Book Reviews

The Internet Writing Journal, December-January 2002
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Children's Books

Father Fox's Pennyrhymes by Clyde Watson, Illustrated by Wendy Watson (HarperCollins)
Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen (Knopf)
I'll Be You and You Be Me by Ruth Krauss, Pictures by Maurice Sendak (HarperCollins)
Junie B., First Grader (At Last!) by Barbara Park (Random House)
Lord of the Nutcracker Men by Iain Lawrence (Delacorte Press)
The Violet Keystone (The Seventh Tower: #6) by Garth Nix (Scholastic)


Fantasy/SF

Blood and Gold (Vampire Chronicles) by Anne Rice (Knopf)
The Lord of the Rings: One Volume Edition by J.R.R. Tolkien (Houghton Mifflin)
The Ropemaker by Peter Dickinson (Delacorte Press)
The Winter Child by Wendy Froud & Terri Windling (Simon and Schuster)
The World of Shannara by Terry Brooks and Teresa Patterson, Illustrated by David Cherry (Del Ray)


Mystery/Thriller

Ashes of Aries by Martha C. Lawrence (St. Martin's Minotaur)
Eat, Drink and Be Buried by Peter King (St. Martin's Minotaur)
Moment of Truth by Christiane Heggan (Mira)


Nonfiction

Back to the Table: The Reunion of Food and Family by Art Smith (Hyperion)
Bobby Flay Cooks American by Bobby Flay with Julia Moskin (Hyperion)
The Buttercup Bake Shop Cookbook by Jennifer Appel (Simon and Schuster)
How to Taste: A Guide to Enjoying Wine by Jancis Robinson (Simon and Schuster)


Romance

Sister of the Moon by Janeen O'Kerry (Love Spell)
Wish List by Lisa Kleypas, Lisa Cach, Claudia Dain, Lynsay Sands (Love Spell)
A Woman Betrayed by Barbara Delinsky (William Morrow)
You Never Can Tell by Kathleen Eagle (William Morrow)

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