Book Reviews

The Internet Writing Journal, May 2000
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Children's Books

The Fairies: Photographic Evidence of the Existence of Another World by Suza Scalora
The Field Mouse and the Dinosaur Named Sue by Jan Wahl, Illustrated by Bob Doucet
Love One Another: The Last Days of Jesus by Lauren Thompson, Illustrated by Elizabeth Uyehara
A Perfect Cuddle by Dee Shulman, Illustrations by Sue Porter
Voices of the Alamo by Sherry Garland, Illustrated by Ronald Jimler
You Forgot Your Skirt, Amelia Bloomer! by Shana Corey, Illustrated by Chesley McLaren

Computer Books

MySQL by Paul DuBois
PHP Pocket Reference by Rasmus Lerdorf
Sams Teach Yourself e-Personal Finance Today by Ken and Daria Dolan
Sams Teach Yourself Web Publishing with HTML 4 in 21 Days by Laura Lemay
XML by Example by Benoit Marchal


Atlantis Rising: The True Story of a Submerged Land Yesterday and Today by Robert Sullivan, Drawings by Glenn Wolff
The Definitive Star Trek Trivia Book by Jill Sherwin
The Grand Design by John Marco
Star Trek: New Worlds New Civilizations by Michael Jan Friedman
Waiting by Frank M. Robinson

General Fiction

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason by Helen Fielding
The Borderland: A Novel of Texas by Edwin Shrake


Angels and Demons by Dan Brown
Before I Say Good-Bye by Mary Higgins Clark
Evan and Elle by Rhys Bowen
Hanging Hannah by Evan Marshall
Mrs. Pollifax Unveiled by Dorothy Gilman
Pisces Rising by Martha C. Lawrence
Red, White, and Blue Murder by Jeanne M. Dams
Run Jane Run by Maureen Tan
The Testament by John Grisham
Witness in Death by J.D. Robb


The Handy Dinosaur Answer Book by Thomas E. Svarney and Patricia Barnes-Svarney
The Parenting Survival Kit by Aleta Koman, M.Ed., with Edward Myers
Red Flags, How to Know When You're Dating a Loser by Gary S. Aumiller, Ph.D., and Daniel A. Goldfarb, Ph.D.
Skies of Fury by Patricia Barnes-Svarney and Thomas E. Svarney
Write it Down, Make it Happen by Henriette Anne Klauser
Zen and the Art of Poker by Larry W. Phillips


The Dangerous Gentleman by Julia London
Dark Gold by Christine Feehan
The Heir by Johanna Lindsey
Lady of Valor by Tina St. John


2000 Children's Writer's & Illustrator's Market edited by Alice Pope
Formatting & Submitting Your Manuscript by Jack & Glenda Neff, Don Prues
Which Lie Did I Tell? by William Goldman