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Published Reviews

Leaving the World Book Cover
The Telegraph reviews
Whatever else one may think of Douglas Kennedy as a novelist, there is no denying that he is generous to the point of profligacy with his plotting. His latest...
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The Independent reviews
Douglas Kennedy's tenth novel, The Moment, finds the bestselling author flexing his muscles and playing to all his strengths. Kennedy, like William Boyd and Paul...
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The Washington Post reviews
Already a bestseller in England and France, Douglas Kennedy's "A Special Relationship" begins with a promising romance and ends in a seesaw courtroom...
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Stone for my Father
Litnet.co.za reviews
"[Kent] has added a valuable contribution to the canon of South African writing. This novel should be available in every school library, if not prescribed as a set...
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Publishers Weekly reviews
Deft humor, hints of romance, and well-constructed suspense leaven the occasional sturdy earnestness, while the rejection of toned hotties as the embodiment of...
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Rebel: The Life and Times of John Singleton Mosby
Washington Post Book World reviews
  In Rebel, Kevin H. Siepel has written the fullest biography of the celebrated Confederate partisan leader John S. Mosby that we are likely to get. The...
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Rebel: The Life and Times of John Singleton Mosby
The Wall Street Journal reviews
  To see a pure example of audacity and enterprise turn to Rebel: The Life and Times of John Singleton Mosby by Kevin H. Siepel. It is a dramatic account...
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Rebel: The Life and Times of John Singleton Mosby
Fredericksburg (VA) Free-Lance Star reviews
This is a fine book about the Confederate hero who ran the Yankees ragged in Northern Virtginia--and many of his friends the same way in the years following...
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Rebel: The Life and Times of John Singleton Mosby
Southbridge (MA) News reviews
Civil War buffs abound and this book is a must for them. It will also be found interesting to people who are interested in character studies and to quite another...
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Buffalo Soldier: Trial by Fire
Provided by Email reviews
Reading this book is like being face to face with (a) Buffalo Soldier. Many stories have been told, songs sung about Buffalo Soldiers, but this time it is...
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Broken Colors
Midwest Book Review reviews
FIVE STARS Broken ColorsMichele ZackheimEuropa Editions116 East 16th Street, 12th floor, New York, NY 100039781933372372, $14.95 www.europaeditions.com 1-800-283-...
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Mortgage Orb reviews
In the years following World War II, the town of Hempstead, N.Y., became the center of a real estate revolution when developer William Levitt created a new...
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Kindle and Nook available now; print available September 17
Musings of a Bookish Kitty reviews
You wake up one morning and everything seems typical. It's just an ordinary day. You expect the worst only to be rewarded with a promotion--or in Gunnar's case,...
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The Taker and the Keeper
Midwest Book Review: Children's Bookwatch, August 2009, Reviewer's Choice reviews
"The Taker and the Keeper" is a Red Monocle series paperback that features middle-school protagonists and reluctant heroes Gregory Guest and Yolanda Torres....
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Funny in Farsi: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America
LA Weekly reviews
“…Funny in Farsi, is an enjoyably and believably simplistic reminder of how good — despite bigger and wealthier men’s attempts to muck it up — we have it here….”
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Midori By Moonlight
Metropolis reviews
So what did this male reviewer think of Midori? I loved it, and didn’t put it down till I reached the last page.
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Andrea Girometti reviews
Storia e Futuro, Rivista di storia e storiografia, n. 23, giugno 2010 Ugo Mattei, Laura Nader Il saccheggio - Regime di legalità e trasformazioni globali Milano-...
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BookTrib reviews
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Lost Kingdom, forthcoming from Atlantic Monthly Press in January, 2012
Sunday New York Times Book Review reviews
"...a solidly researched account of an important chapter in our national history, one that most Americans don’t know but should. It will probably provoke...
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Guardian UK reviews
The timing of the award is almost as striking as the writing which it honours. A former American machine gunner's memoir of a year's tour of duty in Iraq based on...
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