Search Results: "D.E. Lamont"


BOOK REVIEW

FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 30, 2011

"A thoughtfully crafted fable for fans of spiritual awakenings and the romance of traditional peoples."
The spiritual tale of a young Native American from the days before the Spanish arrived in California. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DETROIT SHUFFLE by D.E. Johnson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 3, 2013

"Will's fourth is his best outing yet, packed with action by turns funny and chilling and deftly blended with the historical background."
A return to the morass of corruption and political turmoil that was 1912 Detroit suggests that it wasn't all that different from today. Read full book review >

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LITTLE BO PEEP by Priscilla Lamont
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2012

"Fails to live up to the high standards already in place for alternative-POV classics. (Picture book. 4-6)"
Illustrator Lamont's Nursery Rhyme Crimes series gets off to an uneven start. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 12, 1994

"Likewise, he fails to suggest policies for the United States that would stem the potential disaster."
An unusual, hybrid alert—part worthy analysis, part alarmist scenario—to a Canada possibly to be sundered next year by a separatist Quebec. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHERE'S MY MOM? by Leon Rosselson
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Aug. 1, 1994

"Words and pictures complement each other here to create a nice story that subtly manages to defuse the common anxiety children harbor about being separated from Mom. (Picture book. 3+)"
When the little boy that stars in this pleasant, partially rhyming tale wakes from his nap, he discovers that his mother is missing. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LOST NEAR ETERNITY by D.E. Bowman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 12, 2014

"An effective Everyman story of finding salvation."
A novel about one young man's quest for spiritual fulfillment. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE DEVIL'S RIBBON by D.E. Meredith
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"This second series entry (Devoured, 2010) neatly combines history with a puzzling mystery and solid characterization."
A very early CSI team fights crime in 1850s London. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE DETROIT ELECTRIC SCHEME by D.E. Johnson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 14, 2010

"Johnson's debut novel is unsteadily plotted, but an empathetic hero and an abundance of interesting historical detail should keep readers engaged."
In 1910 Detroit, a guilty conscience turns an innocent man into the prime suspect in a grisly murder. Read full book review >

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IMPERISHABLE BLISS by D.E. Tingle
Released: Aug. 21, 2009

"A search for the divine that could use a map."
A young man seeks religion with the risk of ruin in Tingle's debut novel. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE CROWNS OF CROSWALD by D.E. Night
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 21, 2017

"Harry Potter-like threads spun into a fresh, enjoyable mix of magic and mystery."
A teenage orphan enters a curious school and encounters mysteries and dangerous secrets in this first installment of a debut YA fantasy series. Read full book review >