Search Results: "You Byun"


BOOK REVIEW

DREAM FRIENDS by You Byun
by You Byun, illustrated by You Byun
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 21, 2013

"Readers will want to go to sleep right away in hopes of summoning their own dream friends. (Picture book. 4-7)"
A little girl's "dream friend" assuages her loneliness after a family move. Read full book review >

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LITTLE BABY BUTTERCUP by Linda Ashman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 29, 2015

"Cozy, predictable, cheerful and brimming with motherly love—a dependably pleasing read-aloud for the smaller set. (Picture book. 2-4)"
Little Baby Buttercup blooms under the sunny warmth of her mother's love, beaming as she eats (and wears) breakfast, builds with blocks, works the garden hose, hits the playground and returns home. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: June 25, 2014

"A detailed, didactic guide to Scripture for daily study and devotion, sidestepping sanctimony in favor of thoughtful tips and reader-friendly resources."
Approaching religion with an academic sensibility, this autobiographical guide advocates the Bible as a text for intensive study, one to be regularly revisited by the faithful. Read full book review >

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YOU ARE ONE by Sara O'Leary
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 2016

"Much better books fill the baby-to-toddler shelves. (Picture book. 0-3)"
O'Leary celebrates the many things a child has learned how to do over the course of the first year of life in this first of a three-part series. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOU by Caroline  Kepnes
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"There's nothing romantic about Joe's preoccupation with Beck, but Kepnes puts the reader so deep into his head that delusions approach reality."
An impending sense of dread hangs over Kepnes' cleverly claustrophobic debut, in which love takes on a whole new meaning. Read full book review >

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YOU by Charles Benoit
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"Harrowing. (Fiction. 12 & up)"
Quiet, hoodie-wearing slacker Kyle Chase has anger-control issues and wants to be left alone by his teachers, his parents and the rest of the world. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOU? by Vladimir Radunsky
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 2009

A scruffy little white-with-brown-spots mutt is alone in the park. Read full book review >

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YOU by Austin Grossman
Released: April 16, 2013

"While Grossman's imagination is fertile, the narrative is overly discursive and rambling."
Calling all video gamers...here's a novel about designing, playing and ultimately becoming obsessed with fantasy and science-fiction games. Read full book review >

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YOU ARE THREE by Sara O'Leary
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 2017

"Three cheers for 3: hip-hip hooray! (Picture book. 2-4)"
O'Leary and Klassen's third installment in their picture-book series about early childhood ages and stages is every bit as delightful as its predecessors, You Are One and You Are Two (both 2016). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOU by Joanna Briscoe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2011

"Although implausible and suffocating, this rapture of obsession and lyrical landscape is not unimpressive."
Infatuation and secrecy maintained over decades drive—very slowly—an intense three-generational saga of women's longings. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOU by Stephen Michael King
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2011

"Best for sharing one-on-one with someone special. (Picture book. 3-5)"
A charming yellow pup knows the world is full of color, music and exciting adventures, but the very best thing to him is "YOU," who is, in this case, his chum, a tiny orange bird. Read full book review >