Book Reviews

The Internet Writing Journal, August 1998

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Children's Books

Boats by Byron Barton.
How A Baby Grows by Nola Buck.
Paddington Bear and the Busy Bee Carnival by By Michael Bond.
Paddington Bear Goes to Market by Michael Bond.

Computers/Web Design

deconstructing web graphics.2 by Lynda Weinman and Jon Warren Lentz.
Inside Adobe Photoshop 5 by Gary David Bouton & Barbara Bouton.
Teach Yourself Java 1.2 in 21 Days by Laura Lemay & Rogers Cadenhead.
Visual Basic 5 Unleashed by Rob Thayer.
Web Designer's Guide to Graphics PNG, GIF & JPEG by Timothy Webster.


Babylon5 Security Manual by Michael Garibaldi and Jim Mortimore.
Star Wars: The Essential Guide to Planets and Moons Daniel Wallace, Illustrations by Brandon McKinney and Scott Kolins.
Twice Seven by Ben Bova.

General Fiction

Watermelon by Marian Keyes.


9 Scorpions by Paul Levine.
Digging Up Momma by Sarah Shankman.
Four to Score by Janet Evanovich.
Of Death and Black Rivers by Ann Woodward.
Panic by Echo Heron.
Shadow Image by Martin J. Smith.
Sweet Poison by William Relling, Jr.
The Witchfinder by Loren D. Estleman.


Chopin in Paris by Tad Szulc.
Modern Antiques for the Table by Sheila Chefetz, photography by Joshua Greene, text by Risa Palazzo.


Memories of the Heart by Marylyle Rogers.
The Rival by Brenda Joyce.
Unforgiven by Mary Balogh.


Dynamic Characters by Nancy Kress.
How to Tell a Story by Peter Rubie and Gary Provost
Write More, Sell More by Robert Bly.
What I Know About Writing by M.E. Kerr.