Search Results: "Bart D. Ehrman"


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Released: Feb. 13, 2018

"An accessible and intriguing but not groundbreaking history of the growth of Christianity."
How Christianity conquered Western civilization. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 2011

"Gloves-are-off review of New Testament authorship."
Could much of the New Testament be a forgery? Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 2016

"An intriguing new angle on the well-worn field of 'historical Jesus' studies."
Understanding the role of memory in the formation of the Christian Gospels. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2003

A well-crafted, scholarly tale of forgeries, burned books, doctrinal feuds, and other episodes in the making of the New Testament and the early Church. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 1999

"Ehrman's should be the first book for any lay reader interested in the historical Jesus."
An elegantly written, much-needed book. Read full book review >

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BART FUBBLES by Pat Warren
Released: Jan. 21, 2015

"Warning: attempts to use this as a read-aloud may result in a laughing, unruly audience.
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A humorous picture book about an unusually gassy young boy. Read full book review >

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ST. BART BREAKDOWN by Don Bruns
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 2008

"An interesting background can't redeem derivative characters, lifeless dialogue and a story line that wants to rock but mostly falls short."
A rock 'n' roll reporter seeks a killer interview with a rock 'n' roll producer and almost gets it, but not in a nice way. Read full book review >

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TEN-GALLON BART by Susan Stevens Crummel
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2006

"A quick-draw of quick-witted guffaws, guaranteed to get your goat and make readers grin. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Meet Ten-Gallon Bart, sheriff of Dog City, the most peaceful town in the West, because he's done a bang-up job. Read full book review >

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D-DAY by Antony Beevor
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 13, 2009

"Beevor gets better with each book."
The grand Allied invasion of Normandy had myriad ways to go wrong, writes historian Beevor (The Mystery of Olga Chekhova, 2004, etc.) in this skilled account. Miraculously, it did not. Read full book review >

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JOHNNIE D. by Arthur Winfield Knight
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 6, 2000

"Baby Face Nelson, J. Edgar Hoover, the Woman in Red, and Dillinger himself provide the details surrounding the violent career and mysterious death of the man who was known across the nation as Public Enemy #1."
Johnnie D. ($22.95; Mar. 6; 224 pp.; 0-312-86759-X): A fictionalized biography of John Dillinger that pieces together the life story of the famed bank robber and desperado through a series of (imagined) interviews with his friends, partners in crime, victims, and pursuers. Read full book review >

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FOUR D by Gregory Morrison
Released: Nov. 23, 2011

"A grab-bag of fables that baffle but also beguile."
Confused people with hazy longings confront mysterious forces in this collection of four enigmatic stories. Read full book review >

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D-DAY by Jonathan Mayo
NON-FICTION
Released: May 20, 2014

"An accessible history that conveys the havoc and vast international spread of D-Day."
An engrossing work that cuts and pastes chaotic events for order and sense in a manner very much like fiction. Read full book review >