Search Results: "Charles D. Harpool"


BOOK REVIEW

The Little Book of Leadership Wisdom by Charles D. Harpool
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: April 10, 2014

"Though small in size, this book steals the secrets of giants."
Snippets from captains, kings and trailblazers throughout history. Read full book review >

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The Little Book of Planning Wisdom by Charles D. Harpool
NON-FICTION
Released: May 16, 2013

"A breezy reference for speechwriters, civic groups, churches or anyone looking for a little enlightenment."
Planning is the cornerstone of success, says a business professional who aims to motivate readers to take action with his debut compilation of quotable quotes. Read full book review >

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Kingdom's End by Charles D. Blanchard
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 16, 2016

"A depressing read, despite an ending that offers some triumph."
In Blanchard's (Mourning Doves After the Fire, 2010) fantasy novel, a large rat colony is ruled by a good king until a rat soldier usurps power and the city hires exterminators. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 7, 2008

"Informed and accessible."
Investment-strategy consultant Ellis (Capital, 2004, etc.) gives the financial powerhouse a largely bullish evaluation. Read full book review >

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HORTON AND THE KWUGGERBUG AND MORE LOST STORIES by Dr. Seuss
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 9, 2014

"Fans both young and formerly young will be pleased—100 percent. (Picture book. 6-9)"
Published in magazines, never seen since / Now resurrected for pleasure intense / Versified episodes numbering four / Featuring Marco, and Horton and more! Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 13, 2016

"A tightly structured war novel, written with intelligence and verve."
Summers (The Shain Family at Shakertown, 1808-1922, etc.) offers a World War II thriller about espionage and betrayal overseas. Read full book review >

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BORDER ODYSSEY by Charles D. Thompson, Jr.
NON-FICTION
Released: April 15, 2015

"A potent cri de coeur for a more compassionate, sane and humane border policy."
An exploration of 2,000 miles of fraught, rugged and deeply contested territory. Read full book review >

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THE AMBER FILE by Charles D. Summers
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 8, 2013

"A dark mystery story that, despite its potential, juggles too many characters and plot twists."
Detective Mike Carr tries to solve a cold case amid a sea of suspects in a small town in this mystery/thriller set in 1979-1980. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 2011

"A meticulous, exhaustive history of moonshining, poverty and Blue Ridge culture."
A scholarly dissection of the 1930s moonshine-based economy of Franklin County, Virginia. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 1993

"An interesting subject regrettably presented with more sensationalism than science."
An unsettling account of the pathological behavior of people who carry ``playing sick'' to bizarre extremes. Read full book review >