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The Galveston County Daily News: Books

January 19, 2017

Books

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Change is difficult in this pre-teen story

”Pine Cones and Magnolia Blossoms,” by JoAn Watson Martin, Gazebo Productions, 2013, 156 pages, available in eBook or print.

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Saturday 01/14/2017
'Containment' is outstanding entertainment
Posted: January 14, 2017

“Containment,” by Hank Parker, Touchstone, 2017, 320 pages, hardcover, $25.99

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Saturday 01/07/2017
An unfinished battle from a new perspective
Posted: January 07, 2017

Jutland: The Unfinished Battle: A Personal History of a Naval Controversy,” by Nicholas Jellicoe, Naval Institute Press, 2016, 352 pages, hardcover, $35.95

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Lessons learned from Charlie Brown
Posted: January 07, 2017

“You’re a Leader, Charlie Brown,” by Charles Schulz and Carla Curtsinger, foreword by Brian Tracy, 2016, SimpleTruths, 148 pages, $14.99

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Tuesday 01/03/2017
Satire from our father below
Posted: January 03, 2017

"The Screwtape Letters," by C.S. Lewis, Harperone Publishers, 2001, paperback, $8.49

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Saturday 12/31/2016
'The Golden Gate': A tense adventure story with romance involved
Posted: December 31, 2016

“The Golden Gate,” a science fiction novel by Robert Buettner, Baen Books, 2017, 384 pages, hardcover, $25

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Tuesday 12/27/2016
Friendship stories
Posted: December 27, 2016

”Are We Still Friends?,” by Ruth Horowitz, illustrated by Blanca Gomez, Scholastic Press, 2017, paperback, $16.99

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Saturday 12/24/2016
Looking at an also-ran nation's air force
Posted: December 24, 2016

“Broken Wings: The Hungarian Air Force 1918-45,” by Stephen Renner, Indiana University Press, 2016, 352 pages, hardcover, $35

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'Courage to Soar:' Just close your eyes and jump
Posted: December 24, 2016

“Courage to Soar: A Body in Motion, A Life in Balance,” by Simone Biles with Michelle Burford, foreword by Mary Lou Retton, 2016, Zondervan, 251 pages, $24.99

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Tuesday 12/20/2016
Another Christmas story
Posted: December 20, 2016

”Magic Journey,” by Tracy West, (based on “The Polar Express,” by Chris Van Allsburg), hardback, Houghton Mifflin, 2004

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