Book Reviews

The Internet Writing Journal, May 2002

*Click on the book's title below to read to the review.

Children's Books

The Castaway by James Stevenson (HarperCollins)
Laura Numeroff's 10-Step Guide to Living With Your Monster by Laura Numeroff, Illustrated by Nate Evans (HarperCollins)
Lizzy's Do's and Don'ts by Jessica Harper, Illustrated by Lindsay Harper duPont (HarperCollins)
Take Me Out to the Ball Game Illustrated by Laura Blanken Merer (HarperCollins)

Computer Books

10 Minute Guide to Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition by Shelley O'Hara (Que)
Photoshop 6 Shop Manual by Donnie O'Quinn (New Riders)


A Caress of Twilight by Laurell K. Hamilton (Ballantine)
Peril's Gate (Wars of Light and Shadow, Book 6) by Janny Wurts (Eos)
Star Trek Voyager: The Hologram's Handbook by Robert Picardo, Illustrations by Jeff Yagher (Pocket Books)
Star Wars: Galactic Phrase Book & Travel Guide by Ben Burtt, Illustrations by Sergio Aragones (Del Ray)


Agatha Raisin and the Love From Hell by M. C. Beaton (St. Martin's Minotaur)
Amazonia by James Rollins (William Morrow)
The Pillow Book of Lady Wisteria by Laura Joh Rowland (St. Martin's Minotaur)


In the Hands of a Chef: Cooking With Jody Adams of Rialto Restaurant by Jody Adams & Ken Rivard (William Morrow)
Men and Speed by G. Wayne Miller (Public Affairs)
Recipe for a Country Inn by Donna Leahy (William Morrow)
The Ultimate Shrimp Book by Bruce Weinstein (William Morrow)


The Grotto by Evelyn Rogers (Love Spell)
Night Games by Nina Bangs (Lovespell)
The Pursuit by Johanna Lindsey (William Morrow)