Search Results: "Thomas Wynn"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"An intriguing look at fellow beings who seem to have been 'inexact mirrors of ourselves,' perhaps not as conceptually advanced but not so dissimilar either."
An anthropologist and a psychologist apply concepts from their respective disciplines to speculate on the mental processes and social organization of our distant, Neandertal cousins. Read full book review >

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DAUGHTER OF THE FALLEN by Madeline Wynn
Released: Oct. 12, 2014

"A strange but enrapturing read that may leave teenagers (and some adults) anticipating the next installment."
In Winn's debut paranormal YA romance, a demonic force haunts a 16-year-old and threatens to destroy everyone she loves. Read full book review >

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ACTS OF FAITH by Patricia Wynn
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 2014

"Mystery fans, history buffs and romance aficionados alike will devour this fast-paced adventure, which is packed with goodies for everyone."
An addictively readable mystery steeped in the history of 18th-century England. Read full book review >

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MAN FROM THE SKY by Danny Wynn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 31, 2014

"Conjuring shades of Steinbeck's meditations on nature, this enjoyable, pleasant yarn passes like the cool summer breezes described within its pages."
In this short but sweet novella, Wynn spins an enjoyable tale of lost souls colliding in the most unlikely of places. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 2001

"An unsentimental portrait of losers in the war against drugs."
An observant journalist whose experiences at Rikers Island have turned her into an advocate for criminal-justice reform shows us the grim lives of prisoners before, during, and after their incarceration. 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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BOOK REVIEW

Released: April 13, 2012

"A heartwarming, inspirational read."
In her debut religious title, Wynn takes postings from her online presence and compiles a daily devotional. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 1, 2001

"An obvious labor of love and the definitive study of a catastrophic shipboard accident."
A retired Navy pilot chronicles the deadly 1966 fire aboard an aircraft carrier off the coast of Vietnam that, though forgotten today, remains a powerful case study of heroism and senseless tragedy. Read full book review >

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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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