Search Results: "Brad Taylor"


BOOK REVIEW

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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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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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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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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THE POLARIS PROTOCOL by Brad Taylor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 14, 2014

"Admirers of the late Tom Clancy will enjoy this and other works in the series. Read them in any order."
Taylor's latest thriller starring Pike Logan. Read full book review >

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ALL NECESSARY FORCE by Brad Taylor
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 17, 2012

"Well written, edgy and a damn good yarn."
Terrorists plan to strike America with a vicious blow, and it's Pike Logan's job to stop them. This fast-moving thriller poses the dilemma: Must he obey the law, or must he use all necessary force to thwart the enemy? 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 >