Search Results: "A.D. Miller"


BOOK REVIEW

A.D. by Josh Neufeld
Released: Aug. 18, 2009

"Bristling with attitude and pungent with social awareness."
Graphic artist Neufeld paints an emotive portrait of New Orleans during and after Hurricane Katrina, as seen through the eyes of seven of the city's citizens. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A.D. by Kate Millett
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 1, 1995

Millett might have made this memoir into a gorgeous requiem for her longtime idol, her Aunt Dorothy, but in the end she reduces it to a tedious song for herself. Read full book review >

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SNOWDROPS by A.D. Miller
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 22, 2011

"Good local color, but nothing much to care about here."
Economist editor Miller makes his fiction debut with a bleak tale of fraud and manipulation in early-21st-century Moscow. Read full book review >

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ARTHUR MILLER by Christopher Bigsby
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 15, 2009

"A richly detailed, revealing look at the making of a playwright and a man."
Copiously researched, deftly written biography that expands our understanding of a major figure in American letters. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A.D. 30 by Ted Dekker
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 28, 2014

"Action-adventure, set against the life of Yeshua, the prophet who dared speak against 'the way of the world, protected by position and sword and gold and knowledge.'"
Dekker (Outlaw, 2013, etc.) makes the spiritual real through the fictional Maviah, daughter of Rami bin Malik, Bedu sheikh.Read full book review >

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70 A.D. by Michael Norwich
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 23, 2013

"Makes for a memorable journey through turbulent ancient times thanks to a sharp, judgmental narrator.
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Debut historical fiction centered on Jerusalem in the first century. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 2009

"Questions remain, but Freeman does a good job in forcing a reexamination of this crucial turning point."
A chronicle of one significant year in Christian history. Read full book review >

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69 A.D. by M. Gwyn Morgan
NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 1, 2005

"Informative, but heavy as a sack of Roman coins."
A modern historian fills in the gaps left by previous accounts of the Roman Empire's most politically chaotic year. Read full book review >

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ARTHUR MILLER by Martin Gottfried
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 15, 2003

"A thorough and welcome summing-up of a towering achievement in the modern theater."
Veteran show-biz biographer Gottfried (George Burns, 1996, etc.) strikes just the right balance between the work and the life in his judicious assessment of the great American playwright. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HENRY MILLER by Robert Ferguson
Released: May 27, 1991

"The last years are quite sad."
Second life of Henry Miller reviewed this issue (see Mary V. Dearborn's ``The Happiest Man Alive'', above), this one longer, more richly detailed, with bigger critiques of Miller's works. Read full book review >