Search Results: "Sharon Glick"


BOOK REVIEW

SHARON by Gilad Sharon
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 25, 2011

"Sharon's son provides a solid template on which subsequent biographers will have to build."
The life and times of Israel's warrior leader Ariel Sharon, chronicled by his son. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2006

"Short, breezy and full of activity. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Featuring lots of short words, thematic repetition and paired antonyms, Guy's latest is great for short read-alouds with preschoolers as well as first reading experiences for kindergartners and first graders. Read full book review >

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SHARON TATE by Ed Sanders
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"Readers are likely to finish the book more confused than illuminated by all the possibilities, theories, and potential co-conspirators."
The author revisits the murder that spawned his best-known book, The Family (1971).Read full book review >

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ARIEL SHARON by Nir Hefez
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 24, 2006

"Peacemakers are rare in the Middle East today, and this well-written biography is thus particularly timely."
An admiring, if critical, life of the Israeli warrior/politician. Read full book review >

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SHARON OEHLER: PEDIATRICIAN by Jennifer Bryant
BIOGRAPHY
Released: April 1, 1991

"Glossary. (Nonfiction. 8-10)"
One of a useful new series of seven—''Working Moms: A Portrait of Their Lives.'' (Others include a lawyer [Hispanic], music teacher [black], veterinarian, and park ranger.) Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 20, 2006

"A life of noisy desperation, vomited up con brio. (52 b&w and color photos throughout)"
Exhausting memoir soaked in bodily fluids from warmhearted showbiz vulgarian Osbourne. Read full book review >

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SHARON TATE AND THE MANSON MURDERS by Greg King
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 15, 2000

"Readers might wonder why King's account suddenly surfaces 31 years after the killings, but true-crime fans and Manson fetishists (you know who you are) will find it irresistible."
An oddly timed, incredibly detailed account of the most famous of the Manson Family's victims. Read full book review >

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THE ISRAELI SOLUTION by Caroline Glick
NON-FICTION
Released: March 4, 2014

"Even if Glick's were indisputably the right course of action, the constant aggressiveness is off-putting. The choir won't mind the preaching, but the arguments here aren't likely to sway many other readers."
Can peace ever come to the Middle East? Not with the implacable parties involved, one wing of which informs this unyielding polemic. Read full book review >

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ONE SHOT by Susan Glick
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 1, 2003

"Believable, empathetic, and definitely in focus. (Fiction. 12-16)"
Lorrie's 15th summer developed, literally, differently from what she expected. Read full book review >

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CREATIVE MEDIATION by Thomas Glick
Released: June 6, 2012

"An encouraging book that sheds light on unique, approachable ways to solve conflicts where people often walk away satisfied."
Glick details outside-the-box strategies to successfully mediate disputes. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 2003

"Big-hearted, pleasingly fitful narrative of the kind of journey that scours the soul of its karmic gunk. (Photos)"
In the wake of death and divorce, Newsweek writer Glick and his two children take to the road. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2004

"An inevitably personal response that serves to remind again how the 9/11 attacks affected the lives of countless ordinary families."
In another poignant addition to the literary legacy of 9/11, a young widow recalls for their infant daughter the father she will never know. Read full book review >