Search Results: "Theodor Storm"


BOOK REVIEW

LITTLE HOBBIN by Theodor Storm
by Theodor Storm, translated by Anthea Bell, illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 1995

"Zwerger's masterful, delicate watercolors give the tale just the right measure of dreamy suspense in a 19th-century setting. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Little Hobbin loves to be pushed around the room in his crib on wheels. ``More, more,'' he commands his mother until she falls in bed exhausted. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Nov. 1, 2004

"Constantine leaves us in a dark place, with her capstone volume next."
The feminist fantasy fabulist offers the second in her new Wraeththu trilogy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE CROWN OF SILENCE by Storm Constantine
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2001

"An uncontrolled and unconvincing continuation: dedicated fans only."
Second entry in Constantine's—trilogy? series?—about the aggressively expansionist Magravandian Empire (Sea Dragon Heir, 2000) and the people who scheme to run it, change it, or bring about its downfall. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MANTIS by Daniel Storm
MYSTERY THRILLER

"Despite frequently giving into thriller clichés, a story notable for the decline of its sinister, once-harmless villain."
Storm's (Reaper's Gate, 2013) novel traces the hunt to find an unlikely serial killer. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BODY BY STORM by Hunter  Storm
Released: Nov. 14, 2012

"An enthusiastic and sensible approach to getting in shape."
Storm, in her self-help debut, presents a complete program to help people eat a healthy diet, get fit and change their body—and their life. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 13, 2006

"A fine exploration of 'the other,' and an original alternative to the same-old fantasy cluttering shelves."
Triumphant conclusion to the Wraeththu Histories, following The Shades of Time and Memory (2004). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 1, 2003

"Constantine answers her fans' endless demands."
Dream-laden fantasy kicks off this British author's latest Gothic exercise. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Dec. 7, 2011

"A historical novel richly detailed enough that it manages to be engrossing even though its hero is frequently just an observer of events."
Storm's dazzlingly researched evocation of the Constantinople of Justinian and Theodora, the first in a proposed series, struggles to find a dramatically satisfying role for its young hero. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE WAY OF LIGHT by Storm Constantine
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Jan. 1, 2001

"Trance-inducing."
Solid end to Constantine's Chronicles of the Magravandian Empire. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CRAZY ENOUGH by Storm Large
Released: Jan. 10, 2012

"A no-holds-barred coming-of-age story replete with mental illness, drugs and sex."
Indie singer and reality-TV star Large unloads stories about her volatile life. Read full book review >