Search Results: "Bart D. Ehrman"


BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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: 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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AT RISK by Kit Ehrman
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"Ehrman's lively debut is not without its rough spots—mostly in the plotting—but the smart money could make the unusually likable protagonist a favorite in the Francis Stakes."
At 21, Steve Cline is among the youngest barn managers in Maryland's horse country, and he loves the job, loves being good with animals. Read full book review >

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COLD BURN by Kit Ehrman
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 1, 2005

"While gallant Steve isn't always believable, he's increasingly irresistible in Ehrman's best yet."
Foul play among the thoroughbreds brings Ehrman's young Lochinvar riding to the rescue once more. Read full book review >

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DEAD MAN’S TOUCH by Kit Ehrman
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 2003

"Ehrman, clearly an entry in the Dick Francis American Style Stakes, is hampered here by shaky plotting and colorless prose. Still, his exceedingly likable hero gives him a shot."
Ehrman's second horse whodunit isn't an outright winner, but it finishes in the money. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"A precious but good-humored recasting of the classic fable. (Picture book/folktale. 7-9)"
Wandering considerably afield from the original, Bart changes the mice to teddy bears, removes most of the danger, and adds a more felicitous ending. Read full book review >

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NANOTIME by Bart Kosko
Released: Nov. 1, 1997

"A brash, confused, and, well, fuzzy yarn that, with its relentlessly amoral inhabitants and doings, leaves an unpleasant aftertaste."
Debut novel from the guru of fuzzy logic (the nonfiction Fuzzy Thinking, 1993). Read full book review >

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SECRET LOVE by Bart Schneider
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 3, 2001

"The milieu is perfectly captured, but the storyline relies heavily on melodrama to propel the action forward. And the often-stagey dialogue is no help. Disappointing, if often engaging."
A rather plodding second effort from Schneider, founding editor of The Hungry Mind Review (now The Ruminator Review), returns to the themes and settings of his debut (Blue Bossa, 1998). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 1999

"For the rest, the book succeeds in capturing the flavor of fuzziness but not enough to convince us it's time to throw the binary baby out with the bathwater. (Author tour)"
Flights of fuzzy fancy, and fantasy, from an expert in the field (Fuzzy Thinking, 1993)—but hardly a guide for the perplexed. Read full book review >