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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SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Nov. 1, 2004

"Constantine leaves us in a dark place, with her capstone volume next."
The feminist fantasy fabulist offers the second in her new Wraeththu trilogy. Read full book review >

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THE CROWN OF SILENCE by Storm Constantine
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2001

"An uncontrolled and unconvincing continuation: dedicated fans only."
Second entry in Constantine's—trilogy? series?—about the aggressively expansionist Magravandian Empire (Sea Dragon Heir, 2000) and the people who scheme to run it, change it, or bring about its downfall. 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 >

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MANTIS by Daniel Storm
MYSTERY THRILLER

"Despite frequently giving into thriller clichés, a story notable for the decline of its sinister, once-harmless villain."
Storm's (Reaper's Gate, 2013) novel traces the hunt to find an unlikely serial killer. Read full book review >

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POP GIRL by Tallia Storm
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 27, 2016

"Sweet as a sticky piece of bubble gum. (Fiction. 10-14)"
Scottish teen singer Storm writes what she knows in this thinly fictionalized account of a Glasgow girl who turns overnight pop star. Read full book review >

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SEA DRAGON HEIR by Storm Constantine
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Feb. 1, 2000

"A carefully plotted, beautifully detailed fantasy family-saga spoiled by a thin, trite storyline; the midstream point-of-view switch doesn't help."
New fantasy, the first of a projected trilogy and first hardcover from the British author of the paperback Wraeththu trilogy. Read full book review >

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THE WAY OF LIGHT by Storm Constantine
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Jan. 1, 2001

"Trance-inducing."
Solid end to Constantine's Chronicles of the Magravandian Empire. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 15, 2003

"A welcome addition to Holocaust literature."
One German-Jewish family's experiences during the Shoah reveal broader trends in this cautionary account by the author of Where Ghosts Walked (1997). Read full book review >

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WHICH WITCH? by Eva Ibbotson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 1999

"Ibbotson includes monsters, ghouls, and murderous ghosts; through tongue-in-cheek humor she provides an endlessly amusing book to delight readers. (b&w illustrations) (Fiction. 9-12)"
Imagination and humor run rampant as Arriman the Awful, the Wizard of the North, tries to find a bride in this hilarious romp from Ibbotson (The Secret of Platform 13, 1998). Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 1997

"Large does not startle us with new discoveries or ideas, but he does look at this piece of history from a unifying perspective that is both illuminating and significant. (photos, not seen)"
An American historian explores the interplay of culture and politics that favored the rise of Hitler in the city he transformed into the headquarters of the Nazi movement. Read full book review >