Search Results: "Thomas Pryce"


BOOK REVIEW

UNNATURAL SELECTION by Thomas Pryce
Released: Jan. 24, 2012

"Nail-biting fun amid near-future pseudo-science."
Planet Earth is fried and fricasseed in this wildly suspenseful post-apocalyptic action yarn only partially set deep beneath the ocean waves. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Cosmosis by Thomas Pryce
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 2, 2014

"A strong sci-fi double bill from a talented new writer.
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In two novellas, Pryce (Unnatural Selection, 2012) depicts a reluctant human soldier marooned during an interplanetary war and a recovering addict abducted by members of a bizarre alien species.Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 2007

"A long ride on a dirt bike, on the mild side as often as the wild."
Another spunky gal takes things in hand and becomes empowered, this time astride a small Yamaha motorcycle with cell phone and e-mail ever at the ready. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GINGERBREAD FAMILY by Sophie Pryce
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 20, 2016

"A colorful and cute celebration of the winter holiday. (Board book. 1-3)"
A gingerbread family celebrates Christmas. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: March 1, 1989

English author Pryce-Jones (Paris in the Third Reich; Next Generation: Travels in Israel; etc.) offers a well-conceived, basically critical interpretation of the modern rise of Arab nationalism, as he focuses on the failure of the Arab states to fully take their place among the influential community of nations. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE STRANGE DEATH OF THE SOVIET EMPIRE by David Pryce-Jones
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 7, 1995

"A wealth of detail from the warp and woof of Soviet society, but flawed by a lack of critical insight. (map) (Author tour)"
Pryce-Jones (The Closed Circle, 1989, etc.), who was for many years a correspondent in the Soviet Union for the Daily Telegraph, has written a strange and intriguing book on what is perhaps the central event of our time. Read full book review >

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EVERY TIME I SPEAK, I WANT THE TRUTH TO COME OUT
by Mandy Wan

BOOK REPORT for The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Cover Story: Statementastic
BFF Charm: Platinum Edition
Swoonworthy Scale:
 6
Talky Talk: A Star(r) Is Born
Bonus Factors:
 Political Activism, Awesome Family, Community
Relationship Status: Head Over Heels

Cover Story: Statementastic

Simple and perfect. Although I'll give it the benefit of the doubt that Starr is, indeed, in ...


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ANGIE THOMAS
by Maya Payne Smart

It’s tempting to think of Angie Thomas’ YA novel The Hate U Give as being ripped straight from the latest headlines about an unarmed black person shot by the police. But that would miss the point that for many people, Thomas included, the news is not only news: it is lived experience—raw and achingly intimate. And the lives stolen are ...


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BOOK REVIEW

AN ARMY OF FROGS by Trevor Pryce
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 7, 2013

"This little frog should find fans among readers of the Warriors and Redwall sagas. (Fantasy. 10 & up)"
A young frog dreams of battle in this animal-adventure series opener. Read full book review >

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LET'S SING A LULLABY WITH THE BRAVE COWBOY by Jan Thomas
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 25, 2012

"A terrific story to read and sing, with a most satisfying finale. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Silliness abounds as a not-very-bright, not-very-brave cowboy croons his cows to sleep. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHAT WILL FAT CAT SIT ON? by Jan Thomas
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2007

"Shelve this near Mo Willems' Pigeon books. (Picture book. 3-6)"
In this comic debut, Thomas has created a cat that puts Garfield to shame. Read full book review >