Search Results: "Will Lutwick"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: May 21, 2012

"An unabashed, candid memoir that continually entertains and educates."
Lutwick recounts being 22 years old and finding love while based at a Fijian outpost of the Peace Corps. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WILL by Maria Boyd
FICTION
Released: July 13, 2010

"Still, Will's feelings and relationship struggles are authentic, and the dialogue is crisp when the author pulls her message punches. (Fiction. 12 & up)"
Aussie soccer jock and guitar player Will is forced to join the band of his high school's musical as punishment for mooning a bus full of girls. Read full book review >

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WILL EISNER’S NEW YORK by Will Eisner
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2006

"Incredible sights and bite-sized sagas of the city that never sleeps."
From skyscraper to subway, fat cats to the homeless, here's the Big Apple envisioned by one of America's top graphic-novelists—a town without pity but teeming with terrific tales. Read full book review >

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WILL GRAYSON, WILL GRAYSON by John Green
FICTION
Released: April 1, 2010

"Their story, along with the rest of the cast's, will have readers simultaneously laughing, crying and singing at the top of their lungs. (Fiction. YA)"
Will Grayson loves indie rock, plays the eye-rolling angry stepchild to his extraordinarily giant, lovable, gay best friend Tiny Cooper and doesn't realize that he yearns for his other indie-rock-loving friend Jane until it's too late. will grayson (he never uses uppercase) hates most everything except sharing an XXL coffee with his best friend Maura each morning and covertly conversing with his Internet boyfriend every night. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ILL WILL by Dan Chaon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 7, 2017

"A shadowy narrative that's carried well by the author's command and insight."
A dark genre-bending thriller that starts with a drowning but widens to encompass murder, cancer, drug addiction, and satanic ritual abuse. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHOSE WILL by Willie L. Harris Jr.
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 28, 2011

"An inspiring, affecting narrative of one man's messy life and road to well-being."
Debut author Harris recounts his difficult childhood and his adult struggle with addiction in his memoir. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOUNG WILL by Bruce Cook
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 13, 2004

"Less compelling on Shakespeare himself than on his age; but in its evocation of the laissez-faire sexual and economic mores of Elizabethan society, Cook's tale has the ring of psychological truth."
Cook (The Sidewalk Hilton, 1994, etc.; a.k.a. Bruce Alexander) lends his mystery skills to this self-portrait of a callow, bisexual, slightly homicidal young Shakespeare as an eager ingénue who manages to better himself without caring overmuch about those who fall by the wayside. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RITA WILL by Rita Mae Brown
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 6, 1997

"But for the better-than-truth version, and to spend time with someone more likable than the real Brown, go back to Rubyfruit Jungle, the only-slightly-autobiographical novel that made her famous. (Author tour)"
A novelist's autobiography shows that truth is not always as much fun as fiction. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WILL STARLING by Ian Weir
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 3, 2015

"What Dickens might have written had he set loose Stevenson's Dr. Jekyll to explore the doomsday trade."
Framing the mystery within Weir's (Daniel O'Thunder, 2011) novel is an extraordinary rendition of life in Regency-era London. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WILL & WHIT by Laura Lee Gulledge
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 7, 2013

"Quirky, clever and insightful; a must-read for fans of Raina Telgemeier. (Graphic fiction. 12 & up)"
After the untimely death of her parents, an artistic girl living with her aunt must face her fears. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FREE WILL by Sam Harris
NON-FICTION
Released: March 6, 2012

"Short enough to be read in a single sitting and provocative enough to arouse outrage and rebuttals."
In a brilliant and concise book, the co-founder of Project Reason argues that free will is an illusion. Read full book review >