Search Results: "Tammy Manners"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: May 23, 2012

"A raucous, absurd, often downright hilarious collection from an entertaining persona who might be better suited for the stage than the page."
In this quirky collection of essays, outrageous advice columnist Tammy Manners tells her readers like it is. Sort of. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2002

"A sobering peek at the mechanics of dealing with horror."
Former American Airlines salesperson Kling recounts her experiences as a member of the Emergency Response Team assigned to deal with the crash of Flight 965 on December 20th, 1995. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Little Girl Lost by Tammy Mal
NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 5, 2012

"A factual, engaging account of a horrific crime."
In her debut novel, Mal documents the brutal, real-life murder of a young girl in a small Pennsylvania town at the end of World War II. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

KISS THE BRICKS by Tammy Kaehler
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 2, 2017

"As usual, Kaehler combines a credible group of suspects with some detailed racing lore. Even readers who don't care about cars may well be hooked by the feminist angle."
Have you really come a long way, baby? Read full book review >

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RED FLAGS by Tammy Kaehler
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 5, 2016

"In the fourth in this character-driven series, Kaehler (Avoidable Contact, 2014, etc.) complements its exploration of Kate's problems and triumphs with a better mystery and plenty of suspects you love to hate."
Another racetrack, another murder for a driver who'd rather be racing than sleuthing. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SUPERMAN SCIENCE by Agnieszka Bishup
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2017

"A serviceable science text for curious and nerdy readers. (Nonfiction. 9-12)"
The Man of Steel helps kids learn about science. Read full book review >

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A TRUE PRINCESS OF HAWAI‘I by Beth Greenway
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 10, 2017

"Generosity, princesses, volcanoes, deities—maybe there's too much packed into this story. (bibliography) (Picture book. 6-8)"
History mixes with folklore in this story of the Mauna Loa volcano. Read full book review >

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TAMMY by Tammy Faye Messner
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 1996

"Only diehard PTL followers will have sufficient faith to waste their money on this. (Jim Bakker is also publishing a memoir; see p. 1392.) (Author tour; satellite TV tour)"
Excruciating drivel from the ex-wife of fallen televangelist Jim Bakker. Read full book review >

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DEAD MAN'S SWITCH by Tammy G. Kaehler
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 2011

"Kaehler's debut wraps the reader in layers of racing detail and, like Kate's fire-retardant Nomex long johns, smothers any spark the mystery plot might have ignited."
A driver earns her place on an American Le Mans team the hard way: by finding the body of a rival under the wheel of her Jeep Cherokee. Read full book review >