Search Results: "Susie Ghahremani"


BOOK REVIEW

WHAT WILL HATCH? by Jennifer Ward
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 12, 2013

"Science for the very young is done best through joyous learning; education will certainly hatch from these pages. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Eggs come in many different shapes and sizes, but the most important question to young, curious minds is what will hatch? Read full book review >

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STACK THE CATS by Susie Ghahremani
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 2, 2017

"Thanks to its gentle inconsistencies, this is a book that can expand children's thought processes. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Counting from one to 10 is the usual math activity in simple picture books, but this one takes on other mathematical operations, too. Read full book review >

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WHAT WILL GROW? by Jennifer Ward
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 14, 2017

"Rich with organic material, this choice is as warm and patient as the ground that nurtures the seeds to new life. (Informational picture book. 2-5)"
Pine cones. Acorns. Dandelion fuzz. Sunflower seeds. Children are delighted by these natural treasures. But what will become of these little nuggets of life? Read full book review >

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LITTLE MICE / RATONCITOS by Susie Jaramillo
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 20, 2017

"Here's looking forward to the addition of more books to this delightful series. (Board book. 1-5)"
In this bilingual version of the popular Spanish song "Cinco Ratoncitos," five mice hurry up to eat their cheese. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE CHARACTERS OF LOVE by Susie Boyt
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 1997

"Second-novelist Boyt (The Normal Man, published only in UK) begins by crafting a complex psychological portrait of her protagonist, but then resorts to a serviceable romance plot that veers away from any deep or original exploration of the ways love and obsession can commingle."
In an attempt to plumb the nature of obsessional love, this slim British novel dabbles with psychological motivations but comes up with a pretty simplistic analysis. Read full book review >

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SUSIE BRIGHT'S SEXUAL STATE OF THE UNION by Susie Bright
NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 1997

Insight, rendered with soul and humor, on sex and sexual politics. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BEST AMERICAN EROTICA 2007 by Susie Bright
Released: Jan. 9, 2007

"Another year, another celebration of sex."
Sexologist Bright's annual paean to the more physical aspects of love. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BEST AMERICAN EROTICA 2006 by Susie Bright
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2006

"An uneven, sometimes bumpy ride."
The erotic imaginings of 24 American authors. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BODIES by Susie Orbach
NON-FICTION
Released: March 3, 2009

"The only flaw in Orbach's reasoned, wise essays is that they're so low-key they may not get the attention they deserve."
A cogent, relevant look at the contemporary body in crisis. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: July 6, 2004

"Smartly done, at times deeply felt."
Editor Bright asks three writers to face a life-changing sexual event. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BEST AMERICAN EROTICA 2002 by Susie Bright
Released: Feb. 1, 2001

Pop sexologist Bright (Full Exposure: Opening Up to Sexual Creativity and Erotic Expression, 1999, etc.) thinks this tenth annual collection marks a turning point because so many of the contributors have moved away from an autobiographical viewpoint to create characters whose sexual desires aren't synonymous with their authors'. Read full book review >