Search Results: "Tilly Bagshawe"


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SIDNEY SHELDON'S CHASING TOMORROW by Tilly Bagshawe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 7, 2014

"After nearly 30 years, Tracy Whitney hasn't aged a day."
Bagshawe switches out the infamous jewel thief from the late Sheldon's If Tomorrow Comes (1985) with a brilliant replica.Read full book review >

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SIDNEY SHELDON'S THE TIDES OF MEMORY by Tilly Bagshawe
Released: April 9, 2013

"Suitable for readers with middling hopes and low expectations but much inferior to other genre peers, Patterson included."
The idle rich and the politically connected meet. Read full book review >

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Released: April 3, 2012

"Bagshawe does the franchise proud with a silly but amusing read."
A mysterious beauty and an unsolved crime are catnip a tough international detective can't resist. Read full book review >

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ADORED by Tilly Bagshawe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2005

"Should be one of the summer's biggest beach books."
Bagshawe goes for the glitz in her big, brash, fantastically enjoyable first novel. Read full book review >

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SILLY TILLY by Eileen Spinelli
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2009

"A surefire hit for storytime and shared reading sessions. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Silly Tilly is the farm comedian, entertaining all the animals with her goosey, goofy behavior. Read full book review >

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HELLO TILLY by Polly Dunbar
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"Happy Hector (ISBN: 978-0-7636-4110-8) publishes simultaneously, with the other four 'coming soon.' (Picture book. 2-5)"
Tilly is a little girl who lives with her five animal friends in a little yellow house, and readers meet them all, one by one, in this inaugural title of a six-book series. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: July 1, 1997

"A much livelier rendering of this story can be found in Jan Brett's Town Mouse, Country Mouse (1994). (Picture book/folklore. 3-6)"
The best thing about this rather insipid reworking of this ancient tale is its gorgeous jacket painting: full of lush detail in texture, fabric, flora, and fauna, with berries ripe enough to eat, a steaming pot, and upholstery lovingly rendered. Read full book review >

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TILLY THE TRICKSTER by Molly Shannon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"Not many deep lessons here—just good mean fun. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Young Tilly is not just a trickster; she is a wayward imp of the just-this-side-of-mean school of mischief making. Read full book review >

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TILLY AND THE RHINOCEROS by Sheila White Samton
ANIMALS
Released: March 24, 1993

"A good choice for group sharing. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Tilly, a goose, is naturally kind; her friends can always count on her for solace and friendly assistance. Read full book review >

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THE TROUBLE WITH TILLY TRUMBLE by Lynn Manuel
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2006

"A portion of the royalties from this sketchy but engaging animal-adoption story will go to PETA. (Picture book. 6-8)"
After years of scouring flea markets and yard sales, Tilly Trumble has filled her house and yard with stained, broken-down chairs—all but a special spot in front of the fire that she's saving for a "four-legged scruffy old thing that was really something else." Read full book review >

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The Adventures of Piratess Tilly by Elizabeth Lorayne

"Tells a thoughtful, eco-conscious story with a strong female lead, ideal for kids interested in poetry and adventure."
In this picture book, an adventurous girl and her crew of orphaned boys sail the high seas and intercept a band of pirates kidnapping tortoises. Read full book review >