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Halfway to the Stars
Clarion/Foreword Reviews reviews
Halfway to the Stars will thrill an audience seeking entertainment untouched by editorial censors. This is stand-up comedy at its literary best, with...
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Cooking with an Asian Accent
Publishers Weekly reviews
...Compestine (Revolution is Not a Dinner Party) infuses Eastern philosophy into Western cuisine. The author of 20 books on Chinese culture and cooking creates...
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Perfume River
All Women's Talk reviews
Written by Andrew Lam, Perfume Dreams provides insight into the impact of the Vietnam War on the Vietnamese. Lam is a famous NPR commentator and journalist, and in...
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The Saturday Star reviews
This is a slim little book, but the terse economy of the prose propels you into its relentless rhythm from the start. James Whyle has the gift of conveying...
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The Black Church
Amazon reviews
...a very effective psychological thriller that is driven by some very dark, very supernatural forces.
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The Pedestal reviews
Even as a Northerner, I will concede that Southern writers, from William Faulkner, to Flannery O’Connor, to Harper Lee, were not only endowed with a charming drawl...
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Amazon reviews
**** A vividly told mystery story, January 5, 2014 By Stephen Crabbe (Southwestern Australia) - See all my reviews Amazon Verified Purchase(What's this?) This...
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ORIGINAL BLOOD: Gailene's Vow (book one)
Amazon reviews
This is a vampire story that is not the usual run of the mill. It is a story that you take your time reading since it is much deeper than most vampire books. It is...
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ORIGINAL BLOOD: Gailene's Vow (book one)
Amazon reviews
The novel deftly weaves together the best elements of historical fiction, romance, and modern vampire lore. Delivered in a variety of historical as well as modern...
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ORIGINAL BLOOD: Gailene's Vow (book one)
Amazon reviews
I knew I wanted to read this book from the start. Yet once I started I could not put it down. Wonderful story about finding love and family. I found it to be Very...
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Desiree
Chico Enterprise Record reviews
Biblio File book review: A rollicking first novel from Doug Keister By DAN BARNETT Posted: 05/20/2010 12:00:00 AM PDT Perhaps best known for his beautifully...
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Luigi Russi reviews
Book Review:” Plunder: When the Rule of Law is Illegal” by Ugo Mattei and Laura Nader August 29, 2009 by luigi “Plunder: When the Rule of Law is Illegal” by Ugo...
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Ninja Burger Honorable Employee Handbook
Underkoffler's Overview reviews
(W)orth purchasing if you play a Ninja Burger game, or if you're the sort of person who has bought or would buy Real Ultimate Power: the Official Ninja Book. While...
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Perfume River
Pen American reviews
Andrew is a syndicated writer and an editor with the Pacific News Service, a short story writer, and a regular commentator on NPR’s All Things Considered. He co-...
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Captivity by Debbie Lee Wesselmann
Library Journal reviews
Primatologist Dana Armstrong is passionate about making a difference in the lives of the animals living at a South Carolina chimpanzee sanctuary. But a break-in...
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Twilight of the Immortal
Bi Women Boston reviews
Truth is often stranger than fiction - and sometimes more pleasing. If someone had told me a year ago that in the late 1800's and early 1900's women dominated the...
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Savage Hunger
Wickedly Delicious Book Reviews reviews
  I can not believe I have never read a Terry Spear novel before. Wow, her writing voice is beautiful and is a wonderful storyteller. The characters jump...
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Publisher's Weekly, Booklist and Kirkus reviews
BOOKLIST. Gil is a bit of a schlub. Nearing 50, he lives rent-free as a handyman in an elderly couple’s Los Angeles vacation home. His girlfriend, Sara, works as...
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The Independent reviews
This beautifully written novella proves less is more. Eloquent and elegant, with stunning metaphors and rhythmic cadences that alternate between short,...
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RedRoom reviews
OUTWARD BOUND “Stone walls do not a prison make, nor iron bars a cage.” * But for mystics, the disabled and convalescent, those in enclosed orders, those dedicated...
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