Search Results: "Terri DuLong"


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SECRETS ON CEDAR KEY by Terri DuLong
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 26, 2013

"Life-altering conflicts handled in simplistic, unrealistic yet heartwarming ways; more of the same for Cedar Key fans, who will love it."
When a recent widow learns a shocking secret about her husband, she books a trip to Paris, hoping the time and distance will give her an opportunity to sort out her options, never expecting that the trip will give her a new chance at forgiveness and love. Read full book review >

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POSTCARDS FROM CEDAR KEY by Terri DuLong
Released: Oct. 30, 2012

"Lackluster writing and storytelling, as well as inconsistent plot elements, diminish the book's impact, but many romance and DuLong fans will find this sweet story, set in a friendly community with some unique, texturizing details, enough to keep them interested."
After her mother dies, Berkley Whitmore moves to Cedar Key, Fla., to open a chocolate shop, hoping to find the answers to a family mystery she's uncovered; along the way, she'll find the home she's always dreamed of, with a new community of friends and the possibility of true love. Read full book review >

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INVISIBLE EMMIE by Terri Libenson
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 2, 2017

"Classic middle school themes come alive, but they fail to really go anywhere. (Graphic/fiction hybrid. 8-12)"
One bad day in seventh grade can feel like a lifetime. However, even end-of-the-world-level heartache can have surprising and comic consequences. Read full book review >

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STRANGE PIECE OF PARADISE by Terri Jentz
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 2, 2006

"An emotional piece of investigative work, vitiated in places by prolixity and psycho-clichés."
Attacked while asleep in a tent during a cross-country bicycle trip, the author returned to Oregon years later to investigate the crime and to search for the assailant, who was never apprehended. Read full book review >

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ROMANCE
Released: Feb. 7, 2011

"A lusty, lightweight romp."
An earl's wife kidnaps and seduces a duke, only to fall in love with him. Read full book review >

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THE WOOD WIFE by Terri  Windling
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 1996

"A splendid desert enchantment that flows with its own eerie logic—arresting, evocative, and well worked out despite the entirely superfluous last couple of chapters."
Distinctive contemporary fantasy set in the Arizona desert, from the well-known editor (the annual Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, with Ellen Datlow, etc.). Read full book review >

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REHAB YOUR OWN SPINAL STENOSIS by Terri Night
NON-FICTION
Released: March 18, 2017

"A thorough beginners' guide to addressing spinal pain."
A seasoned physical therapist draws on her 25-plus years of knowledge about the causes and treatment options for spinal stenosis, a narrowing of the spinal canal. Read full book review >

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HOLLYWEIRD by Terri Clark
Released: May 1, 2012

"This modern twist on the fallen-angel tale won't drive any tourists to Hollywood. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
A supernatural adventure and romance mixed with soul searching. Read full book review >

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AFTER THE DEATH OF ANNA GONZALES by Terri Fields
POETRY
Released: Nov. 1, 2002

"Even so, for Mel Glenn fans, or as a resource for dealing with teen suicide, this will be useful in most YA library collections. (Fiction. YA)"
High-school classmates react to a teen suicide in this novel-in-verse. Read full book review >

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WILD GOOSE CHASE by Terri Thayer
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 1, 2008

"Dewey's debut compares well to other cozies that use craft shops as backgrounds for murder."
A computer geek inherits a quilt shop, helps run a booth at the Northern California Quilt Extravaganza and becomes a murder suspect. Read full book review >

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MONKEY WRENCH by Terri Thayer
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 8, 2012

"Thayer's pleasant latest (Old Maid's Puzzle, 2008, etc.) offers its curious heroine a touch of romance and several puzzles to solve, and adds quilting tips for the like-minded."
A quilt-shop owner's ideas for promoting her shop and helping an employee involve her in a case of murder. Read full book review >

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THE DARK SIDE OF INNOCENCE by Terri Cheney
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 1, 2011

"A compelling coming-of-age follow-up to Manic."
Cheney (Manic: A Memoir, 2008) writes with brutal honesty about her tumultuous childhood trapped in the clutches of the "Black Beast"—her metaphor for the out-of-control emotional states she now recognizes as early-childhood bipolar disorder. Read full book review >