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April 2, 2013

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published April 2, 2013. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in April 2013.

Book Review

The Boomerang Effect

by Dindy Yokel

Five-minute exercises, no equipment or gym memberships to purchase, no therapy or coaching sessions, just relief from the stress and anxiety trap that many people experience—that’s the promise (and premise) of Nicola Bird’s... Read More

Book Review

Hilda and the Bird Parade

When Hilda and her mother move to a new home in the city, the little girl’s wonderfully solitary journeys into nature necessarily cease. How she manages to satisfy her need for independence while assuring her mother of her safety is... Read More

Book Review

Dandelion Hunter

by Patricia Morrow

Need to survive the apocalypse? There’s a plant for that. If natural disaster strikes and grocery store shelves go bare, what could an apartment dweller find to eat? The thought of “apocalypse insurance” drove Rebecca Lerner to... Read More

Book Review

What My Mother Gave Me

by Heather Weber

“A single gift can easily tell the story of an entire life,” writes Elizabeth Benedict, editor of and contributor to the anthology "What My Mother Gave Me". In the book’s case, a single gift has the ability to tell the story of two... Read More

Book Review

Vinaigrettes and Other Dressings

by Heather Weber

To sell her readers on vinaigrettes and dressings, Michele Jordan must first sell salad, and she does so with a poet’s flair: “From a few leaves of just-picked lettuces damp with an evening’s rain and a creamy frenzy of earthy... Read More