Search Results: "Yvonne Prinz"


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IF YOU'RE LUCKY by Yvonne Prinz
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 20, 2015

"Prinz produces a solid page-turner. (Thriller. 14-18)"
A deeply intuitive teen struggles to discover the truth behind her brother's death. Read full book review >

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ALL YOU GET IS ME by Yvonne Prinz
FICTION
Released: Dec. 21, 2010

"Similarly anticlimactic resolutions of the lawsuit and Roar's eventual reconnection with her mother, as well as a host of stereotypical side characters, add little to the ineffectual story. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
Aurora Audley, better known as Roar, loves SLR cameras, music from the 1970s and properly spelled-out e-mails, but the oddness of her tastes in a 21st-century heroine goes as unremarked in this bland, clumsy drama as her unfittingly fierce nickname. Read full book review >

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THE VINYL PRINCESS by Yvonne Prinz
FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 2010

"A modestly successful debut for indie music retailer Prinz. (Fiction. YA)"
Allie is devoted to musicians in every genre, as long as their tunes were pressed onto vinyl. Read full book review >

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HOW MANY LETTERS ARE IN GOODBYE? by Yvonne Cassidy
Released: March 8, 2016

"Heavy and intense, this book will make readers confront their own senses of identity. (Historical fiction. 14 & up)"
Teenage immigrant Rhea Farrell must figure out how to confront fear and loss in 1999 New York City. Read full book review >

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MS Madness! by Yvonne Desousa
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 20, 2014

"A warm, unique memoir about coping with disease."
DeSousa's debut memoir chronicles her first year living with multiple sclerosis and some of the lessons she learned along the way. Read full book review >

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ROY WILKINS by Yvonne Ryan
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 5, 2013

"Brings deserved attention to the accomplishments of a dedicated, savvy man."
A solid biography of the man who headed the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People for nearly a quarter of a century. Read full book review >

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LIFE ETERNAL by Yvonne Woon
Released: Jan. 24, 2012

"Renée's story is romantic, suspenseful and far from over. A solid read, this one will leave readers wanting more. (Paranormal romance. 13 & up)"
Renée Winters knows about the Undead: Her soul mate, Dante, has been Undead for years. Read full book review >

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DUST by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 31, 2014

"Owuor, the 2003 winner of the Caine Prize for African Writing, has style to spare, which more than compensates for the looseness of the narrative."
A brutal death in Nairobi prompts a reunion of the victim's family and unlocks a host of troubling memories. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 2011

"Candid and well-written."
Follow-up to the author's bestselling The Ditchdigger's Daughters (1995). Read full book review >