Search Results: "Ylleya Fields"


BOOK REVIEW

Princess Cupcake Jones and the Missing Tutu by Ylleya Fields
NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 2013

"A fresh, sweet and motivational children's tale."
A princess learns a lesson about putting things away in Fields' colorful debut rhyming storybook. Read full book review >

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HOLDUP by Terri Fields
FICTION
Released: April 1, 2007

"Recommended only to teenagers looking for an easy read, one that doesn't promise much depth or heavy-duty soul-searching. (Fiction. 12-14)"
Using a Lazy-Susan approach of rotating perspectives, Fields manages to paint a broad canvas of life as a contemporary high-school student. Read full book review >

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Twin River III by Michael Fields
FICTION & LITERATURE

"Tends to meander but delivers flashes of violence that will satisfy action fans."
In Fields' (Twin River II, 2014) latest thriller, security agent Wesley Palladin settles down and criminal forces prepare to further exploit innocent lives.Read full book review >

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DEATH OF A GRIM REAPER by Bali Fields
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2014

"A winning first release that admirably blends mortality, adventure, organizational politics and even a bit of love."
Fields' imaginative debut novel features an engrossing, modern world of life and death that will speak to fans of fantasy and secret societies. Read full book review >

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GLORIANA by Bertram Fields
NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2017

"A comprehensive and unusual look at England's most famous queen."
Fields (Shylock: His Own Story, 2015, etc.) tackles the knowns and unknowns of England's Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1603) in this work of history.Read full book review >

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AFTER THE DEATH OF ANNA GONZALES by Terri Fields
POETRY
Released: Nov. 1, 2002

"Even so, for Mel Glenn fans, or as a resource for dealing with teen suicide, this will be useful in most YA library collections. (Fiction. YA)"
High-school classmates react to a teen suicide in this novel-in-verse. Read full book review >

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CROSSING BROOKLYN FERRY by Jennie Fields
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1997

"A standard-issue fairy tale, then, rescued from potential dreariness by its likable characters and its nostalgic and vivid rendering of a neighborhood where benign nosiness still reigns."
From the author of Lily Beach (1993), a pleasant-enough love- cures-all saga set in a Brooklyn neighborhood on the brink of gentrification. Read full book review >

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TWIN RIVER II by Michael Fields
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 23, 2014

"This grisly thriller will sink its teeth right in you."
Fields' sequel to Twin River (2013) sees a killer for hire enter the lives of two troubled Pennsylvania teens. Read full book review >

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EMPEROR! A ROMANCE OF ANCIENT CHINA by Lanny Fields
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 26, 2007

"A fascinating, dreamlike novel of the origins and early history of the Chinese Empire."
Magic, romance and courtly intrigue propel this story of life under the first Emperor of unified China, as seen through the eyes of a foreigner. Read full book review >

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Rendezvous with Destiny by Bob Fields
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 11, 2015

"This uplifting book should resonate with those looking for a simple and inspiring rags-to-riches tale."
A historical fiction novel presents the story of a woman succeeding against all odds. Read full book review >

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THE MIDDLE AGES by Jennie Fields
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2002

"Warm and welcoming fiction that should benefit from some very strong word-of-mouth."
A New York architect loses her job and falls in love—in this spry little Brooklyn-set romance. Read full book review >