of his era."
Did 10 years of researching the enigmatic Prince pay off? You bet. Read full book review >

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PRINCE by Brian Morton
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

"It's lonely out there for sui generis eccentric geniuses—luckily, gifted writers like Morton are able to bring them a little closer to us."
Cogent analysis of The Artist Currently Known as Prince. Read full book review >

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Released: Nov. 27, 2013

"An eye-catching, clever take on teaching table manners."
In a charmingly illustrated picture book by debut author Sanders, a young boy must learn proper table etiquette to prepare for his fancy birthday celebration. Read full book review >

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PRINCE CHARLES by Sally Bedell Smith
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 4, 2017

"A thorough, timely biography of the man likely to become king in the next decade or so."
A sympathetic psychological study of the prince who has been working tirelessly all his life to be taken seriously. Read full book review >

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Prince Dragonslayer by CG Cactus
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 28, 2015

"A fantasy parody boasting strong morals and rock references."
This fantasy debut follows a man from the real world as he enters the strange realm of his wizard brother for a humorously magical quest. Read full book review >

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PRINCE LESTAT by Anne Rice
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 28, 2014

"Rice fans probably need not fear a drought of her thirst-quenching tales, then. As for this one, it's trademark Rice: talky, inconsequential, but good old-fashioned fanged fun."
Armand, Seth, Akasha and, of course, Lestat de Lioncourt are back with a vengeance—and, natch, they're looking to put the bite on someone. Read full book review >

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PRINCE RIBBIT by Jonathan Emmett
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2017

"An entertaining effort with a disappointing denouement. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Three pink-cheeked, white princesses meet a conniving frog in this amusing metafictional parody of "The Frog Prince." Read full book review >

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THE PRINCE by Vito Bruschini
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 10, 2015

"A complex, informed and intelligent saga mating Rich Man, Poor Man and The Godfather."
In this expansive historical epic, Bruschini traces the Mafia's origins in Sicily's feudal society. Read full book review >

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CROWN PRINCE by Linda Snow McLoon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"Worse, it's first in a series. (Fiction. 10-13)"
It's time for the Dream Horse to die. Read full book review >

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PRINCE CASPIAN by C.S. Lewis
Released: Oct. 16, 1951

"More coordinated in construction, we think, than the preceding book."
Very special, somewhat mystic fantasy, this is a sequel to last year's The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe. Read full book review >