Search Results: "A Book of Revelations"


BOOK REVIEW

A Book of Revelations by A.C. Burch
FICTION & LITERATURE

"A colorful topography of mostly LGBT-related outings, forays, and adventures."
Drag performers, detectives, and community moguls meet in Burch's (The Homeport Journals, 2015, etc.) collection, which features coming-out stories with a twist.Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 2007

"Bohemian exegesis."
Wide-ranging introductions to books of the Bible. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 1991

"Except for Vallee's wobbly conclusions, a forceful and refreshingly iconoclastic study that, for all its good sense, will likely add up to only a cry in the alien-infested ufowilderness."
Bracing finale to Vallee's ``Alien Contact trilogy'' (Dimensions, 1988; Confrontations, 1990), as the ufologist brings some famous UFO cases down to earth—and into the mud. Read full book review >

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REVELATIONS by Douglas E. Winter
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1997

"Astute, entertaining mainstream fantasy."
An original story anthology and mighty hymn to a coming apocalypse by 14 leading horror writers, gathered here by inspired editor Winter (Prime Evil, 1988, etc). Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 1, 1995

"The definitive biography of this important figure remains to be written. (16 pages b&w photos, not seen)"
A patchwork oral memoir by the great African-American dancer/choreographer. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

REVELATIONS by Sophy Burnham
Released: Sept. 20, 1992

"Spiritual transcendence, sexual passion, and tragic betrayal make for a powerful brew—in a New Testament-inspired melodrama that's sure to gain the author an even greater following."
Bestselling Burnham—author of the nonfiction A Book of Angels and Angel Letters and more—continues to explore the power of spiritual inspiration in this compelling 50's-era tragedy— featuring a Virginia pastor who falls in love with a married woman and, partly through her, experiences God's presence. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: March 6, 2012

"Scholarly but widely accessible, the book provides a solid introduction to the one book of the New Testament that claims to be divinely inspired."
Multidimensional reading of "the strangest book in the Bible—and the most controversial." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: July 12, 2010

"A magical concept and a miraculous heroine keep the pages turning in a YA adventure-fiction that feels like two different books fused together at mid-point—the second half far more violent and grim than the first."
In 1890s America, a father-daughter mind-reading act who used their illusionism and acuity to solve crimes committed during Vaudeville tours face a deadly conspiracy in lawless San Francisco. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A BOOK OF KISSES by Dave Ross
Released: Jan. 31, 2000

"A volume that may provide the best reason to pucker up since the mass commercialization of Valentine's Day. (Picture book. 3-6)"
PLB 0-06-028453-6 After A Book of Friends (p. 537) and A Book of Hugs (1980, not reviewed), perhaps there is no better topic for Ross and Rader to tackle than kisses. Read full book review >