Search Results: "Clint Bolick"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: March 20, 1996

"Given that affirmative action policies have supporters and opponents of all ideological stripes, Clint owes readers a more deliberate appraisal."
As the charged title suggests, Bolick presents a polemic admitting of no debate, and his language is carefully weighted against counterargument. Read full book review >

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IMMIGRATION WARS by Jeb Bush
NON-FICTION
Released: March 5, 2013

"Cynical, tardy and unnecessary."
The 2012 election is still fresh in memory, but with this effort to make a multicultural, immigrant-flush America safe for Republicans, it's clear that another Bush is declaring for the presidency. Read full book review >

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THE GREAT PROTECTORS by Clint Gleason
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Sept. 2, 2017

"A solid middle chapter in a brawny fantasy-adventure chronicle."
Gleason (Molters, 2016, etc.) continues his Far End fantasy saga with a tale of a tribal leader negotiating perils and forming alliances to secure a new home for his clans after a natural disaster. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 2003

"Highly literate and by turns convincing, depressing, even humorous, thanks to P.G. Wodehouse's delicious 'Jeeves and the Unbidden Guest.'"
So much to steal, so many ways to steal it. Corruption, embezzlement, fraud, the good old stickup, and more find their way into this tangy anthology of pieces on Big Apple crime from Adrenaline series editor Willis (NYPD, 2002, etc.). Read full book review >

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Leftover Girl by C.C. Bolick
Released: Nov. 3, 2016

"A young heroine copes with bizarre dreams in a surprisingly fresh paranormal romance."
This debut YA novel, the first installment in a series, follows an adopted teenager who moves to Alabama. Read full book review >

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SPINSTER by Kate Bolick
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 21, 2015

"A sexy, eloquent, well-written and -researched study/memoir."
An Atlantic contributing editor's refreshingly bold and incisive account of how she came to celebrate her status as a single woman.Read full book review >

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SECRETS RETURN by C.C. Bolick
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 18, 2016

"A suspenseful tale that stands out in a crowded genre."
Jessica Delaney returns in this second entry in author/engineer Bolick's (The Leftover Girl, 2016) Alabama-set YA paranormal series. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 2010

"An interesting addendum to the Civil War library, but should be read with a couple of grains of salt."
Civil War Times contributor Johnson (Pursuit: The Chase, Capture, Persecution, and Surprising Release of Confederate President Jefferson Davis, 2008, etc.) examines an overlooked episode of the Civil War. Read full book review >

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YOU CAN'T PUSH A ROPE by Clint Trafton
Released: July 6, 2006

"Vivid and well-mapped-out, but ultimately closer to history lesson than novel."
A historical novel in the vein of John Steinbeck about a long disputed New Mexican territory and the Hispanic and White families that call it home. Read full book review >

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Molters by Clint Gleason
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 13, 2016

"A fast-paced, light read likely to appeal to fans of the walking dead and post-apocalyptic action thrillers."
Gleason (Ravagers, 2016, etc.) splices together adventure, horror, and a threat to the survival of humanity in this novel.Read full book review >