Search Results: "D.L. Hughley"


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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 7, 2012

"A solid combination of a street-tough attitude and a keen grasp of social and political hot-button issues."
Comedian and TV veteran Hughley drops an in-your-face mega-rant on the downward spiral of American culture. Read full book review >

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BLACK MAN, WHITE HOUSE by D.L. Hughley
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 7, 2016

"Funny, insightful, and legitimately illuminating."
The Obama years, through a glass cleverly. Read full book review >

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LITTLE DUCKIE'S DAY by D.L. Skandle
Released: July 7, 2010

"A worthy inside joke for parents beset with toddlers."
In this reimagining of childhood bliss, little Duckie and his mother trundle through a normal day, but they see the same day in very different ways. Read full book review >

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THE FANTASTIC PHANTASMIC DETECTIVE AGENCY AND THE WOEBEGONE ODDITY OF THE UNDERWORLD by D.L. Dugger
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 30, 2017

"A delightful installment in a series that promises more fun and otherworldly miscreants to come."
Ghost-tracking teenage gumshoes and their medium colleague take on new cases in Dugger's (The Fantastic Phantasmic Detective Agency and the Rebel Realm, 2016) YA supernatural-mystery sequel.Read full book review >

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BLACK SILK HANDKERCHIEF by D.L. Birchfield
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 30, 2006

"This series kickoff from Western Writers of America Spur winner Birchfield (Field of Honor, 2004, etc.) subordinates mystery to landscape and the depiction of the modern West. The moseying narrative is a matter of taste."
An amateur photographer stumbles into a complex murder puzzle. Read full book review >

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B by D.L. Luke
Released: March 15, 2016

"A scrappy feline protagonist enriches this seasonal story of seeking a home."
Luke explores the well-known pairing of black cats and Halloween in this debut children's tale. Read full book review >

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THE MIRACLES OF SANTO FICO by D.L. Smith
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 8, 2003

"A delightful fable, told with wit and grace."
An amiable debut by playwright Smith about an Italian village that's seen better days—and may again. Read full book review >

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THE HERMAPHRODITIC CONTORTIONIST by D.L. Mangles
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 11, 2012

"Some thoughtful reflections hampered by turgid prose and a sluggish plot."
A high school teacher finds himself pulled into a drug-smuggling scheme in this philosophically charged novel. Read full book review >

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Cuauhtémoc: Descending Eagle by d.l. davies
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 7, 2010

"An interesting premise stalled by shortcomings in character development and narrative voice."
In the first installment of a series, Davies captures the imagination by following Cuauhtémoc and his airborne adventures through 16th-century Mayan civilization. Read full book review >