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Oh, Baby! 7 Ways a Baby Will Change Your Life the First Year
Reader Views reviews
Oh, Baby!: 7 Ways a Baby Will Change Your Life the First YearBettie B. Youngs, Susan Heim, and Jennifer Leigh YoungsHampton Roads Publishing Company (2006)ISBN...
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The Bloomsbury Review reviews
"The Entire Animal tells Michael's story without a word to spare. So vacuum-packed is his world that it occurred to me early that if I started to talk about...
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Touch
The Book Review reviews
Touch, a collection of poems by Meena Kandasamy, reveals her as a poetess capable of expressing views on diverse ideas and ideologies. She seems to be looking at...
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Touch
The Hindu Literary Review reviews
MEENA KANDASAMY is a feisty new entrant into the duck-pool called Indian English poetry. In Touch, she makes a Rimbaudian attempt at clearing the decks and telling...
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Your Self-Confident Baby
Children's Literature reviews
Designed to assist new parents and caregivers of infants in developing capable and confident children, this book was written by a great grandmother and founder of...
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Your Self-Confident Baby
Publisher's Weekly reviews
A child therapist, great-grandmother and founder of a method of child rearing called Resources for Infant Educarers, or RIE (pronounced "wry"), Gerber...
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Your Self-Confident Baby
O: The Oprah Magazine reviews
I had great trepidation about motherhood, and so I've read a lot of child-rearing guides. This one was recommended to me by our friends Gary Ross (director of...
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The Way Home
The Desert Sun reviews
Allison Johnson writes about people on the edge. In particular, people in Southern California who are living on the fringe, physically, emotionally, and mentally....
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The Way Home
Other Voices reviews
For anyone who has ever driven the desert and been captivated by the sight of wind farms, the miles of perfectly spaced white mills, turning in what we can only...
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The Way Home
Coast Magazine reviews
What makes The Way Home worth reading, more than anything else, it's the quirky but still believable characters. Johnson's portrayal of the often awkward issue of...
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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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change.org reviews
But most importantly, Judith wants us to see that humanity exists, and can thrive, in even the places where we try to bury it. And when we choose to acknowledge...
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BLOOD STRANGERS: a memoir
Edge reviews
impressive memoir...this book, "quiet" by industry standards, is more gripping than most big press memoirs that are efficiently marketable with the one-line blurb...
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BLOOD STRANGERS: a memoir
http://www.gayalliance.org/emptycloset/2010/07/book-review-blood-strangers/ reviews
Blood Strangers does what I had previously thought impossible of a memoir. It tells a story that is simultaneously heart-wrenching and heart-warming, profound and...
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Publishers Weekly reviews
In this smartly restrained ghost story, orphan Jennie has already lost her twin brother to the Civil War, but when her brooding cousin, Quinn, returns wounded to...
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Cindy's Love of Books reviews
If you are a regular reader of my blog you will notice that I don't read/review romance books and that is only because its a genre I never really got into until I...
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Best Science Fiction Stories .com reviews
Today I am going to do something that I don’t normally do, and something that I generally don’t like doing: I am going to review a non-free story that was...
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