Search Results: "Storm Large"


BOOK REVIEW

CRAZY ENOUGH by Storm Large
Released: Jan. 10, 2012

"A no-holds-barred coming-of-age story replete with mental illness, drugs and sex."
Indie singer and reality-TV star Large unloads stories about her volatile life. Read full book review >

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Released: July 21, 1997

"With this extraordinary story and its hard-learned lessons, the authors should make more than a few of their readers wary of staking their privacy on the online world. (First serial to the Atlantic Monthly)"
A real-life tale of cops vs. hackers, by two technology writers with a flair for turning a complicated crime and investigation into a fast-moving, edge-of-your-seat story. Read full book review >

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AT LARGE by Lynne Murray
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 9, 2001

"To reduce it to simpler terms: Too many storylines plus too many characters equals maximum confusion and minimum suspense."
Still recovering from the gruesome death of her best friend Nina West (Large Target, 2000), plus-size heroine Josephine Fuller is somewhat queasily exploring her feelings for Nina's lover Thor Mulligan. Read full book review >

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BODY BY STORM by Hunter  Storm
Released: Nov. 14, 2012

"An enthusiastic and sensible approach to getting in shape."
Storm, in her self-help debut, presents a complete program to help people eat a healthy diet, get fit and change their body—and their life. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MR. LARGE IN CHARGE by Jill Murphy
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2007

"The story's telling and its pictures are funny, even if the premise isn't particularly new. (Picture book. 4-7)"
We have heard this particular song before—Mom needs a day in bed and Dad cheerfully takes over, with disastrous results. Read full book review >

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LARGE AS LIFE by Julia Finzel
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 16, 1991

"Finzel's well-designed paintings are bold and dramatic; the hunt is entertaining, especially when the ladybug turns up among the crocodile's teeth; best, the concept of relative size is conveyed with astonishing simplicity and power. (Picture book. 3-7)"
In each double spread in this large, square book, a minimal text challenges readers to find a ladybug hidden on or near increasingly larger animals shown life-size—even an elephant's foot and a whale's eye. Read full book review >

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STORM by E.L. Young
ADVENTURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"There's clearly a third installment on the way, and it can't come soon enough. (author's note, illustrated 'Gadget File') (Thriller. 9-11)"
The techno-kids from STORM are back, picking up only a few short months after their first caper (STORM: The Infinity Code, 2007). Read full book review >

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Released: April 1, 2000

"A strange adventure doesn't insure a compelling travel narrative—and Noren's is so unpolished that it simultaneously leaves too little up to the reader's imagination and asks too much of their patience."
Wayfarer Noren and his girlfriend Suzanne argue their way around the Baltic on the back of a motorcycle through a lot of bad weather and sinus trouble. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

STORM by W. Nikola-Lisa
by W. Nikola-Lisa, illustrated by Michael Hays
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 31, 1993

"Both the sun and a red barn move in surprising ways here; still, an effective contribution to the genre. (Picture book. 3-7)"
An evocative mood-piece, re-creating the sensory impressions of a summer storm in rolling heartland America. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LARGE ANIMALS by Jess Arndt
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 9, 2017

"A deeply transgressive, riveting shot out of the gate. Arndt is one to watch."
Teetering between the everyday and the surreal, Arndt's debut collection investigates narratives of the queer body. Read full book review >

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STORM by E.L. Young
ADVENTURE
Released: March 1, 2008

"A mixture of adventure, teen angst, espionage and science, its readers will hope for a sequel. (Science fiction. 10-14)"
Will's father is dead, and his mother has returned to Russia to grieve, leaving him in the care of a family friend in London. Read full book review >

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STORM by D.J. MacHale
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 25, 2014

"There is no middle-volume sag in this pulse-pounding thriller. (Adventure. 10-16)"
In series opener Sylo (2013), war came to Tucker Pierce on Pemberwick Island off the coast of Maine; this middle volume picks up where the first left off. Read full book review >