Search Results: "Chaz Brenchley"


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BITTER WATERS by Chaz Brenchley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 3, 2014

"A fine collection that imbues fantasy, action and horror with real literary depth."
Ghosts, monsters and trials at sea complicate romances in these energetic, atmospheric stories. Read full book review >

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HOUSE OF BELLS by Chaz Brenchley
Released: Aug. 1, 2012

"A page turner full of mystery and horror that's unfortunately marred by a weak ending."
A girl with a troubled past takes an undercover assignment that may be the death of her. Read full book review >

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HOUSE OF DOORS by Chaz Brenchley
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 1, 2012

"Brenchley (Desdaemona, as Ben Macallan, 2011, etc.) offers more questions than answers, creating a mysterious atmosphere without establishing a strong enough plot to make sense of it all."
A war story that leaves a nurse trapped in a house she's convinced is possessed. Read full book review >

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RIVER OF THE WORLD by Chaz Brenchley
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: April 3, 2007

"The plot is serviceable and the setting colorful, but the narrative is hampered by an obtrusive writing style."
Arabian Nights-like fantasy, sequel to Bridge of Dreams (not reviewed). Read full book review >

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ABOVE IT ALL by Chaz Wm Hunt
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 13, 2013

"A delightful romp through the dark, twisted lives of drug dealers, pilots and their lovers."
A darkly comical tale of one man's poor choice and the resulting fallout. Read full book review >

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THE EDGE OF THE GULF by Hadley Hury
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 2003

"Hury is no Henry James, and the two halves of this ambitious debut cancel each other out, as if Kate Croy and Merton Densher had decided to speed up The Wings of the Dove by hiring somebody to waste Milly Theale."
Festering resentment among the Florida Gulf Coast's smart set, with violence obbligato. Read full book review >

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SKINNY DIP by Carl Hiaasen
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 16, 2004

"'I had a feeling he didn't love me any more,' muses bobbing Joey, 'but this is ridiculous.' It's also bitingly satirical, sublimely zany, and deeply satisfying."
Florida's preeminent satirist returns from a YA excursion (Hoot, 2002) to ask the eternal question: What happens when the wife you've killed isn't dead? Read full book review >