Search Results: "Vanity Fair"


BOOK REVIEW

THE BEST OF VANITY FAIR: ELIZABETH TAYLOR by Vanity Fair
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 1, 2011

"An enchanting and respectful homage to an unforgettable legend."
A collection of Vanity Fair's best pieces on Hollywood's violet-eyed starlet. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CONSEQUENCE by Eric Fair
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 5, 2016

"A startling debut from a haunted individual who wishes he had left Iraq earlier 'with my soul intact.'"
A candid and deeply unsettling account of the author's work as a government contractor in Iraq charged with interrogating detainees in Baghdad, Fallujah, and Abu Ghraib. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Nani's Tale by Corey Fair
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 17, 2016

"A taut and rewarding tale about a young girl's frightening life and last-minute rescue.
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A little girl struggles to find love and salvation against terrifying odds in this debut novel. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MOOSE FOR KIDS by Jeff Fair
ANIMALS
Released: Dec. 1, 1992

"Fascinating and fun. (Nonfiction. 9+)"
A wildlife biologist and naturalist describes the habitat and curious habits of the million moose currently living in a broad band from Newfoundland to Alaska. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MR. AMERICA by John D. Fair
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 5, 2015

"An entertaining narrative of the bodybuilding subculture in America."
A history of the Mr. America pageant, the first major competitive bodybuilding showcase that helped popularize the sport. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE FABULOUS FOUR SKUNKS by David Fair
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 1996

"Still, Fair's debut shows promise and has obvious appeal to fans of The Stinky Cheese Man (1992) and other books of that odor. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Stinky, Smelly, Reeky, and Stenchy form a rock band and, to their delight, land a gig at the local teen center. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 1994

"Perhaps most helpful is the state-by-state resource directory."
Donnelly (Recovering from the Loss of a Sibling, 1987, etc.) combines personal testimonies with the observations of professionals to examine the unique ways in which AIDS affects surviving friends, siblings, parents, lovers, children, and spouses. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY
Released: Nov. 9, 1994

"Dunlap's (Aldo Leopold, not reviewed) biography is absorbing and readable. (Biography. 8-11)"
Frederick Law Olmsted was born in Hartford, Conn., in 1822. Read full book review >