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Various reviews
“This debut novel by a successful screenwriter is a fast-paced thriller that you will want to devour in one sitting. Edgy suspense mixed with a touch of the...
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January Magazine reviews
"[O]pens with one of the most original action sequences I’ve read ... This creative set piece and the chase that follows through the streets of Chinatown--a...
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Eros Zine reviews
If you've ever been told that dames are into the hearts-and-flowers, caress-my-inner-Goddess brand of eroticism, crack a copy of Sins of the Sirens...
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Salon.com reviews
"Coggins is … deftly using the tropes of classic private-eye fiction to give readers a cold, delightfully nasty look at the venture capitalists who rode to...
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You're Not the Boss of Me
The LA Weekly reviews
Schickel has a singular voice  and a point of view untrammeled by current parenting bromides.  In supple, economical and often very funny prose, she lays out the...
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You're Not the Boss of Me
Publisher's Weekly - starred review reviews
Candid and largely unapologietic, Los Angeles writer and mother of two Schickel indulges herself first, her kids next and arbiters of proper motherhood never in...
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You're Not the Boss of Me
The Los Angeles Times reviews
Erika Schickel, the author of "You're Not the Boss of Me," is the girlfriend we had in high school and college who was soda-through-the-nose hilarious.  ...
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It's Twins! Parent-to-Parent Advice from Infancy Through Adolescence
Library Journal reviews
(Starred Review) Writing in a humorous, take-no-prisoners style, mother-of-twins Heim (coauthor, Oh, Baby! 7 Ways a Baby Will Change Your Life the First Year)...
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It's Twins! Parent-to-Parent Advice from Infancy Through Adolescence
NOMOTC Notebook reviews
Here is a book that actually tells it like it is for parents of multiples! The author acknowledges two important facts: Only another parent of...
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Oh, Baby! 7 Ways a Baby Will Change Your Life the First Year
Mom Central reviews
Oh, Baby! was written by three women from different backgrounds who all know what they’re talking about. Their book attempts to give parents realistic expectations...
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The Possibility of Everything
Guernica Magazine reviews
Hope Edelman’s memoir, The Possibility of Everything, out this week, wooed me completely. Edelman, who wrote Motherless Daughters and Motherless Mothers, best...
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The Possibility of Everything
womensmemoirs.com reviews
Bestselling author and self-admitted skeptic Hope Edelman believes in the possibility of everything. She just needs visible proof. In her latest book, The...
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Poemeleon reviews
Unlike my ex-girlfriends, The Gravity Soundtrack didn’t disappoint me at all. It’s an engaging, pleasurable read, from cover to cover. Keane, a graduate of...
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The Book Bag reviews
A stunningly haunting debut. Ghosts grips the reader subtly, by force of personality: the personality of the main players, and also of the place itself.
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Thoughts in Progress reviews
The beautiful scenery and flowing dialect will draw you in. The story will hold you captive as author Terry Spear takes you on a fantastic journey back in time for...
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The Asian Age reviews
While some writers paint with words, some can make them sing and some others can even make them breathe, but very few can make them tell a story. Mascarenhas has...
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Entertainment Weekly reviews
All of Wolff's experiences funnel into this buoyant memoir, which is rich in detail but never feels overembellished. Memories about the struggle to fit in can seem...
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AOL's Gadling Travel reviews
Author Shelley Seale’s discovery of this human tragedy led her life in a whole new direction, and it is this that gives the book its impetus. Besides her personal...
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Sacramento Book Review reviews
Change Your Mindset, Not Your Man by Sally B. Watkins, a clinical social worker, is a rich investigation into the minds of women. Written in simple terms, it is...
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Montserrat Review reviews
...the book does not ask for forgiveness. It does not set out with an agenda to condemn the prison system, create a social polemic, nor does it ask that we as...
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