Search Results: "Christopher Golden"


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CHRISTOPHER by Allison Burnett
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 8, 2003

"At times both acid-tinged and unbelievably sweet, a hopeless love's lament."
A lethargic Lothario does what he can to bring his cute, depressed neighbor around to a love affair. Read full book review >

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CHRISTOPHER by Tomie dePaola
BIOGRAPHY
Released: March 15, 1994

"The carefully composed scenes are spare and powerful; though the telling is unremarkable, the art speaks for itself. (Picture book. 4-8)"
The story of Reprobus, the huge man who came to be known as Christopher, patron saint of travelers. Read full book review >

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POISON INK by Christopher Golden
ADVENTURE
Released: July 8, 2008

"A secondary story line about racial tensions in Sammi's town neither adds to nor detracts from the story. (Horror. YA)"
Magically malevolent tattoos bring destruction to a circle of high-school chums. Read full book review >

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CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS by Charlotte Yue
BIOGRAPHY
Released: April 1, 1992

"Bibliography; children's books for further reading; index. (Nonfiction. 9+)"
An incisive look at the tools, knowledge, and personal qualities that made Columbus's first voyage possible. Read full book review >

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SNOWBLIND by Christopher Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 21, 2014

"A chilling contemporary ghost tale that will make you think twice about braving the elements to buy a carton of milk the next time it snows."
Something icy this way comes in Golden's latest ghostly thriller, in which the Massachusetts town of Coventry is never the same after a massive snowstorm leaves behind spectral presences. Read full book review >

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THE MYTH HUNTERS by Christopher Golden
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Jan. 31, 2006

"By turns a fun and creepy adventure story."
Enjoyable horrific fantasy, first of a new series, from the author of Wildwood Road (2005). Read full book review >

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ARARAT by Christopher Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 18, 2017

"A thriller with an intellectual bent, Golden's latest effort ruminates on the nature and existence of good and evil while providing the chills and tingles fans of this prolific author have come to expect."
Far up on Turkey's Mount Ararat, buried within it like a cave, explorers discover the remains of a ship they think may be Noah's Ark. After they open an odd sarcophaguslike container and mess around with the horned cadaver inside, evil happens. Read full book review >

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WILDWOOD ROAD by Christopher Golden
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 5, 2005

"May be Golden's best and a step up from 2004's The Boys Are Back in Town."
Haunted house tale, restrained and adult. Read full book review >

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DARK DUETS by Christopher Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"Some of the spooky stories hit bum notes, but when on its game, this collection really sings."
Acclaimed authors collaborate on a collection of stories of the macabre. Read full book review >

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SOULLESS by Christopher Golden
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"A cozy horror tale, this offers thrills and chills in all the right places, but doesn't explore any new ground. (Horror. YA)"
New York City: epicenter of art, fashion and zombies. Read full book review >

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THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN by Christopher Golden
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 10, 2004

"High pulp."
The dark fantasist leaves his varied vampire series to take up pure paranormal suspense. Read full book review >

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TIN MEN by Christopher Golden
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 16, 2015

"An enjoyable and almost plausible peek into a future world under American protection."
A futuristic thriller that mixes science fiction, world politics, and gobs of action. Read full book review >