Search Results: "Stephen C. Scott Minnich Jonathan Moneymaker Paul A. Nelson and Ralph Seelke Meyer"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Jan. 1, 2007

"Substantive food for thought about natural selection and universal common descent, and surprisingly rich for so concise a treatment."
Two microbiologists, two philosophers of science and a technical writer present for students a concise introduction to the cases, both pro and con, regarding major aspects of neo-Darwinian evolutionary theory. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 25, 2015

"Tales that smolder but never quite ignite."
A late writer's stories about life, childhood, and racism. Read full book review >

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THE JOURNEY TO PARADISE by Stephen and Kevin A. Stripe Stripe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 13, 2006

"A simple story of faltering faith propped up by its fanciful milieu."
A lost soul attempts to reconcile religion and science in a violent world. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: April 26, 2011

"A basic guide to greener living filled with easy-to-follow instructions that can be implemented in any size home."
Practical, step-by-step tips for creating a sustainable lifestyle on a smaller scale. Read full book review >

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PRIMED AND READY
by Mandy Curtis

BOOK REPORT for Violet Grenade by Victoria Scott

Cover Story: Pretty Deadly
BFF Charm: Caution!
Swoonworthy Scale: 6
Talky Talk: Unreliable Narrator
Bonus Factor: Mysterious Loner Dude
Anti-Bonus Factor: Awful Grownups
Relationship Status: Friends?

Trigger Warning: Violet Grenade features scenes of attempted assault, abuse, and bullying, and touches on very dark themes of death and murder. Some situations might be ...


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PAMELA PAUL
by Claiborne Smith

Readers who know Pamela Paul’s books before she became the editor of the New York Times Book Review know that they are serious works of nonfiction: The Starter Marriage and the Future of Matrimony (2002), Pornified: How Pornography Is Damaging Our Lives, Our Relationships, and Our Families (2005), and Parenting, Inc.: How the Billion-Dollar Baby Business Has Changed the Way ...


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PAUL AUSTER
by J.W. Bonner

We live our lives mostly in the moment, but also attendant to the question of what if?— what if we had lived in that town rather than the one I know? what if my father (or mother) had died? what if my parents had divorced? what if I had attended school X rather than school Y? what if I ...


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NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 15, 2007

"A common sense, if confusing at times, approach to business through creative recycling of management methods and a holistic vision that everything, from innovation to creating loyal customers, proceeds from one process."
Seasoned manager Goozé and marketing theorist Mroz introduce an integrated process model to bring marketing into synch with sales and product development in a post-industrial business environment. Read full book review >

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WHITE MONSOON by Scott Nelson
Released: Dec. 25, 2011

"Fun, challenging and dangerous."
In Nelson's thriller, Islamic extremists and the KGB join forces to dump 40 tons of cheap heroin in the U.S. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 1, 2000

"A good choice for the parent collection. (Parent Collection)"
Clinical psychologists Thurber and Malinowski use their own experiences as campers and camp staff to guide parents in the search for the perfect camp experience for their children. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Oct. 24, 2008

"An intriguing verbal challenge that requires lots of patience."
A unique puzzle book takes word games up a notch. Read full book review >