Book Reviews

The Internet Writing Journal

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Children's Books

The Brothers Grimm by Jack Zipes (St. Martin's Press)
First to Fly by Peter Busby, Paintings by David Craig (Crown Books)
Small Avalanches and Other Stories by Joyce Carol Oates (HarperTempest)


Abhorsen by Garth Nix (Eos)
A Forest of Stars by Kevin J. Anderson (Warner Books)
The Merlin Conspiracy by Diana Wynne Jones (Greenwillow Books)


Cold Pursuit by T. Jefferson Parker (Hyperion)
The Confessor by Daniel Silva (Putnam)
Dark Alchemy by Sarah Lovett (Simon and Schuster)
Persuader by Lee Child (Bantam)
Small Town by Lawrence Block (William Morrow)

Romance and Women's Fiction

Birthright by Nora Roberts (Putnam)
Portrait in Death by J. D. Robb (Berkley)
Shadow Magic by Karen Whiddon (Love Spell)
Worth Any Price by Lisa Kleypas (Avon)


20 Master Plots by Ronald B. Tobias (Writer's Digest Books)
2003 Guide to Literary Agents edited by Rachel Vater (Writer's Digest Books)
Publicize Your Book! by Jacqueline Deval (Perigee)