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BOOK REVIEW

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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100-Year Market Theory by Kevin A Tuttle
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 8, 2014

"An alternative approach to investment management, explained in detail."
A finance professional refines and promotes his strategy for maximizing investment gains by understanding stock market trends through a long-term view. Read full book review >

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Released: July 30, 2011

"Laser includes the expected information about resumes, references and interviewing found in other books in this category, but the real value of this book is Laser's unvarnished viewpoint on what older job seekers can do to make themselves appealing to employers."
A business psychologist who advises companies on hiring decisions offers valuable insights into how older workers can find a job. Read full book review >

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EUGENE O'NEILL by Stephen A. Black
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 1, 1999

"O'Neill proves a fascinating, if morbid, traveling companion, and Black a capable and erudite cicerone. (40 illus.)"
Mourning may become Electra, but it served equally well for O'Neill, who, as Black (English/Simon Fraser Univ.) contends in this massive biography, worked through his personal tragedies by recasting them for the stage. Read full book review >

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Julie at the North Pole by Cheryl A. Price
Released: May 29, 2015

"A meandering chapbook low on conflict, with a young, cleverly modern narrator."
A 10-year-old girl journeys with a magical Dream Ponyto meet Santa and help spread belief in Christmas magic in this full-color illustrated chapter book for early elementary readers.Read full book review >

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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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Philippians by Kevin A. Petrus
Released: Aug. 11, 2015

"A learned, illuminating, and highly personal exploration of a crucial text from St. Paul."
A pastor's ambitious examination of St. Paul's Epistle to the Philippians in the New Testament. Read full book review >

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SARILA by CarpeDiem Film & TV
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 26, 2014

"The story will appeal to young readers with its classic hero's-journey structure, but the app retelling is wordy, and the lack of interaction will likely leave them disenchanted. (iPad storybook app. 6-10)"
Animation? Check. Heroes and villains? Check. A new blockbuster? Not really. Read full book review >

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MILK GIRL by Piga and Ponda
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 16, 2012

"Though the folk tale and its moral are easily recognizable, the story itself is hogwash. (iPad storybook app. 3-6)"
A modern adaptation of "The Milkmaid and Her Pail," this classic folk tale portrays the perils of counting chickens before they've hatched. Read full book review >

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FIFTY YEARS A HOOKER by Frank and Jeanette Mundus
NON-FICTION
Released: June 27, 2005

"There's a bigger fish swimming somewhere beneath this Ahab narrative, but the authors are never quite able to land it."
A candid, autobiographical fish tale. Read full book review >

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THE LONG ROAD TO PARIS by Ed and Janet Howle
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 6, 2011

"Fast cars, fast women and fast thinking comprise this solid, utterly entertaining thriller."
Driving a Volkswagen Beetle with an alternative engine-technology, an engineer races from New York to Paris and tries to outwit those bent on stealing the car. Read full book review >