Book Reviews

The Internet Writing Journal, September 2001
*Click on the book's title below to read to the review.


Children's Books

Clara Caterpillar by Pamela Duncan Edwards, illustrated by Henry Cole (HarperCollins)
Good Thing You're Not an Octopus by Julie Markes, Pictures by Maggie Smith (HarperCollins)
How Little Lori Visited Times Square by Amos Vogel, Pictures by Maurice Sendak (HarperCollins)
The Seventh Tower: Into Battle by Garth Nix (Scholastic)
Two Little Trains by Margaret Wise Brown, Pictures by Leo and Diane Dillon (HarperCollins)


Computer Books

Flash for the Real World by Steve Street (Sams)
How to Use Microsoft FrontPage 2002 by Paul Heltzel (Sams)
The Macromedia ColdFusion 5 Web Application Construction Kit by Ben Forta and Nate Weiss (Que)
Perl Developer's Dictionary by Clinton Pierce (Sams)
The Zope Book by Amos Latteier and Michel Pelletier (New Riders)


Fantasy/SF

The Curse of Chalion by Louise McMaster Bujold (Eos)
Hyperion by Dan Simmons (Bantam Spectra)
Prophecy: Child of Earth by Elizabeth Haydon (Tor)
Reunion by Alan Dean Foster (Del Ray)


Mystery/Thriller

The Bride's Kimono by Sujata Massey (HarperCollins)
Hardcase by Dan Simmons (St. Martin's Press)


Nonfiction

Ghost Soldiers by Hampton Sides (Doubleday)


Romance

Dark Fire by Christine Feehan (Love Spell)
Dear Cupid by Julie Ortolon (St. Martin's Press)
An Offer From a Gentleman by Julia Quinn (Avon)
Texas Rich by Fern Michaels (Ballantine)


Writing

A Good Book is the Best of Friends: A Reader's Journal by Robin Doak, introduction by Natalie Goldberg (Hyperion)
Hooking the Reader: Opening Lines that Sell by Sharon Rendell-Smock
The Writer's Guide to Queries, Pitches and Proposals by Moira Allen (Allworth Press)

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