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ForeWord Reviews reviews
Fowler’s ability to make a reader believe all the strange things that happen in these stories is deft and precise. Some of the living beings are not human; and...
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Publishers Weekly reviews
Growing up, Oakes (Slanted and Enchanted) felt many a dark night of the soul, though at the time she didn’t know to call it such, and rather than turn to God,...
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Genre Go Round reviews
This is a fascinating but extremely difficult tale to read as the narration switches nine times making the novel feel more like a series of short vignettes...
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Last Bus to Vasco reviews
If you want to know about Venezuela, read this book by Margaret Mascarenhas. Right now Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan President, is known for his resistance to the...
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The Sandcastle Girls
The Armenian Weekly reviews
"The scope of The Sandcastle Girls is almost epic. . .While there are the rich personal stories that his readers connect to, what he has achieved is much...
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Lambda Literary Review reviews
Justin Chin stitches together a collection of stories in 98 Wounds (Manic D Press) that are visceral, unsettling, overwhelming, disturbing, poetic, beautiful,...
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For One Who Knows How to Own Land
Pirene's Fountain reviews
I wrote my undergraduate honors thesis on “reverse regionalism” (a concept I coined with the confidence and confusion of a young intellectual) in the poetry of...
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Gates of Eden IPPY Award
The Midwest Book Review: Small Press Bookwatch reviews
Gates of Eden Charles Degelman Harvard Square Editions ISBN: 9780983321637 $14.95 www.harvardsquareeditions.org War is not to be waged lightly. Gates of Eden is a...
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My Postwar Life
The Japan Times reviews
My Postwar Life: New Writings From Japan and Okinawa, edited by Elizabeth McKenzie. Chicago Quarterly Review Books, 324 pp., $19.95 (hardcover) The first entry in...
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The Raven's Heart
The Sunday Telegraph (Australia's largest newspaper) reviews
Jesse has all the hallmarks of a great historical fiction writer, achieving a fine balance of thoroughly researched  atmospheric detail and suspenseful story...
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Richmond Times-Dispatch reviews
"With urban edginess, realistic characters, a feisty and sympathetic heroine and a big heart, Simon spins a frightening tale that will have you postponing...
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The San Francisco Chronicle reviews
  REAL, magical     By Skip Horvack   In an essay titled "Good Readers and Good Writers," Vladimir Nabokov argued that, while major writers are...
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Retirement Planning: How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free
Quintessential Careers Book Reviews reviews
"I would not hesitate to share this book with friends, colleagues, or clients. Investigating the many options for retirement is even more important now than when...
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Savage Hunger
Romantic Times Magazine reviews
SAVAGE HUNGER by Terry Spear Genre: Paranormal/Urban Fantasy, Paranormal Romance Sensuality: HOT Description: Description: Description: http://www....
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Singled Out (paperback)
www.feministing.com reviews
Social psychologist Bella DePaulo’s book Singled Out: How Singles Are Stereotyped, Stigmatized, and Ignored, and Still Live Happily Ever After gave me one of those...
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First Draft: The Journal of the Alabama Writers' Forum reviews
". . . The human voice, as well as the voices of bears, wind, and waves, are at one with an animate universe, and when we are alive in and to the world we inhabit...
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"Beatrice's Mirror," by Melissa Morphew
http://www.chapter16.org/ reviews
"Marilyn Kallet’s new collection of wry, mostly romantic poems, The Love That Moves Me, takes its title from a line in Dante: “Amor mi mosse, che mi fa parlare...
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Shaggy Muses
Margaret Forster, author of Elizabeth Barrett Browning: The Life and Loves of a Poet reviews
I so enjoyed SHAGGY MUSES. It manages very successfully to bring into focus exactly why these dogs were important to these writers—an intriguing mixture of...
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The Esoteric Book Review reviews
All in all this book is well worth investing in if you have an interest in ritual magick and in the dynamics of a working magickal group.
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The Dim Sum of All Things
San Francisco Chronicle reviews
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