Search Results: "Brad Taylor"


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TAYLOR FIVE by Ann Halam
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: March 9, 2004

"The third-person narrative has more explanation than action, but the bold concept makes this a good match with Nancy Farmer's stronger work, The House of the Scorpion. (Fiction. 10+)"
"What does it mean to be a clone? How is a clone supposed to feel?" Read full book review >

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PETER TAYLOR by Hubert H. McAlexander
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 2001

"Of use and interest to students of southern letters and postwar American fiction."
A workmanlike biography of the noted southern writer. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 24, 1992

"A thorough and significant contribution to Civil War scholarship."
From rare-book dealer Parrish, an engaging and exhaustively researched biography of an important and intriguing, though rarely studied, Confederate leader. Read full book review >

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DEFENDING TAYLOR by Miranda Kenneally
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 5, 2016

"Read it for Taylor's journey but not for anything deeper. (Fiction. 12-18)"
When a Tennessee senator's daughter is expelled from her posh prep school, she faces challenges at her new, public high school. Read full book review >

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ZACHARY TAYLOR by John S.D. Eisenhower
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 2008

"Adequate sketch of Taylor's accomplishments without a great deal of flesh or heart."
Old Rough and Ready gets proficient, if somewhat lackluster treatment in this latest volume of the American Presidents series. Read full book review >

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RING OF FIRE  by Brad Taylor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 10, 2017

"A page-turner that's enriched by the author's obvious familiarity with the intricacies of combating 21st-century terrorism."
An elite task force works frantically to prevent the next wave of terrorist attacks. Read full book review >

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DAYS OF RAGE by Brad Taylor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 15, 2014

"A fun, satisfying adventure."
A Pike Logan thriller filled with heart-thumping action and insane heroics. Read full book review >

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NO FORTUNATE SON by Brad Taylor
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 30, 2014

"A surefire page-turner that is nearly impossible to put down."
An elite counterterrorist operator races to save his commander's kidnapped niece. Read full book review >

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ENEMY OF MINE by Brad Taylor
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 15, 2013

"Satisfies from start to finish."
This is Taylor's third Pike Logan thriller, and it's a good one. Read full book review >

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ONE ROUGH MAN by Brad Taylor
Released: Feb. 17, 2011

"Capably written, with occasional flashes of something better."
A fallen-from-grace former antiterrorist operative and his lady friend chase terrorists armed with a horrifying weapon halfway around the world. Read full book review >

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THE FORGOTTEN SOLDIER by Brad Taylor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 29, 2015

"A realistic page-turner that fills a need for thrills while questioning the complicated process of statecraft."
A counterterrorism operator must bring in a teammate who's gone rogue. Read full book review >

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THE WIDOW'S STRIKE by Brad Taylor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 16, 2013

"Don your hazmat suit, prop up your feet, and enjoy a good yarn."
Taylor's latest Pike Logan thriller. Read full book review >