Book Reviews

The Internet Writing Journal, June 2006

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Children's/Young Adult

An Egg is Quiet by Dianna Aston and Sylvia Long (Chronicle Books)
Flyte (Septimus Heap, Book 2) by Angie Sage (HarperCollins)
Little Lamb Finger Puppet Book (Chronicle Books)
Mom and Dad Are Palindromes by Mark Shulman and Adam McCauley (Chronicle Books)
The Quillan Games (Pendragon Adventures, Book 7) by D.J. MacHale (Simon and Schuster)
Victory by Susan Cooper (Margaret K. McElderry)


Broken by Kelly Armstrong (Bantam Spectra)
Proven Guilty by Jim Butcher (Roc)
The Stolen Child by Keith Donohue (Nan Talese Books)
Working For the Devil by Lilith Saintcrow (Warner Books)


The Mediterranean Prescription by Angelo Acquista, M.D. (Ballantine)
A Taste of Southern Italy by Marlena De Blasi (Ballantine)


The Fallen by T. Jefferson Parker (William Morrow)
The Hard Way by Lee Child (Delacorte Press)
The Last Cato by Matilde Asensi (Rayo)
The Last Spymaster by Gayle Lynds (St. Martin's Press)

Romance and Women's Fiction

Dark Demon by Christine Feehan (Jove)
Hex and the Single Girl by Valerie Frankel (Avon Trade)
The Hazards of Hunting a Duke (Desperate Debutantes) by Julia London (Pocket Star)
Once Upon Stilettos by Shanna Swendson (Ballantine Books)