Search Results: "Cleo Coyle"


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BILLIONAIRE BLEND by Cleo Coyle
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 3, 2013

"Coyle's long string of coffeehouse mysteries (Holiday Buzz, 2012, etc.) are always good value for the coffee lore and appended recipes. This is one of her best."
A coffeehouse manager's opportunity to expand her business starts with a bang. Read full book review >

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HOLIDAY BUZZ by Cleo Coyle
Released: Dec. 4, 2012

"Coyle's coffeehouse series (A Brew to a Kill, 2012, etc.) captures the New York experience, from high-society parties to gritty back-street deals. The fine mystery is followed by some holiday recipes that will even pack the pounds on readers who are only browsing them."
Jingle bells, beautiful displays, scrumptious treats: Holiday season in New York City has it all, including murder. Read full book review >

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HOLIDAY GRIND by Cleo Coyle
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 3, 2009

"Coyle's coffeehouse mysteries (Espresso Shot, 2008, etc.) are packed with believable characters and topped with serious coffee lore and holiday recipes. This one will keep your cup piping hot."
Amateur sleuth Clare Cosi investigates the murder of a Santa who gave her a tip on how to rev up coffee sales. Read full book review >

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MURDER BY MOCHA by Cleo Coyle
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 2, 2011

"An overly busy plot keeps this from being the best of Coyle's coffeehouse mysteries (Holiday Grind, 2009, etc.). But foodies will doubtless enjoy the appended recipes."
Mocha may be the inspiration for a series of murders. Read full book review >

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ESPRESSO SHOT by Cleo Coyle
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 30, 2008

"A realistic depiction of New York City high and low life. The smattering of recipes, romance and caffeine-fueled detection add up to a lively tale."
Bridal jitters are the least of the problems for an amateur sleuth trying to smooth a path for her ex-husband's second wedding. Read full book review >

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A BREW TO A KILL by Cleo Coyle
Released: Aug. 7, 2012

"A foodie's delight, packed with information on coffee and desserts, along with appended recipes and a satisfyingly rich mystery."
A rivalry between food trucks becomes a deadly affair. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 1994

"Odzer seems to want sisterhood to be powerful—but what she really aspires to are the privileges of farang men. (40 b&w photos, not seen; 1 map, 7 diagrams) (Book-of-the-Month Club selection)"
An ex-hippie falls into a gap between the personal and the political in this grimly fascinating yet fatally flawed debut. Read full book review >

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VIVIAN APPLE AT THE END OF THE WORLD by Katie Coyle
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 6, 2015

"For readers who like their realistic fiction with a whopping side of satire. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
It's the end of the world as she knows it, but Vivian Apple does not feel fine. Read full book review >

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MORE THAN COURAGE by Harold Coyle
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 1, 2003

"Brilliantly immediate, a right-now novel with rounded characters, and indeed quite moving once the team falls into Syrian hands. Really well done."
Steel-jawed crafter of military thrillers Coyle, a Virginia Military Institute grad and 14-year Army veteran who took on the Oklahoma City terrorist attack but placed it in Idaho in Against All Enemies (2002), now digs a deeper trench of emotion than on any previous Coyle battlefield. Read full book review >

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CODE OF HONOR by Harold Coyle
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 1994

"Another winner for Coyle and his ongoing cast of heroines as well as heroes."
A master of conjectural conflict, Coyle (The Ten Thousand, Trial by Fire, etc.) here musters his durable troupe of GIs in Colombia, where a corrupt, shaky government has requested US aid in its intensifying struggle with drug lords and a suddenly rejuvenated band of leftist rebels. Read full book review >