Search Results: "C. M. Wendelboe"


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Released: Sept. 4, 2012

"An exciting and quirky mystery that seamlessly shifts between past and present, offering a number of finely delineated characters and a strong sense of life on the reservation and the beauties of a hostile land."
An FBI agent's cold case gets hotter by the day. Read full book review >

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DEATH ALONG THE SPIRIT ROAD by C. M. Wendelboe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2011

"Wendelboe paints a vivid portrait of life on the reservation and deftly mixes history with a satisfying mystery in this series debut."
Eighteen years away from South Dakota has not erased the pull of the past for an FBI agent come home. Read full book review >

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DEATH ON THE GREASY GRASS by C. M. Wendelboe
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 4, 2013

"The third action-packed case for Manny (Death Where the Bad Rocks Live, 2012, etc.) teems with historical interest, even if you're not a re-enactor."
A vacation visit leads to a nasty murder case for FBI agent Manny Tanno. Read full book review >

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4 Note Chronicles of the Celestial Warriors: Aura by M C B
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Dec. 26, 2013

"Though dotted with occasional surprises, the book as a whole struggles to keep readers engaged."
A brother and sister find themselves in adventurous combat in MCB's (4 Note Chronicles of the Celestial Warriors: Legacy, 2013) fantasy sequel. Read full book review >

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AZTEC MIDNIGHT by M. C. Tuggle
FICTION & LITERATURE

"A fun-size adventure tale that may not fill readers up but will taste just fine going down."
In this first novella from short story writer Tuggle, an intrepid archaeologist races to find an ancient emperor's prized knife before it falls into the hands of an odious drug-cartel leader. Read full book review >

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SPIN DOCTOR by M. C. Lewis
Released: Feb. 13, 2012

"For readers uninterested in the inner machinations of Washington, this book may be like watching CSPAN on a slow day; those intrigued by the behind scenes drama of politics will likely find this a well-paced, well-written story."
A struggling DC politico gets his break in the White House in first-time author Lewis' political thriller. Read full book review >

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CURRENTS OF DECEPTION by M. C. Davis
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 6, 2013

"An excellent start to what might prove to be a rewarding new thriller series."
A brisk, drug-filled page-turner jets from the Pacific Northwest to various hot spots abroad, leaving a trail of bodies—and questions—in its wake. Read full book review >

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Teen Angel by M. C. Syben
Released: March 28, 2016

"A wily, tender bit of Christian-oriented fantasy that's also likely to entertain the skeptical.
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In Syben's debut YA novel, a teenage girl learns life's lessons—in the afterlife. Read full book review >

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PlanetB2 by M C Raj
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Jan. 6, 2014

"This troubled sci-fi novel needs to go back to the drawing board."
In Raj's (Poojama, 2013, etc.) latest novel, a power-mad American president seeks to conquer a newly discovered planet but winds up unleashing a nuclear war. Read full book review >

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Assumptions Can Mislead by M. C. Dye
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 6, 2013

"An often interesting exposition of the health care methods of a gifted practitioner by her seasoned student and colleague."
Psychiatric nursing practitioner Dye offers an investigation and explanation of the ideas of the late researcher and theorist Ida Orlando. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 2000

"A substantial, valuable study. (22 b&w illustrations)"
Altschuler (Changing Channels, 1992) and Blumin (History/Cornell) debunk the supposed "golden era" of American electoral politics: 1840 through 1860, when voter turnouts approached 80 percent in many elections. Read full book review >

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