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Awaken Your Senses
Read the Spirit reviews
This week, we are introducing two nationally known retreat leaders who are offering readers a bounty of fresh ideas for making 2012 an eye-opening, tastebud-...
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Lost Kingdom, forthcoming from Atlantic Monthly Press in January, 2012
Los Angeles Times reviews
The Los Angeles Times in its Sunday book review section praises Lost Kingdom as a "well-researched, nicely contextualized history of events leading to the U.S....
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Couponer101 reviews
I found this book to be a real page turner as it was fast paced and full of action. Loved it!
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Kindle and Nook available now; print available September 17
Book Geeks (UK) reviews
Remember when you used to hang out at the local boozer hoping to bump into this guy or gal who you couldn’t get out of your head but who refused to do much except...
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Good News, etc. reviews
The Samson Option was not hard to put down; it was almost impossible to put down. This story quickly takes the reader through more twists and turns than a thrill...
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Lost Kingdom, forthcoming from Atlantic Monthly Press in January, 2012
Library Journal reviews
Library Journal gives Lost Kingdom a starred review, calling it “…a sweeping tale of tragedy, greed, betrayal, and imperialism. The depth of her research shines...
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CHINA: Portrait of a People
China Daily reviews
"There is no single image that can adequately represent the diversity that is China. This is partly why Tom Carter's 638-page tome of photographs taken during his...
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HUNTED
GoodReads reviews
"It is fast paced, most definitely exciting and truly different from the standard variety paranormal book." Patty Magyar on GoodReads 4/5 stars
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AlexaLovesBooks reviews
"Intense, gripping, and incredibly powerful. I could not put it down once I started it. Really brilliant!" AlexaLovesBooks
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YA Books Central reviews
"From the very first page I was hooked. The writing is gripping and grabs you by the collar and won't let you go.   I couldn't put this story down. Highly...
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Gilded Lili
Booklist reviews
Recent women's-studies interest in striptease has resuscitated the stars of the form during its mid-twentieth-century heyday, from Bettie Page to Gypsy Rose Lee....
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Midwest Book Review reviews
  Victoria Zackheim's The Bone Weaver is a superbly written generational story, told from great-grandmother to grandmother to mother, about their lives and...
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Bay Area Poets Seasonal Review (spring 2009 issue) reviews
WORD DANCING is a rich and opulent anthology of the poet's work. The collages are a welcome, sophisticated addition: diverse elements juxtaposed in a fresh and...
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http://www.cbsd.com/inventory.aspx?id=13409 reviews
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Drinking Closer to Home
BOSTON GLOBE reviews
Blau’s second novel, like “Swim Parties,’’ takes place mostly in Santa Barbara, Calif. This time the year is 1993, with excursions by flashbacks to Michigan and...
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Velva Jean Learns to Fly
Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations reviews
During World War II, more than 1,000 women pilots ferried fighter jets and other military aircraft in a program started by Jacqueline Cochrane called Women...
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The Wedding Shroud
Goodreads reviews
Rome and Veii - 406. B.C. Eighteen year old Caecilia, the orphaned daughter of a plebian Tribune and his patrician wife, is given in marriage by her maternal...
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My US hardcover, with the NYT bestseller logo added as of the 7th printing
Publishers Weekly online and print reviews
Starred Review. Robison's thoughtful and thoroughly memorable account of living with Asperger's syndrome is assured of media attention (and sales) due in part to...
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Closer Magazine reviews
Heartbreaking and riveting, this novel is beautifully written.
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Lost and Certain of It, by Bryce Milligan
San Antonio Express-News reviews
Music is a recurring subject in many of Bryce Milligan's poems in this new collection, which also includes several song lyrics. The emotive quality of...
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