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Published Reviews

THE BRAHMS DECEPTION
Tor.com reviews
The Brahms Deception is the follow-up to Louise Marley’s Mozart’s Blood. (I wrote about this novel here, and the new book has a few glancing references to its...
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THE BRAHMS DECEPTION
Publishers Weekly reviews
“Marley’s second excursion into musical history (after 2010′s Mozart’s Blood) plays what-if with the relationship between Clara Schumann and Johannes Brahms, 14...
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BC Bookworld reviews
In life, one of Sarah’s goals was to understand China and its people, and she succeeds. In "The Empress and Mrs. Conger", Hayter-Menzies succeeds at understanding...
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THE TEACHER
NewBookReviews reviews
Robert Banfelder's newest psychological thriller,THE TEACHER, involves a diabolical and cunning serial killer. Clarence Emery is described as the most prolific...
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Men of the Mean Streets
Out in Print reviews
Take the powerhouse trio that opens this collection as an example: ‘Nathan Burgoine’s “Keeping the Faith” is an incredibly successful foray into hard-boiled...
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An Inspector Horton Marine Mystery Crime Novel
Kirkus Reviews reviews
Horton presses on to clear up a skein of crime as tangled as one of the harbor’s ancient fishing nets. Rowson’s latest should please both Andy Horton fans and...
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LOLA,CALIFORNIA, the new novel by Edie Meidav (comes out July 5, 2011)
AV Club - The Onion reviews
A decades-old murder in New Age-inflected Berkeley forces a reunion between two high-school best friends in Edie Meidav’s textured, disquieting third novel. Lola,...
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LOLA,CALIFORNIA, the new novel by Edie Meidav (comes out July 5, 2011)
Barnes and Noble reviews
Edie Meidav's poignant novel is rooted in the story of Lana and Rose, whose sibling-like friendship in 1980s Berkeley is sundered by time -- and by a terrible...
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Cartel: The Coming Invasion of Mexico's Drug Wars
Proceso Magazine (Mexico) reviews
El contagio de la narcoviolencia de México en Estados Unidos es una realidad. No sólo eso: los narcotraficantes del país vecino comienzan a adueñarse de la...
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LOLA,CALIFORNIA, the new novel by Edie Meidav (comes out July 5, 2011)
The Daily Beast reviews
‘Lola, California’ By Edie Meidav. 448 pages. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. $28. Edie Meidav's Lola, California is titled after the name two girls, Lana and Rose,...
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THE HEALING POWER OF GRIEF: The Journey Through Loss to Life & Laughter by Gloria Lintermans & Marilyn Stolzman, Ph.D., L.M.F.T.
Daytona Beach News-Journal reviews
“With insight and compassion, the authors lead readers through their grief and into a healed future of purpose and joy. For the bereaved, their family and friends...
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http://www.columbiaspectator.com/2009/09/07/eric-barnes-novel-shimmer-science-fiction-meets-ponzi-sc reviews
. “[The] characters are the novel’s primary concern …. Shimmer is pervaded by a sense of solitude. … The descriptions of computers, networks, and information are...
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The Enoch Factor: The Sacred Art of Knowing God
Lexington reviews
With the very first sentence Steve McSwain captured my own thoughts and spirit. From there I journeyed page by page with him through his own spiritual experience...
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The Proxy Assassin"
ForeWord Magazine reviews
The Proxy Assassin Book Three of the American Spy Trilogy ForeWord Review “Dumb cowards live longer than smart heroes,” quips reluctant spy Hal Schroeder as his...
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Retirement Planning: How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free
National Post reviews
Life of Ernie Is Wild and FreeFrom the National Post To say Ernie J. Zelinski has taken the road less travelled would be a large understatement. Quite simply, the...
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Gilded Lili
Library Journal reviews
Freelance journalist DiNardo provides a fun romp through the dancer’s colorful life—the clubs she played, the men she loved, the court cases she faced—yet also...
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A Journey to Ireland's Literary Revival
suite1010.com reviews
R. Todd Felton’s A Journey into Ireland’s Literary Revival is a fascinating and well-written account of the rebirth in Irish literary between the 1890s and the...
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Broken Frontiers reviews
Nevertheless, four issues have come and gone and…I’m…my god, but I think I’m hooked on a comic called “Dominatrix”.
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THE NEWLY DIVORCED BOOK OF PROTOCOL
Daytona Beach News-Journal reviews
"This book offers wise and witty advice to help you successfully cope with the realities of divorce and come out the other end happier than you ever thought...
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Seattle Post Intelligencer reviews
This One Is Mine By Maria Semple Little Brown, 303 pages, $24.99 Dec. 4 A veteran TV comedy writer, recently relocated to Seattle, concocts a sharp-witted look at...
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