Reviews - Carol A.

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Beloved Unbeliever
Beloved Unbeliever
Author: Jo Berry
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 4/10/2006
2 member(s) found this review helpful.


"Loving your husband into the faith"


Book Lust: Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason
Book Lust: Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason
Author: Nancy Pearl
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/14/2006
2 member(s) found this review helpful.


"Written by a book loving librarian for book lovers. What better match can there be? Filled with anecdotes, book lists, and commentary, this book about books is a delight!
:)"


Cold Pursuit
Cold Pursuit
Author: T. Jefferson Parker
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 8/10/2006


"From the San Diego Union-Tribune: "The crime novels of T. Jefferson Parker have been called the thinking man's best sellers. It's a fitting description. For readers who demand intricate plots, believable characters, and beautiful prose, Parker is a sure bet, and his new novel, "Cold Pursuit", delivers on all fronts.""


Corduroy
Corduroy
Author: Don Freeman
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/14/2006
1 member(s) found this review helpful.


"Children's favorite bear who is left on the department store shelf until a little girl empties her piggy bank to buy him and lovingly sews a button on his green corduroy overalls."


Gifts and Keepsakes
Gifts and Keepsakes
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/14/2006


"Holiday projects and patterns in a holiday art series of books for use as a teacher resource book"


An Inconvenient Woman
An Inconvenient Woman
Author: Dominick Dunne
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/14/2006
2 member(s) found this review helpful.


"One of Dominick Dunne's best books!"


The Joy of Soulful Knitting
The Joy of Soulful Knitting
Author: Patricia Thornton Turner
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/14/2006


"A reflective book on the art and craft of knitting as it relates to one's spiritual life"


Kill All the Lawyers (Solomon vs. Lord, Bk 3)
Kill All the Lawyers (Solomon vs. Lord, Bk 3)
Author: Paul Levine
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 10/31/2006


"From the book cover, "Paul Levine writes some of the funniest-- and most wickedly accurate-- courthouse dramas you'll ever read.--Carl Hiaasen.""


Ladies With Options
Ladies With Options
Author: Cynthia Hartwick
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/14/2006


"About a group of finely drawn, humorous ladies who form an investment club in Minnesota."


Lydia Cassatt Reading the Morning Paper
Lydia Cassatt Reading the Morning Paper
Author: Harriet Scott Chessman
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 10/25/2006


"A brief, fictional account of the relationship of the Cassatt sisters as Lydia posed for paintings by her sister Mary."


The Namesake
The Namesake
Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/14/2006


"The story of immigration and the complications among generations is written by a winner of the Pulitzer Prize."


The Passions of Chelsea Kane
The Passions of Chelsea Kane
Author: Barbara Delinsky
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 4/6/2006


"A successful New York architect, Chelsea Kane, returns to New England to seek the identity of her birth parents only to be thwarted by someone who does not what the information to be known."


A Patchwork Planet
A Patchwork Planet
Author: Anne Tyler
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/6/2006


"Enjoyable, unpredictable flowing story of finding the freedom to be true to one's self despite family pressures to fit into their preconceived notions. A playful, responsible 30-year-old man finds his way in this story."


Quest for Answers:  The Da Vinci Code
Quest for Answers: The Da Vinci Code
Author: Josh McDowell
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 5/7/2006


"The author addresses the many questions raised by author Dan Brown to separate the fiction from historical and Biblical knowledge concerning the origins and beliefs of Christianity."


Steps and Exes: A Novel of Family
Steps and Exes: A Novel of Family
Author: Laura Kalpakian
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/25/2007


"Luscious writing--fascinating story of the intricacies of families whether they are traditional or not."


Suppose the Wolf Were an Octopus: A Guide to Creative Questioning for Primary Grade Literature (Grade K-2)
Review Date: 3/14/2006


"A guide to creative questioning for primary grade teachers"


Then She Found Me
Then She Found Me
Author: Elinor Lipman
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 10/26/2006
1 member(s) found this review helpful.


"Humor and unexpected turns make this a fun-to-read story of a flamboyant woman who wants to connect with her now adult daughter that she gave up as an infant. Doesn't sound like a funny premise, but it is a delightful read!"


Time for Joy : Daily Affirmations
Time for Joy : Daily Affirmations
Author: Ruth Fishel
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 4/10/2006


"Daily Affirmations"


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