Search Results: "Terry Reed"


BOOK REVIEW

THE FULL CLEVELAND by Terry Reed
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 11, 2005

"Not likely to replace the great midcentury mope, but pleasant enough to be a respectable candidate for book groups."
A hyperimaginative Catholic schoolgirl channels Holden Caulfield as her suburban Cleveland family's considerable fortunes decline. Read full book review >

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SWEET COMPETITION by Liz Reed
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2016

"Bit of a sticky mess.(Picture book. 3-5)"
A linked pair of cherries is the star of this fable with a familiar theme: cooperation is better than competition. Read full book review >

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DAMAGED by Amy Reed
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 14, 2014

"Haunting, in more ways than one. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Efficient, practical Kinsey finds herself haunted after her best and only friend, Camille, dies in a car accident Kinsey survives. Read full book review >

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OVER YOU by Amy Reed
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 4, 2013

"Teen girls who have experienced similar friendships will find this resonates; other readers probably won't. (Fiction. 14-17)"
In Max and Sadie's friendship, wild Sadie is the one who has all the fun, while responsible Max deals with the consequences. Read full book review >

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FADING AMBER by Jaime Reed
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 1, 2012

"The last act rewards patient readers, but the rest probably should have been condensed. (preview chapters from earlier books in the series) (Paranormal romance. 13-17)"
Pacing problems hamper the third installment of the Cambion Chronicles. Read full book review >

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THE WILL by Reed Arvin
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 11, 2000

A rising Chicago lawyer, returning to his little Kansas town as executor of a perverse will, ends up battling the powers that be on behalf of a legally incompetent client. Read full book review >

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THE NOWHERE GIRLS by Amy Reed
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 10, 2017

"Scandal, justice, romance, sex positivity, subversive anti-sexism—just try to put it down. (Fiction. 13-17)"
Enraged by unpunished sexual assaults and the unchallenged rape culture at their high school, three new friends resolve to take action. Read full book review >

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THE CHOICE by Barry Reed
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 1991

"Eat your heart out, Perry Mason."
Francis X. Galvin, the down-at-the-heels lawyer who so memorably took on the establishment in The Verdict (1980), has become part of the establishment now: he's about to land a partnership in a top Boston firm when fledgling attorney Antonia Alvarez asks him to help prosecute a suit against Gammett Industries, whose miracle drug for heart disease, Lyosin, has produced birth defects in the children of her Portuguese clients. Read full book review >

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Released: March 1, 2012

"An excellent primer for gaining a better understanding of the U.S. health care system."
Reed—a neurologist—provides a passionate and detailed look at the American health care system. Read full book review >

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@EXPECTATIONS by Kit Reed
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

"A generally engaging tale that demonstrates—without preaching—the pitfalls of virtual romance in a place where no one can hurt you and everybody turns out to be somebody."
The always original Reed (Seven for the Apocalypse, 1999, etc.) perceptively probes that point where reality and the virtual converge as a young married professional woman finds herself more alive and in love when she meets her anonymous lover online each night. Read full book review >

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JAY by Jay Reed
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 16, 2016

"An account that rushes too quickly from one memory to the next without allowing a scene's potential to develop fully."
A debut memoir focuses on a rural childhood and adventurous self-discovery. Read full book review >