Search Results: "D.F. Laborde"


BOOK REVIEW

WON RACE by D.F. Laborde
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: March 1, 2011

"A successful and compelling space opera full of grit and imagination."
A big, brash sci-fi epic about the destiny of warring planets and their respective inhabitants. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SNOOKER GLEN by D.F. Whipple
Released: Dec. 4, 2006

"Tension is high as community and corporate power go toe-to-toe in this rural narrative."
Corporate powers take on the gritty and inimitable coal miners of Snooker Glen, Ky., during the strike of 1972. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHAPEL ON THE MOOR by D.F. Dempster
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 28, 2014

"An elegant, surprisingly elegiac novel about the imposition of faith on the concrete world."
A novel that explores questions of faith and politics on the small scale of a provincial village. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SAFE ON THIRD by D.F. Zorensky
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2010

"A mighty swing, but out at home."
Zorensky's debut is a meticulous historical novel set during the 1940 U.S. presidential campaign. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WE ARE OUR BRAINS by D.F. Swaab
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"A cogent, provocative account of how 21st-century 'neuroculture' has the potential to effect profound medical and social change."
Modern scientific research has provided new insight into how the brain works at every stage of life and how chemical processes in the brain affect who we are and how we interact with each other. Prominent neuroscientist Swaab (Neurobiology/Amsterdam Univ.) is an ideal tour guide to these developments, taking readers chapter by chapter through a human life span of the brain. Read full book review >