Search Results: "Suzanne Del Rizzo"


BOOK REVIEW

MY BEAUTIFUL BIRDS by Suzanne Del Rizzo
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 8, 2017

"This story of one frightened little boy who finds strength in caring for animals and uses that strength to comfort other kids is an excellent means of explaining a difficult subject to young children. (author's note) (Picture book. 4-10)"
Sami was feeding his pigeons when his home and his neighborhood were suddenly gone. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SKY PIG by Jan L. Coates
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 15, 2016

"Piggie pipe dreams come to life in this agreeable book. (Picture book. 3-7)"
One little piggie dreams of flying…can it really happen? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE GIFT OF PHINEAS LAKE by James Rizzo
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 6, 2013

"A well-paced, engaging reimagining of antebellum Pennsylvania."
A quick, compelling historical novel with a magical touch. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

COMPANY MAN by John Rizzo
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"A book from a man who clearly loved his job and, readers conclude, served the agency and his country well."
At the intersection of politics, law and national security—from "protect us at all costs" to "what the hell have you guys been up to, anyway?"—a lawyer's life in the CIA. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

OCEAN ANIMALS by Johnna Rizzo
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2016

"A child-friendly invitation to dive in. (glossary, index, picture credits, acknowledgments) (Nonfiction. 8-12)"
Striking photographs illustrate this collection of marine animals, a sampling of remarkable creatures that live in and around the ocean. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BE A MAN FERGOD SAKE by Del Corey
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 19, 2012

"An often engaging military novel that's best suited for an older audience seeking a sweet taste of the good old days."
Corey's debut novel follows a young soldier's sentimental journey to manhood. Read full book review >

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SOME SUMPTUOUS SUMMER READS
by Bobbi Dumas

It’s the end of July!

In January, I would have thought I’d be in Orlando this week for RWA, but life has a way of happening when we’re making other plans, doesn’t it?

In fact the whole last month has been full of surprises for me, mostly good, some not so good—and while I’ve had to adjust some expectations, overall ...


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