Search Results: "Suzanne Marrs"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 12, 2011

"Thoroughly annotated and judiciously selected—a vivid snapshot of 20th-century intellectual life and an informative glimpse of the author-editor relationship, as well a tender portrait of devoted friendship."
Warm, chatty letters over six decades between a short-story master and her New Yorker editor. Read full book review >

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Released: Aug. 1, 2005

"Readable, if incomplete, account of a national treasure."
A friend and noted scholar of the graciously skilled Southern author fashions a beaming, hefty salute to her long, fruitful life. Read full book review >

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SUZANNE VALADON by June Rose
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 25, 1999

In this entertaining and informative book, Rose (Modigliani: The Pure Bohemian, 1991) chronicles the tumultuous life of a French woman whose exceptional talent and determination earned her the admiration of her more famous contemporaries. Read full book review >

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MEANWHILE THERE ARE LETTERS by Suzanne Marrs
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 7, 2015

"An intimate, luminous portrait of a friendship."
Tender letters reveal interwoven literary lives. Read full book review >

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SUZANNE DAVIS GETS A LIFE by Paula Marantz Cohen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 13, 2014

"Cohen is no Jane Austen, but her latest update on the Marriage Plot is a light romantic comedy featuring witty commentary on contemporary life, enriched by a funny, flawed and likable heroine."
If Jane Austen's heroines can find true love within the confines of their small English villages, why can't a single New Yorker locate Mr. Right among the residents of her large Upper West Side apartment building? Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 2008

"Considering that there's no lack of homegrown fascists to worry about, this wacky book is the equivalent of a Chicken Little story. Caveat lector."
Nazis killed Kennedy! Nazis control Wall Street! Nazis are fluoridating the water supply! Nazis are overhead, zooming across the sky in UFOs! Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 12, 2013

"To call this hokum is to malign that useful word. Suffice it to say that Carpenter's film is a hell of a lot more fun."
An Art Bell-like exercise in conspiracy theory. Read full book review >

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POPULATION CONTROL by Jim Marrs
NON-FICTION
Released: June 23, 2015

"This will undoubtedly put the fear of God into the same crowd that made successes of the author's earlier books on the Kennedy assassination and 9/11 as an inside job."
Conspiracy guru Marrs (Our Occulted History: Do the Global Elite Conceal Ancient Aliens?, 2013, etc.) describes a worldwide plot by the global elite to hoard wealth and reduce the population.Read full book review >

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CONFISCATED! by Suzanne Kaufman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"A good book on sharing and for sharing. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Bickering brothers resolve their differences and recover their confiscated toys. Read full book review >

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THE SLEEPY SONGBIRD by Suzanne Barton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 23, 2016

"This sleepy narrative doesn't ever really wake up. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A small bird named Little Peep wants to join the other birds singing at sunrise, but he discovers that he isn't an early riser. Read full book review >

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FEEDING FRIENDSIES by Suzanne Bloom
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"Give two green thumbs up for the joy of mud pies everywhere. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Getting dirty has never been so much fun. Read full book review >

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WHAT ABOUT BEAR? by Suzanne Bloom
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 2010

"Another splendid outing, indeed. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A small red fox joins playmates Goose and Polar Bear, introduced in A Splendid Friend, Indeed (2005)—setting up a "three's a crowd" conflict that even the still-diapered set will quickly recognize. Read full book review >