Search Results: "Sherryl Woods"


BOOK REVIEW

A SEASIDE CHRISTMAS by Sherryl Woods
ROMANCE
Released: Sept. 24, 2013

"A sweet, affecting holiday-themed read that will appeal to romance and Chesapeake Shores fans rooting for Jenny to find her own hero and happily-ever-after."
Successful songwriter Jenny Collins returns to Chesapeake Shores to escape Nashville and her messy breakup with country music star Caleb Green, but when Caleb follows her, entwining himself in her holiday season and her huge, extended stepfamily, she finds it hard to resist his charm despite their difficult past. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SEA GLASS ISLAND by Sherryl Woods
ROMANCE
Released: May 28, 2013

"Not Woods' best, but a smoothly written, beach-themed story with a happy ending helps forgive the weaknesses."
When Samantha, an established-yet-struggling actress, comes home to act as maid-of-honor in her sister's wedding, the family unabashedly tries to pair her with the best man, Ethan, her teenage crush and now a local war hero. Read full book review >

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THE JUNIPER GAME by Sherryl Jordan
FANTASY
Released: Sept. 1, 1991

A 14-year-old finds herself psychically linked with a young woman who was burned as a witch in medieval England. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TIME OF THE EAGLE by Sherryl Jordan
FANTASY
Released: July 1, 2007

"As Avala would say, 'a high lot beautiful.' (Fantasy. YA)"
A compassionate, heartfelt fantasy fulfills the promise of Secret Sacrament (2001). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TIME OF THE EAGLE by Sherryl Jordan
FANTASY
Released: July 1, 2007

"As Avala would say, 'a high lot beautiful.' (Fantasy. YA)"
A compassionate, heartfelt fantasy fulfills the promise of Secret Sacrament (2001). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE HUNTING OF THE LAST DRAGON by Sherryl Jordan
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2002

"Jordan creates an appealing and sedate romance in an unusual place and time for younger readers than her usual, more complex work. (Fiction. 9-12)"
In a well-realized medieval world, Jordan (The Secret Sacrament, 2001, etc.) introduces one small element of fantasy: the last dragon left on earth. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WINTER OF FIRE by Sherryl Jordan
FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 1993

"The emotion is affecting here, but relationships are confused rather than complex; loose ends dangle from the long, predictable story, and Elsha is unchanged by her experiences. (Fiction. YA)"
From Jordan (A Time of Darkness, 1990), another tale set in an ecologically devastated future. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DYING TO TELL ME by Sherryl Clark
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"A stronger-than-she-realizes heroine uses her disconcerting telepathic gifts to help others and heal herself in this satisfying adventure. (Paranormal adventure. 11-14)"
After moving to a rural Australian town, Sasha's unwelcome premonitions lead her to solve a string of art thefts while tackling her own issues. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE RAGING QUIET by Sherryl Jordan
Released: May 1, 1999

"Fire and sweetness, the pulse of daily existence, how to cope with differences, and the several kinds of love are all present, wrapped in a page-turner to keep readers enthralled. (Fiction. 12-14)"
Against a medieval setting far away and long ago, Jordan crafts a passionate and sensuous tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SECRET SACRAMENT by Sherryl Jordan
FICTION
Released: Feb. 28, 2001

"Heartrending and transcendent. (YA)"
Threads of history, legend, and dream interweave to craft an evocative myth of personal and national healing. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 2010

"Instructions for several knots and a glossary of Britspeak appended. (Burlesque fantasy. 10-12)"
Two raffish lads pitch in to save the Queen from a mad inventor in this Monty Python-esque farce. Read full book review >