Surprising first novel

Book title: The Shape-Changer's Wife
Rating: 5/5
Binding: Paperback
The Shape-Changer's Wife - book cover picture

Sharon Shinn's first novel is so different from her later work that it almost seems she made a deliberate decision to change direction. Like her later work it is a fantasy, but one written in elegiac tone. While a short novel, its study of selfishness and renunciation make her other novels seem a bit fluffy by contrast. Her angel series and other stories are very popular so clearly this author made a canny move. Still I for one am sorry not to see more of this Sharon Shinn.

EAN: 9780441002610
Pages: 208
Publisher: Ace
Sharon Shinn

Unbelievably good

Book title: Saying Grace
Rating: 5/5
Binding: Paperback
Saying Grace - book cover picture

As one of the cover blurbs said so well, it was hard to know how to read this book: quickly so as to find out what happens, or slowly to savor the writing. I didn't think I could love a book as much as I loved DOMESTIC PLEASURES, but SAYING GRACE was equally mesmerizing. The background of a private school with all its politics and conflicts made for fascinating reading. How Gutcheon juggled so many story lines without creating a confusing mess, I have no idea. At first, I wasn't sure I'd ever keep all the characters straight, but before long I was pulled into each story and had no problem at all. In fact, I felt as if I were there at The Country School right along with Rue and Emily and Mike and Chandler and Henry and all the others who peopled this story. The book was by turns hilarious, sad, illuminating, joyous, frustrating, and heartbreaking. It was never boring. Once again, Ms. Gutcheon has awed me with her talent. I only wish she would write faster.

EAN: 9780060927271
Pages: 320
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Beth Gutcheon

Very good book! helped me prepare for my career

Book title: The Art and Science of Digital Compositing (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Computer Graphics)
Rating: 5/5
Binding: Hardcover
The Art and Science of Digital Compositing (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Computer Graphics) - book cover picture

This is a great book. I wanted to really get deeper into graphics and film and out of all the many-many books I have bought this is the grand daddy of them all.Ron Brinmann gives you a wonderful understanding of film and graphic language and really helps to prepare you to be equipped
with top knowledge in a very difficult industry. I highly recommend anyone wanting to be in graphics, film or visual effects to add this book to your library- Truly deserves 10 stars

EAN: 0608628396026
Pages: 384
Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann
Ron Brinkmann

Lost classic from my childhood--rediscovered!

Book title: The Children of Green Knowe
Rating: 5/5
Binding: Paperback
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I loved this book (and all in this series) as a child in the mid-60's. I never forgot the stories and characters: Tolly, Susan, Jacob, Toby, Alexander, Linnet, and Green Noah. But unfortunately, I forgot the titles and the author's name! I recently ran across the title on my daughter's accelerated reading list from school. I made her check it out from the school library so I could read it. Reading it again was like finding a long lost friend. It is one of those wonderful books in which not a lot happens (in terms of being plot-driven), but much happens under the surface and in the imagination of the reader. If you missed it as a child, don't miss it now. Share it with a child you love.

EAN: 9780152171513
Pages: 183
Publisher: Harcourt
L. M. Boston
Lucy Maria Boston

GMTV Beauty Segment UK

Book title: Facercise: The Dynamic Muscle-Toning Program for Renewed Vitality and a More Youthful Appearance
Rating: 5/5
Binding: Paperback
Facercise: The Dynamic Muscle-Toning Program for Renewed Vitality and a More Youthful Appearance - book cover picture

I was watching the television one morning while getting ready for work. I saw Carole Maggio demonstrating her facial exercises and when she said she was 56 years old I really started paying attention. My mum is 56 and doesn't look anywhere near as good as Carole. She talked about her book, video and private classes. I purchased the book that evening. I started doing the exercises twice daily. I'm 32 and in just 17 days my eyes appeared larger, my lips were definitely firmer and larger and of all things my nose tip was turned back up. It had actually gotten a bit long. I even had to change the color of my foundation because my skin had gone from a sallow color to a pinky glow. I can't wait to see what more happens. I bought my Mum the video and am watching her results. What a great and affordable way to stay young and good looking! This is a great find.Regards
Lee Bonds

EAN: 9780399519604
Pages: 85
Publisher: Perigee Books
Carole Maggio
Kyle Roderick

No way to tell

Book title: The Path of Daggers (The Wheel of Time, Book 8)
Rating: 5/5
Binding: Hardcover
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Will you like this book? This series? It depends entirely upon what kind of person you are. As you've noticed: review 1: 1 star... review 2: 5 star... review 3: 1 star....And so on. So how do you know if you'll like this book? Really, there is no true way to tell before hand. Start the series. if by book 5 your not istrested anymore, stop.I'm on book 9 and i've LOVED the books. 5 stars for all on them. You may think diffrently, there is no way to tell, well, no way in a review. But keep in mind that bestsellers are bestsellers because people like them. 1 star reviewers should have quit by book 5 if they were really so bord.

EAN: 9780312857691
Pages: 604
Publisher: Tor Books
Robert Jordan

This is a book that every person should read

Book title: Big Picture, The
Rating: 5/5
Binding: Hardcover
Big Picture, The - book cover picture

I read Dr. Carson's first two books and thought they were really good. But then I read The Big Picture and it was really great. I am a firm believer in the Bible but have a hard time seeing that BIG PICTURE. Ben Carson did a wonderful job in conveying what the Big Picture is suppose to look like for those of us who have a hard time seeing it. Reading the book is one thing - doing what is says in there is another. After reading this book, my thinking has changed and my life with it. If anybody is questioning their life in any way, this book is a must.

EAN: 9780310225836
Pages: 272
Publisher: Zondervan

The oldest are even better...

Book title: Blind Promises (Love Inspired)
Rating: 5/5
Binding: Paperback
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I have copies of almost everything Diana Palmer has written (exception: "Night of the Unicorn" published under penname Diana Blayne). I love the way she tells a story, as do her multitude of other fans. I have found many of the older stories, those published in the early '80s, actually to be even more compelling and enjoyable than the latest written. "Blind Promises" is one of those and I recommend it to readers. Others recommended are "Denin and Lace" and "Tangled Destinies" (also published under the penname), and "Betrayed by Love."

EAN: 9780373870615
Pages: 252
Publisher: Steeple Hill

King's Best

Book title: The Stand
Rating: 5/5
Binding: Paperback
The Stand - book cover picture

Hands down, this is easily King's best and coincidentally probably his most popular. Not only is it my favorite King novel, it is one of my favorite novels of all time - definitely in my top five. Essentially, it's the story of the decimation of human life on earth due to a mass epidemic. A handful of people are unaffected and they are drawn together to try and figure out why. King wrote this in 1979 and although he has come close on several occasions, in my opinion, had never been able to eclipse it. If you get a chance and you have yet to read it, make sure you find time to do so. BTW, the TV adapted mini-series was awful.

EAN: 9780450537370
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Stephen King

Very good collection

Book title: The Nature of Mind
Rating: 5/5
Binding: Paperback
The Nature of Mind - book cover picture

This collection of articles is one of the best available in phil. of mind. Its range and completeness is amazing, starting from selections of Descartes, Locke and Reid up to papers on eliminative materialism and machine functionalism. I'd definitely recommend this for anybody willing to get serious about the subject. If you haven't already studied the papers contained here, do it, for they 're absolutely fundamental to our current understanding of the problems in the phil. of mind.

EAN: 9780195046717
Pages: 656
Publisher: Oxford University Press

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