Search Results: "Willa Cather"


BOOK REVIEW

THE SELECTED LETTERS OF WILLA CATHER by Willa Cather
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 19, 2013

"A splendidly edited, generous gift to lovers of Cather and American literature."
A revealing, even revelatory collection of correspondence from Willa Cather (1873-1947), a woman who never wanted her letters made public. Read full book review >

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THE WAY WE BARED OUR SOULS by Willa Strayhorn
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 22, 2015

"The ultimate lesson—of having empathy for oneself as well as for others whose wounds may be invisible—is well-taken though sadly heavy-handed. (Fiction. 12-15)"
Five New Mexico teens undergo a soul-cleansing ritual, with varied results. Read full book review >

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GOOD NIGHT WORLD by Willa Perlman
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: July 12, 2011

"A sweet dream, indeed. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A youngster settling into bed ponders a curious fact: "Elsewhere in the world it's light. / It's morning there, but here it's night." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MAKING MUSIC WITH A HEARING LOSS by Wendy Cheng
Released: June 2, 2017

"An exceptionally valuable resource for musicians and other music lovers with hearing challenges."
A community of audiologists and performers details approaches to music for those with a loss of hearing. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 1995

"Although Silverman's characterization of Gyp as an anarchist is strained, the book is a fascinating examination of fin-de-siäcle France and one of its most provocative figures."
An insightful biography of a compelling and paradoxical protagonist of modern French culture. Read full book review >