Search Results: "Chris Kuzneski"


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THE SECRET CROWN by Chris Kuzneski
Released: Jan. 12, 2012

"Formulaic, but clearly Kuzneski's audience is content to have it so. Still, some of that dialogue is gratingly corny."
In Kuzneski's latest (The Prophecy, 2010, etc.), series heroes Payne and Jones chase Mad King Ludwig's mad money. Read full book review >

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THE PROPHECY by Chris Kuzneski
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 8, 2010

"Seduced by the glamour of his own research, Kuzneski (The Lost Throne, 2009, etc.) succumbs to an ailment unfailingly fatal to narrative drive—acute digressivitis."
Nostradamus revisited, with results too often predictable. Read full book review >

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THE DEATH RELIC by Chris Kuzneski
Released: Jan. 10, 2013

"An archaeological adventure yarn with just not enough adventure to it."
Mayas and tigers and bears, oh my. Read full book review >

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THE LOST THRONE by Chris Kuzneski
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 23, 2009

"Good for late summer at the beach."
Well-plotted thriller turns on ancient secrets, savvy sleuths and other matters to do Indiana Jones proud. Read full book review >

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The Body of Chris by Chris Cole
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"A colorful, faith-based memoir of recovery."
In his debut memoir, Cole recounts his struggles with eating disorders, substance abuse, and mental illness. Read full book review >

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THE CHRIS FARLEY SHOW by Tom Farley Jr.
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 6, 2008

"Essential for Farley and SNL fans, and a sterling example of oral biography—well-structured, consistently engaging and simultaneously heartwarming and heartbreaking."
Family, friends and colleagues remember the late Saturday Night Live star. Read full book review >

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COLLIDING WITH CHRIS by Dan Harder
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 1998

"A small dog that appears on the copyright page joyfully keeps pace with Chris to the satisfying conclusion in this small but funny episode. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Harder's first book is aimed at bicyclists, including those still soldiering on with training wheels. Read full book review >

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MONOGRAPH BY CHRIS WARE by Chris Ware
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 2017

"This collection has a last-word feel to it, offering a delightful summation of a fruitful and very busy last few decades. Fans, of course, will want much more, but this makes a great start."
The noted artist, collector, and visionary offers a personal anthology/memoir, complete with junior high photos and memories of the cul-de-sacs of Omaha. Read full book review >

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THE SLEEPWALKER by Chris Bohjalian
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 10, 2016

"Sensational subject matter aside, this thriller is a sleeper."
Bohjalian's latest considers the impact of a sleepwalker's disappearance on her husband and children. Read full book review >

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A SEASON TO DIE by Michael Mucci
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 23, 2016

"A measured pace as methodical and practical as the murder story's diplomatic protagonist."
Philadelphia Sheriff Chris DeAngelo returns to solve the killing of a political candidate's wife, complete with a plethora of suspects and motives, in this thriller. Read full book review >

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TIME SHIFTERS by Chris Grine
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 30, 2017

"As satisfying and enjoyable as a big-budget animated sci-fi feature. (Graphic science fiction. 9-12)"
A year after the worst day in Luke's life, a chance encounter in the forest sparks a grand adventure. Read full book review >

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ROCKET SCIENCE FOR BABIES by Chris Ferrie
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 2, 2017

"The importance of the STEM fields in our world cannot be overstated. But the importance of understanding early childhood development when writing for preschoolers cannot be overstated either. (Board book. 2-5)"
Another board book attempts to communicate complex scientific ideas to very young children. Read full book review >