Search Results: "The Smiley Company"


BOOK REVIEW

THE DAY THE MUSIC STOPPED by The Juno Company
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 11, 2011

"Still, it's a brilliant concept and quite well done. (iPad storybook app. 3-6)"
Juno and little brother Rai Rai travel to make-believe musical land Harmonia Springs, where they learn about music and how to appreciate it. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SMILEY by Joanne  George
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2017

"An appealing and upbeat biography of a winsome dog with a plucky and compassionate owner. (Nonfiction. 7-12)"
Smiley is a rescued, disabled golden retriever with such a mellow and kind disposition that he has become a highly effective therapy dog. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SMILEY BOOK OF COLORS by Ruth  Kaiser
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 13, 2012

"See the pictures without the treacly text and upload photo contributions to support Operation Smile at SpontaneousSmiley.com instead. (Picture book. 3-5)"
A photographic collection of found faces smiles up at readers, while overly upbeat rhymes try to instill a positive attitude. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE HONEY BEAR AND THE SMILEY MOON by Gillian Lobel
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2006

"Just the right amount of fancy to enchant young readers. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Beguiled by the friendly twinkle of the moonlight, Little Honey Bear sets off on a jaunt to visit the moon. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 11, 2003

"An entertaining and even charming excursion in business history, largely unburdened by formulas and numbers but full of debate-stirring data all the same."
Is the corporation a soulless and soul-killing construct, an instrument of unmitigated evil, as Genoese streetfighters and latter-day Naderites are wont to argue? Not necessarily—and not even usually—write two Economist reporters. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE COMPANY by Arabella Edge
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 5, 2001

An engrossing debut novel from an English writer now living in Australia, cited as Best First Book in a recent Commonwealth Writers Prize competition. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE COMPANY by Robert Littell
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 22, 2002

"Accurate? Only CIA operatives know. Fascinating? Surprising? Suspenseful? Yes, yes, yes."
Virtually a history of the US for the past fifty years as seen through the dark lens of the CIA. Read full book review >

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THE COMPANY by K.J. Parker
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Oct. 29, 2008

"Burly, sometimes brutal, often enlightening, but the plodding and monochromatic narrative may be a hurdle too high for the usual fantasy crowd."
A stand-alone military fantasy from the pseudonymous Parker (The Escapement, 2007, etc.). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Company You Keep by Anonymous
NON-FICTION
Released: May 13, 2014

"A book of wryly humorous business insights filled with practical guidance."
A concise handbook to executive leadership that challenges prevailing wisdom. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS by Robert Wilson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 2001

"Even so, half of one of Wilson's loaves is more nourishing than most of his competition."
Wilson (A Small Death in Lisbon, 2000, etc.) uses the hopeless love affair between an amateur British agent and a desperate German officer to focus on two generations of European espionage, treachery, and double-dealing. Read full book review >