Search Results: "Anne-Marie O'Connor"


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NO ONE COULD HAVE GUESSED THE WEATHER by Anne-Marie Casey
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 13, 2013

"Clever and witty: the best kind of summer book."
A subversively charming debut about a group of happily imperfect New Yorkers from Dublin-based Casey, wife of novelist Joseph O'Connor. Read full book review >

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THE MASTERS BALL by Anne-Marie Lacy
Released: Jan. 3, 2012

"This amusing mystery may not be 100 percent politically correct, but it's good fun."
The first installment of debut author Lacy's mystery series introduces Southern foxhunter Annabelle Farley, whose encounter with a ghost propels her to take up crime solving. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 7, 2012

"Art-history fans will love the deep details of the painting, and history buffs will revel in the facts O'Connor includes as she exposes a deeper picture of World War II."
The lusciously detailed story of Gustav Klimt's most famous painting, detailing the relationship between the artist, the subject, their heirs and those who coveted the masterpiece. Read full book review >

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UNFINISHED BUSINESS by Anne-Marie Slaughter
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 29, 2015

"Informative guidance on how men and women can come together in the workforce and at home."
One woman's vision on how to create gender equality for men and women. Read full book review >

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MASTER THE INTERVIEW by Anne Marie Segal
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 5, 2016

"A self-directed, interactive manual that should benefit experienced and new job-seekers alike."
A career coach offers solid job-interview advice in a workbook format. Read full book review >

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Released: May 1, 2012

"An emotionally riveting but poorly executed drama about life in a war zone."
Brumm's (Come Drink Coffee with Me—Husband Hunting in Israel, 1994) latest novel explores how daily life survives in a land defined by conflict. Read full book review >

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THE REAL LIDDY JAMES by Anne-Marie Casey
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 20, 2016

"Liddy is a memorable character who could easily appear again as The New and Improved Liddy James in Casey's next novel. Let's hope so."
A powerful divorce attorney, Liddy James races through life under a shiny veneer of confidence that covers her loneliness and insecurity. Read full book review >

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PIECES OF HAPPINESS by Anne Ostby
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"Ostby's U.S. debut offers up delectable food, a lush location, and unwavering friendships."
A group of old friends wonder if they can pick up where they left off 40 years ago. Read full book review >

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SALADIN by Anne-Marie Eddé
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 7, 2011

"Extensive research creates a picture readily distinguishable from the many Saladin myths."
Massive, detailed biography of Saladin, in which the author endeavors to separate history from myth and legend—first published in France in 2008. Read full book review >