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POST NO ILLS Magazine reviews
a voice that is fascinated by the flexibility of language, and the ability to move freely, mutate even, into versions of self
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American Book Review reviews
Van Clief-Stefanon orchestrates each poem as if it were one movement of a jazz suite.
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BOXCAR Poetry Review reviews
With studied equanimity, with swan-like grace, she simultaneously foregrounds and deconstructs gender and race
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Historical Novels Review reviews
Arcturus is a unique protagonist; a private eye in a toga, wisecracking monologues to boot. This era, with its smells, sounds and the language, comes alive in the...
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Mystery News reviews
Phillip Marlowe and John Rebus have a new cousin ... who speaks Latin.
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Love Romances & More reviews
What sets this book a step above many others is that it keeps the reader guessing and is fast paced enough to never incite boredom. Ms Stanley must have done a...
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BookIdeas.Com reviews
Equally satisfying are the glimpses that the author provides into Roman life. Many scenes are set in Arcturus's household, for instance "a good opportunity for us...
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BlogCritics Magazine reviews
This mystery novel is full of well developed characters and has an intriguing plot. The setting of Roman Britain is so masterfully crafted that it is obvious the...
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BookLoons reviews
How do you say wondrous in Latin? I wish I knew so I could pay the proper homage to Kelli Stanley's first in what I hope will be a long series. From the partridge...
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MiPOesias reviews
Andrew Demcak is a polished professional. Though his poems have appeared in many very fine journals, this appears to be his first published collection where the...
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Rebel: The Life and Times of John Singleton Mosby
Village Voice Literary Supplement reviews
Siepel's book is decent, solid, popular biography, organizing the facts of a dramatic life into clear, easily assimilated episodes. Even the baldness of his style...
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http://www.raintaxi.com/online/2002spring/hummer.shtml reviews
In his previous collection, Walt Whitman in Hell, T. R. Hummer contrasted Whitman's idealistic lyrics of America with visions of a blighted nation, culminating in...
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Northern Mama reviews
This novel is beautifully written, the imagery bring the exotic Venezuela to life for those who have not experienced it! Mascarenhas' use of Spanish phrases adds...
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Larissa's Reviews reviews
So Awesome! This is exactly what i love the most about long term Paranormal Romance series, getting to revisit groups of...
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To  Hide in the Light
First Draft, The Journal of the Alabama Writers' Forum reviews
"Things known in Roberts's world are as familiar to most Southerners as dirt, a favorite topic of hers, her presentation of the quotidian so immediate and sensual...
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Dark Knowledge
Great Minds Think Aloud - Book Club reviews
In a mental institution in Roanoke, a young boy has been left there since the age of 18. Was he left there in hiding or was it in an effort to hide others from...
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Greasewood Creek
Publishers Weekly reviews
"Steele offers an eloquent meditation on patterns of grief, loss, and silence between generations, with the quiet, grounded narration moves fluidly across time and...
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Kirkus Reviews reviews
As a member of this group herself, Barnett explores the issues faced by the first generation of children, now entering adulthood, who were treated with...
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The Corpse Reader
Examiner.com reviews
Antonio Garrido’s second novel The Corpse Reader is the fictionalized account of Song Ci, the Chinese founding father of forensic science. A historically accurate...
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