Search Results: "D.C. Curtis"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Dec. 17, 2009

"An exuberant but overblown tale of miraculous misfits."
A gaggle of disabled and otherwise different teens have their friendship tested by jealousy and hip-hop exclusionism in this gonzo young-adult fable. Read full book review >

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Legend of the Blood Raven by D.C. McLaughlin
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 17, 2015

"While treading familiar terrain, this tale about a league of warriors remains unquestionably appealing, rousing, and worthy of a sequel."
Dwarves band together with humans and elves to stop an evil sorcerer involved in massacring kingdoms and stealing souls in this fantasy. Read full book review >

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Kingdom Nightmare by D.C. Lloyd
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2016

"A broadly imagined tale, ultimately hamstrung by a lack of finer detail."
A terrifying force of darkness tears a couple of childhood friends apart, sparking a quest spanning three interconnected worlds in this sprawling debut fantasy novel. Read full book review >

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THE NONEVENT PRINCIPLE by D.C. Agar
Released: Oct. 5, 2009

"A delight for lovers of UFOs and unique fiction."
An eclectic science-fiction romp through pop culture and fringe theory. Read full book review >

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A TOUCH OF NERVES by D.C. Hampton
Released: Dec. 5, 2012

"A conceivable threat and suspense-filled plot keep readers engaged until the end."
An Army captain struggles to make sense of an impending terrorist plot on U.S. soil while battling Washington bureaucracy in Hampton's well-researched thriller. Read full book review >

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HAPPIEST ONE! by D.C. Koh
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 7, 2017

"An absorbing but unpolished fugitive tale."
In this debut novel, the title character turns out to be a handsome, slim, tough, good-natured, but short-tempered Italian immigrant machinist in 1930s America. Read full book review >

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BROTHERS IN BLOOD by D.C. Brod
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 15, 1993

"As puzzles go: only so-so—too many melodramatic family secrets clutter the plot."
A fourth outing for Illinois p.i. Read full book review >

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BAHAMAS BLUE by D.C. Poyer
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 19, 1991

"Rather rough stuff and nobody's particularly likable, but the technical problems are intriguing and the climate pleasant."
Cocaine executives drag a newly drug-free diver back into their murky business—then force him to raise a freighter that sank off the Bahamas with a large and valuable load of abusable substances. Read full book review >

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LAUGHING DOG by D.C. Burns
Released: Jan. 10, 2011

"Take comfort in Burns' big-hearted philosophy."
A woman, her family and her effervescent dog come together to navigate life and love in this surprising story. Read full book review >

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THE 7 PRINCIPLES OF JESUS by D.C. Ashley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 9, 2014

"An imaginative take on the fugitive thriller that strikes a fine balance between idealist principles and getaway action."
Ashley's debut novel tells the story of an idealist's journey from criminal suspect to accepted messiah. Read full book review >