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Published Reviews

ORIGINAL BLOOD: Gailene's Vow (book one)
Amazon reviews
"Stuart Land's vampires borrow from both traditional stories and more modern vampire books in a way that is acceptable and pleasing. You still get the fangs and...
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ORIGINAL BLOOD: Gailene's Vow (book one)
Amazon reviews
And I have to admit, Original Blood not only held my attention, it gripped me. As in, I couldn't close the damned thing to go get some sleep. It's just simply a...
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Hibernate
Elise Blackwell reviews
“Using clean lines, Eslami cannily depicts the variety of human strangeness and longing. These stories are sage, vital, and addictive. More than that: they will...
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Hibernate
Marcy Dermansky reviews
“Oh, what a writer. Elizabeth Eslami continuously surprises and amazes. Hibernate is a collection of unique and astonishing stories.”
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Hibernate
Karen Palmer reviews
“Each of Eslami’s stories works on the reader like a solar eclipse. There is the same feeling of melancholy suspense, the expectation of something rare and...
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Quill & Quire reviews
Montreal writer Mark Lavorato delivers an engaging third novel that does a lovely job infusing history into fiction. Set mostly in 1920s Montreal, Serafim and...
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Witness reviews
"It is fascinating to read James Whyle's fictionalized account of the Grosvenor wreck... it contains within its less than 150 pages a great deal of food for...
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Amazon reviews
Twin brothers Argus & Tai Dachel raised by their aunt because their parents are dead in outskirts of Palmdale CA. Home-schooled because they are special....
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Epiphany
Amazon.com reviews
This story grabbed my attention and held me hostage from the first page. It is the story of prepubescent virgin girls around the world becoming pregnant at...
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The Proxy Assassin"
Kirkus Reviews reviews
Knoerle’s ace thriller, the third in the American Spy series, chronicles a noirish tough guy’s efforts to protect the world from the Red Menace, circa 1948....
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RUSSIAN TEXTILES: Printed Cloth for the Bazaars of Central Asia (Book Jacket)
AMERICAN CRAFT Magazine (Oct/Nov 2008) reviews
The intriguing title, with its mingling of the commonplace and the exotic, neatly sums up the collecting field that fascinates Meller and sets her apart from the...
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WOMEN UP ON BLOCKS, Stories by Mary Akers
The Short Review reviews
The female protagonists in this collection are prisoners in multifarious ways: trapped by the weight of marriage to errant/insensitive men, the burden of childcare...
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An Elephant's Tail
Living & Loving reviews
“Author Elle Matthews has managed to capture the essence of a truly African tale in a brilliant book based in a game reserve !”
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A Journey intto the Transcendentalists' New England
American Transcendentalism Web reviews
If you are a fan of any of the Transcendentalists, or even interested in the making of American thought and literature, then this is your book. Chances are that...
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LesFic Unbound reviews
One of life's lessons is learning where boundaries are and how to live within them.  Marianne K. Martin takes that subject and wraps it in a story so...
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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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Waltzing Australia
Paula's Book Talk reviews
Clampitt spent six months in the cities, small towns, and wild places of Australia. Her journey covered some 20,000 miles. And, happily for us, she recorded it...
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THE SEVENTH GATE, by Richard Zimler
Publishers' Weekly reviews
My new novel, The Seventh Gate, has just received a boxed and starred pre-publication review from Publishers' Weekly.  To read the rave review, please go to...
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To Serve a King
Publishers Weekly reviews
Genevieve Gravois was raised to be the perfect 16th-century spy and assassin—motivated by Henry VIII to kill the French king, François I, as revenge for the death...
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