Search Results: "Suqoon Project"


BOOK REVIEW

LETTER IN A BOTTLE by Suqoon Project
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 3, 2012

"The well-done components of this app are really good, but its few oversights and missteps interfere with what would otherwise be a pleasant reading experience. (iPad storybook app. 4-8)"
A young girl receives a mysterious invitation to afternoon tea. Read full book review >

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PROJECT RESCUE by Mark Kelly
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 2016

"From blastoff to landing, another nifty ride. (author's note, glossary, sources) (Historical fiction. 8-12)"
Following their successful rocket launch in Astrotwins—Project Blastoff (2015), Scott and Mark Kelly are back for another unlikely outer-space adventure.Read full book review >

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PHOENIX PROJECT by Robert Blanchard
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 15, 2013

"Takes its time getting started, but once the story's finally underway, readers will need a deep breath before taking this exciting ride of bullet-laden action."
In Blanchard's debut action novel, a U.S. Naval test pilot travels to Europe and, among his father's inheritance, uncovers evidence of a Nazi device that the Nazis still desperately want. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 9, 2015

"Provides unique insights into a community intent on moving forward."
A former gang leader and an academic researcher team up to bring about change in a struggling community. Read full book review >

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PROJECT SUPERHERO by E. Paul Zehr
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"Readers should readily respond to Jessie's mission of self-improvement. (Fiction. 10-15)"
For quiet eighth-grader Jessie, an assignment about superheroes evolves into a journey of transformation. Read full book review >

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Released: Jan. 23, 2012

"A thriller with an ideal fusion of wile and wit."
A journalist and a lawyer stumble upon secret experiments and a government conspiracy in Lowe's debut mystery novel. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 18, 2011

"The authors note that 'the film…will eventually be housed at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum located at Ground Zero.' A fitting complement to and extension of that film, this thoughtful and uplifting collection will also stand on its own."
Eight individuals and how they rebuilt their lives in the aftermath of 9/11. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 2000

"Sometimes oppressively academic, but a useful study all the same."
Sociological analysis condemning our public housing policies that focuses on a Chicago project Read full book review >

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PROJECT FARCRY by Pauline Ashwell
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 1995

British Ashwell's first hardcover (the paperback Unwillingly to Earth) is, technically, a ``fix-up''that is, a concatenation of six linked but independent stories (at least one of which has appeared under the name Paul Ash). Read full book review >

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PROJECT WHEELS by Jacqueline Turner Banks
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1993

"Not first-rate, but a readable, pleasant additional purchase. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Now that they're in sixth grade, Angela and her small-town Kentucky friends are discovering raging hormones that complicate their relationships, their party plans, and their class Christmas project. Read full book review >

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THE PROJECT by Brian Falkner
ADVENTURE
Released: Sept. 13, 2011

"An epilogue hints that this may not be the end of Tommy and Luke's adventures; readers will certainly be hoping for more. (Science fiction. 12 & up)"
New Zealand author Falkner delivers another solid thriller (Brainjack, 2010, etc.). Read full book review >