Search Results: "Charles L. Loprinzi"


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MAYO CLINIC BREAST CANCER BOOK by Mayo Clinic
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"An empowering tool that soothes the sting and shock of a cancer diagnosis with up-to-date information and physician-supported advice."
A medically sound, digestible reference guide to understanding, treating and coping with breast cancer. Read full book review >

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FIRE MASK by Charles L. Grant
FANTASY
Released: April 1, 1991

From a well-known writer of horror and suspense, a routine, murky thriller. Read full book review >

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RVR by Charles L. Carson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 11, 2010

"A winsome protagonist who can pass for an action hero even in a courtroom."
In Carson's debut thriller, terrorists behind recent airplane crashes make their next target a San Francisco lawyer whose class-action suit may be exposing too much about their operations. Read full book review >

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Palmdale by Charles L. Carson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 10, 2011

"Frank's legal wiles give him sound instincts, but his determination makes him a worthy gumshoe."
In the second of Carson's (RVR, 2010) McManus Thrillers series, the attorney's two most recent cases have something in common—an illegal aliens/drugs smuggling scheme. Read full book review >

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INSIDE by Charles L. Ross
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 5, 2013

"A sexy, scathing insider's view of an interior design magazine that hardly needs its murder plot to keep readers enthralled."
In this debut mystery, an ambitious young man's rise in the magazine world is stymied by a secret history of murder and betrayal. Read full book review >

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Released: Feb. 1, 1999

"A reminder of a past era of conformity and a clear depiction of what it means to be an outsider."
Frank memoirs of an adolescence shaped by a bout with polio that changed forever the author's body and psyche. Read full book review >

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SYMPHONY by Charles L. Grant
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 1997

"Horseman, pass by."
First volume in Grant's (In the Fog, 1993, etc.) millennial tetralogy about the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, this one focusing on the pale horseman Death. Read full book review >

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COUNTRY SOUL by Charles L. Hughes
NON-FICTION
Released: March 23, 2015

"An essential piece of Southern musical history."
Exploration of the racial politics that defined the country and soul music scenes during the 1960s and '70s. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 1992

"Not as gripping as its title implies, but, still, a thoughtful contribution to the literature on a controversial subject."
Bosk (Sociology/Univ. of Penn) examines the work of genetic counselors at a pseudonymous large urban clinical-and-research center, dubbed here the ``Nightingale Children's Center,'' and then casts a critical eye on his own research techniques. Read full book review >

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Widowmaker by Charles L. Carson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 15, 2014

"An influx of antagonists nearly upstages the hero, but it's fun to watch crooks do what they do best."
Attorney Jack McManus' new gig at the Department of Justice finds him at the Shaolin Monastery searching for the culprits behind airplane crashes in Carson's (Palmdale, 2011, etc.) latest thriller.Read full book review >