Search Results: "Daniel Finn"


BOOK REVIEW

SHE THIEF by Daniel Finn
FICTION
Released: April 1, 2010

"What ought to be a thrilling chase drags, despite the charming, streetwise heroine. (Fiction. 12-13)"
Baz is an excellent thief. Read full book review >

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DANIEL LOWE
by Megan Labrise

A few months shy of his 60th birthday, Daniel Lowe’s publishing dreams came true—with a novel that proceeds from a nightmarish premise.

In All That’s Left to Tell, a mid-level American executive named Marc Laurent is held captive in Pakistan by two local guards. Each day he is blindfolded and an English-speaking woman, who identifies herself as “Josephine,” questions ...


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DANIEL SUAREZ
by Clayton Moore

Daniel Suarez finally made it to the future in his new novel, Change Agent, which Kirkus’ reviewer says is “...his most entertaining high-tech thriller yet.”

The author sometimes gets pegged as a science fiction author because his previous bestsellers—Daemon, Freedom, Kill Decision, and Influx—all revolve around technologies that are just around the corner. In Change Agent ...


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AWAY FROM YOU by Melanie Finn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 5, 2005

"More Graham Greene than Doris Lessing, Finn writes with cool detachment and is best in recreating life among the fading colonialists."
Originally published in England, Finn's promising debut novel intertwines the story of a rootless young woman's return to Kenya after her estranged father's death with the history of her parents' unhappy life in mid-20th century East Africa. Read full book review >

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THE LONG HAUL by Finn Murphy
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 6, 2017

"An entertaining and insightful snapshot of the hauling life."
A moving trucker shares stories from a life on the open road. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: June 17, 2014

"A fast-paced political thriller about a book that terrified a nation."
The derring-do-packed history of "one of the first efforts by the CIA to leverage books as instruments of political warfare." Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 15, 2012

"Recommended for runners as well as the sport's fans."
A six-month journey in search of the secrets behind the world's fastest runners. Read full book review >

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RAW by Fiona Finn
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 10, 2013

"An unrefined, unpolished story of finding yourself that reads like a cautionary tale."
The confessions of a codependent housewife who stumbled through two failed marriages, raised three kids and overcame cancer to prove her mettle as a wife, mother and survivor. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 20, 1991

"A sincere, if too heroic, plea worth reading by educators and concerned parents."
A call to arms to fundamentally revolutionize the catastrophically afflicted public education system in the US. Read full book review >

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7 STANDALONE SF/F SEQUELS THAT WILL MAKE YOU WANT TO READ THE WHOLE SERIES
by John DeNardo

Book series are a hallmark of science fiction and fantasy for a simple reason: readers love coming back to imaginative worlds they've enjoyed. At the same time, books that are part of a series could be a tough sell for readers who are new to the story. Here's a handful of new science fiction and fantasy sequels that ...


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BOOK REVIEW

BELLADONNA by Mary Finn
ANIMALS
Released: June 14, 2011

"Best of all are the characters, particularly Ling, shown in all their flaws and glories, very much like a painting by Stubbs. (Historical fiction. 11 & up)"
A story as carefully and beautifully rendered as the anatomical studies that inspired it. Read full book review >

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ANILA’S JOURNEY by Mary Finn
FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"Nonetheless, Anila's story is a heartwarming, rich, believable coming-of-age. (Historical fiction. 13-15)"
A half-Indian, half-Irish girl finds her past on a trip down the Ganges. Read full book review >