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Published Reviews

Beyond These Walls - A story about facing fears and recovering hope
NewBookReviews reviews
Beyond These Walls by Rachel Gunner and Hanna Gabriele gives the reader a unique and two sided view of therapy, from the vantage point of the therapist, on one...
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The Empowered Patient: Hundreds of life-saving facts, action steps and strategies you need to know
About.com patient empowerment column and forum reviews
Guide Rating - ***** The bureaucracy of American healthcare has gotten so far out of hand that patients are being injured or made sicker. In order to make it...
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The Empowered Patient: Hundreds of life-saving facts, action steps and strategies you need to know
Health Beat by Maggie Mahar reviews
Julia Hallisy Recently sent me her book, The Empowered Patient. It is at once one of the most pragmatic and one of the most moving healthcare books that I have...
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Compassion In Dying Magazine reviews
The thing about a good story is it grows on you and stays with you for days. The stories of the dying in Fran Moreland Johns' new book are like that. But this isn'...
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The Association for the Study of Play Review, Vol. 30, No. 3 reviews
In this era of high-stakes testing, play is viewed by a growing number of school officials as a misuse of instructional time. I regularly receive emails from...
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Waking Lazarus
Library Journal reviews
(STARRED REVIEW) This taut inspirational thriller will keep readers guessing as to the identity of the perpetrator. Some disturbing scenes of children in peril may...
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Waking Lazarus
Publisher's Weekly reviews
Hines handles the numerous flashbacks and switches in point of view well, and has a deft touch in knowing just how much information to give and how much to...
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The Dead Whisper On
Publisher's Weekly reviews
A miner-turned-garbage collector is the refreshingly different protagonist of this sophomore horror outing by Hines (Waking Lazarus)...Hines writes with wry humor...
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The Dead Whisper On
Library Journal reviews
Hines excels at writing gripping supernatural thrillers with plenty of twists and turns; he'll pull you in from page one.
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Waking Lazarus
Library Journal reviews
Hines's intricate thriller about a man declared dead several times offers plenty of twists and turns without sacrificing character development. Supernatural...
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http://markleslie.blogspot.com/2010/06/review-switch-by-grant-mckenzie.html reviews
"With a 'regular guy caught in a terrible nightmare' scenario, reminiscent of some of the recent novels of Linwood Barclay, McKenzie has crafted a brilliantly...
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Wanda, Book Loons Reviews reviews
What an adventure, romance intertwined with werewolves, and some mystery in the mix. Refreshing and new, with fun and wit. Lots of sex appeal, with hot and steamy...
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The Flag Keeper
The Midwest Book Review reviews
The Flag Keeper is a flat-spined softcover book designed to teach young children about the American flag. Simple color illustrations follow the bear girl Elizabeth...
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Killer by Dave Zeltserman
The Boston Globe reviews
Dave Zeltserman is at it again writing about ex-con antiheroes with the kind of panache that would make Jim Thompson, king of the psycho killer novels, proud. In...
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Peter and the Whimper-Whineys
Portland Book Reviews and also American Chronicle reviews
Do you have a whiney child? Then they need to meet Peter the whiney rabbit who lives in the forest and whines from morning till night. Peter and the Whimper-...
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Death-Defying Acts
New Southerner reviews
Louisville poet and journalist Erin Keane’s haunting new collection of circus-themed poems comes with a price: reading this book forces us to admit our fascination...
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Amazon reviews
Quense also shows his keen interest in matters anthropological and ethnographic in his revealing of the origins of Gunderland in "a godly sneeze," termed the "Big...
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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 Radiant City - Paperback
The Paris Voice reviews
In her beautiful new novel, “The Radiant City,” Canadian writer Lauren B. Davis evokes a Paris that is decidedly on the edge, a city in which everyone has come...
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The Little Russian
Booklist reviews
“(A) sweeping saga… from its grim depiction of war’s depredations to its harsh portrayals of anti-Semitism to its fiery love story. A mesmerizing read.” —...
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