Search Results: "D.E. Meredith"


BOOK REVIEW

MEREDITH by Louise Kilby Fesperman
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 2009

"An uneven but often affecting homage to vanished idylls."
A woman fondly recalls her youth during the Depression, World War II and the postwar era. Read full book review >

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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 >

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MEREDITH, THE WITCH WHO WASN'T by Dorothea Lachner
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1997

"It's a point delivered with a light touch, ably crafted and colored in Unzner's exuberant paintings. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Meredith is a witch, but she avoids the usual witchy trappings and doesn't really like magic, so her spells suffer. Read full book review >

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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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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 >

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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 >

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INFILTRATOR by D.E. Shannon
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 26, 2007

"The roller-coaster ride of aliens and machines is overly contrived, but its brave protagonist gives the story heart."
A debut novel that pulls no punches in exposing the dangers that alien terrorists pose to Earth-and the courage of the only woman who may be able to stop them. Read full book review >

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WOULDN'T IT BE DEADLY by D.E. Ireland
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 23, 2014

"The two authors writing together as Ireland must have known that the tradeoff for a ready-made back story and brand-name characters would be comparisons with the characters' creator—but did they know how short they would fall?"
A flower girl-turned-speech coach stops polishing vowels long enough to solve several murders in a series debut that picks up just short of where Shaw's Pygmalion left off.Read full book review >

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DETROIT BREAKDOWN by D.E. Johnson
Released: Sept. 4, 2012

"Johnson's third chronicle of early-1900s Detroit (Motor City Shakedown, 2011, etc.) provides a mystery with suspects aplenty and a scary portrait of life in an insane asylum."
A young man risks his life for the woman he loves. Read full book review >

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Released: May 9, 2012

"An interesting premise, but requires another installment to fully realize the characters and plot threads introduced."
Daniel Rooke, soldier-turned-cop, gets his toughest assignment yet when he takes charge of a special operations unit comprising supernaturally gifted soldiers. Read full book review >