Search Results: "Bruce Fulton"


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WAYFARER by Bruce Fulton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 1997

"Here is evidence of a rich vein of contemporary writing all but unknown to us—and well worth exploring."
Wayfarer ($14.95 paperback original; Apr. 1997; 224 pp.; 1-879679-09-4): Eight long stories, all written since the late 1970s, representative of a new wave of Korean women only recently liberated from the second-class status imposed by a male-dominated society. Read full book review >

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ANOTHER MAN'S CITY by In-Ho Choi
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 14, 2014

"Choi may be straining for postmodern effects, but there's a lot of charm to his anxious novel, as if Thurber and Orwell had gotten together for a skull session."
This lightly Kafkaesque fable from a South Korean writer presents a man who suddenly finds his world not quite right in increasingly strange ways. Read full book review >

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FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2008

"Emotionally satisfying and extremely well-crafted short fiction."
Cornell instructor and poet Fulton offers a debut collection of linked stories of distinctive, resilient women. Read full book review >

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RETRIBUTION by John Fulton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2001

"Undistinguished work, for the most part. But 'Retribution' and 'Liars' offer hopeful glimpses of the heights Fulton may be capable of scaling."
A mixed-bag debut collection of ten stories and a novella, mostly concerned with midlife and identity crises, divorce, alcoholism, parental neglect, and adolescent forbearance and rebellion in fragmented Middle American households. Read full book review >

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Youngtimer by G. G. Fulton
Released: June 1, 2015

"This time-travel tale doesn't add much to the well-worn gimmick."
Fulton's debut begins a series for middle-grade readers about two tween girls who inherit a time machine. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: May 2, 2017

"Interesting and well meaning—but doesn't make it to the top of the flagpole. (sources) (Informational picture book. 4-7)"
A teenage girl spangles the U.S. flag with stars—and spawns our national anthem. Read full book review >

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REST IN POWER by Sybrina Fulton
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 31, 2017

"A brave, heart-rending narrative from the parents who lost their son far too soon."
The parents of Trayvon Martin (1995-2012) tell their sides of the story about his death. Read full book review >

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MORE THAN ENOUGH by John Fulton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2002

"Well written but dull and uneventful."
The unhappy domestic life of a Utah family: a first novel from storywriter Fulton (Retribution, 2001). Read full book review >