Search Results: "Bev Pettersen"


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A PONY FOR CHRISTMAS by Bev Pettersen
Released: Nov. 24, 2014

"A delightful book about kindness, family, Christmas miracles—and ponies."
Pettersen's (A Scandalous Husband, 2014, etc.) children'snovella asks: What happens when a girl wants a horse more than anything? Read full book review >

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HORSES AND HEROIN by Bev Pettersen
Released: Nov. 27, 2012

"A somewhat formulaic story, enlivened by amiable characters and a robust setting."
The latest romantic mystery from Pettersen (Thoroughbreds and Trailer Trash, 2012, etc.) involves the disappearance of an aspiring jockey. Read full book review >

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STUDS AND STILETTOS by Bev Pettersen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 3, 2013

"An entertaining, if somewhat formulaic, romance with enjoyable characters and an intriguing setting."
Pettersen's (Horses and Heroin, 2013, etc.) newest romantic suspense novel tells the story of love and murder on a movie set. Read full book review >

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THOROUGHBREDS AND TRAILER TRASH by Bev Pettersen
ROMANCE
Released: May 12, 2012

"Not quite an award-winning stallion, but the plot gallops along at a steady pace, making for an entertaining light read."
From Golden Heart finalist Pettersen (Fillies and Females, 2011, etc.) comes the story of a poverty-stricken horse masseuse and the brash, wealthy new boss she falls in love with. Read full book review >

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A SCANDALOUS HUSBAND by Beverly Pettersen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 10, 2014

"A simplistic but well-written love story."
Pettersen's (Studs and Stilettos, 2013) sweet cowboy romance challenges the notions of trust and forgiveness when those you love betray you. Read full book review >

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Released: July 5, 1993

"Heavy-handed."
In Jafek's sciento-feminist stories—nine in this first collection—social and sexual problems are exaggerately cast into a realm of conceptualism and theory. Read full book review >

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WALKING THROUGH SHADOWS by Bev Marshall
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 1, 2002

"Predictable southern gothic, but the modulated scrutiny of the Cotton marriage is memorable."
Newcomer Marshall attempts to pull heartstrings while creating suspense in this murder mystery set in rural 1941 Mississippi. Read full book review >

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ALIBI CREEK by Bev Magennis
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 15, 2016

"What might have been a soapy rural drama carries a surprising amount of grit and poetic verve."
A woman of faith is tested when her no-good brother comes home. Read full book review >

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THE FOREST HAS EYES by Elise Maclay
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1998

"Created by the Great Spirit.' (Picture book. 6-9)"
Free verse poems celebrate nature and aspects of native people's lives, accompanied by romantic wilderness canvases by Doolittle. Read full book review >