Book reviews

Where to find the best children’s book reviews online

There are more great children’s books published than ever before, but how do you know which ones to read? Fortunately, there are many ways to access children’s book reviews today. Here are some of the best places to find children’s literature reviews. Part 1: General Reviews of Children’s Books In this first section of our […]

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Assessment: The birth of basketball | Book reviews and short stories

J. KEMPER CAMPBELL “The James Naismith Reader: Basketball in His Own Words” edited by Douglas Stark, University of Nebraska Press, 251 pages, $22.95. One hundred and thirty years ago, a Canadian educator who later became an ordained Presbyterian minister, physician, and naturalized American citizen invented a new game he called basketball. James Naismith, 30, a […]

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August Book Reviews: “Trace of Evil” Offers Weird and Haunting Thriller | Opinion

EDITOR’S NOTE: Starting this year, PR book columnist Thomas Grant Bruso is introducing a five-star rating system to provide an “at-a-glance” look at each book. The dimensions are as follows: 1 star = a snoozer. 2 stars = lukewarm. 3 stars = nice. 4 stars = Excellent. 5 stars = A triumph. “Trace of Evil” […]

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Western gold rush novel shows harsh reality | Book reviews

“Child in the valley” A novel by Gordy Sauer Published by Hub City Press, 286 pages, $ 26 By Dale Singer Post-Dispatch Special Anyone with an idyllic take on dreamers on trains heading west from Missouri to collect California gold will step out of Gordy Sauer’s atmospheric novel with a whole new take on the […]

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Free eBook downloader software that lets you download free eBooks to PC

In this article we will discuss how to download e-books using two free desktop software for Windows 11/10. Previously, we covered the websites to legally download free eBooks. Now, we are going to mention two free software that allows you to find and download free eBooks from various major online bookstores including Amazon Kindle, Google […]

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Everyone’s Critic – Alison Healy on One Star Book Reviews

Have you ever suspected that some of the facts of the day on those desk calendars are made up? I imagine someone in an office saying, ‘Quick, we don’t have a fact for April 22, give me one’, and a colleague suggesting, ‘Just say whoever made up the point interrogation was born on this day […]

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E-books still don’t match printed books: report

In a new development in the debate between e-books and physical books, according to recent data from Statista’s Advertising & Media Outlook, the penetration of e-books is still significantly lower than that of printed books across the world. In the United States, for example, where eBooks are very popular in comparison, an estimated 23% of […]

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Kick-start your back-to-school shopping with these Kindle eBooks starting at $ 2 (89% off)

Just today, as part of its today’s Gold Box deals, Amazon is offering deep discounts on its selection of Kindle eBooks starting at $ 1.99, plus a few gifts for Prime customers. Our favorite of the group is that of William Gibson Neuromancer for $ 1.99. Physical copies of the book start at $ 9 […]

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Popular eBooks, Digital Audiobooks Available Free 24/7 at Lubbock Public Library | KLBK | KAMC

(Photo courtesy of City of Lubbock/Lubbock Public Library) LUBBOCK, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — Here is a press release from the Lubbock Public Library: As people read and listen to more and more books on their smartphones or tablets, they are discovering that one of the best resources is their local public library. Lubbock residents can […]

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Amazon Kindle eBooks are on sale for $4.99 or less and here are some award-winning books you can read

Although I’m a total believer in cute and cheap home products, my main goal is to find the best cleaning products that will quickly and easily clean up my mess of an apartment. So if you’re looking for new ideas on how to organize your kitchen, closet, or home office, here are 27 products — […]

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Assistant Professor of Anthropology at ENMU appointed Book Review Editor for the Arizona Archaeological and Historical Society’s Kiva Editorial Team

Dr. Robert J. Stokes received a Master of Arts in Anthropology from the University of Eastern New Mexico in 1995 and is now Chair of the Department of Anthropology and Applied Archeology at ENMU. He was recently appointed editor of book reviews for the Arizona Archaeological and Historical Society’s (AAHS) Kiva Editorial Team. Dr. Stokes […]

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Popular eBooks and digital audiobooks available for free 24/7 at Lubbock Public Libraries

LUBBOCK, TX (COMMUNICATED) – As people read and listen to more and more books on their smartphones or tablets, they are discovering that one of the best resources is their local public library. Lubbock residents can access a wide selection of popular ebooks, audiobooks, and digital magazines for free at Lubbock Public Libraries. With a […]

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Popular e-books and digital audiobooks available for free 24/7 at Lubbock Public Libraries

LUBBOCK, Texas (Press release) – As people read and listen to more and more books on their smartphones or tablets, they are finding that one of the best resources is their local public library. Lubbock residents can access a wide selection of popular eBooks, audiobooks and digital magazines free of charge at Lubbock public libraries. […]

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E-textbook company Kortext expects e-books to be covered by course fees

Students will increasingly have access to e-books covered by their course fees, according to the boss of the UK’s leading e-textbook supplier. Bournemouth-based Kortext recently attracted £ 15million in new funding and created 50 jobs. Founder and chief executive James Gray said the pandemic had led to a “four or five-fold increase” in inquiries from […]