Search Results: "Daniel H. Pink"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 4, 2010

"Important reading for frustrated but open-minded business leaders struggling to connect with stressed-out workers."
Pop-psychology/business guide debunks the increasingly antiquated concept of financial remuneration as a motivational tool—and offers a better idea. 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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A BOY AND HIS BOT by Daniel H. Wilson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 4, 2011

"Diaphanous the plot may be, but the climax brings on plenty of large-scale destruction, and fans of Dale Basye's Heck: Where the Bad Kids Go (2008) and other underworld odysseys will relish the wink-wink satire. (Fantasy/SF. 11-13)"
A dreamy lad traverses a world inhabited by robots in this loose-jointed picaresque. Read full book review >

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BRIAR'S TALE by Daniel H. Barrett
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 7, 2013

"Recommended for anyone interested in the life of a hunter or hunting dog."
A grouse-hunting dog tells his and his master's stories in this novel for all ages. Read full book review >

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MISWIRED by Daniel H. Angres
Released: Jan. 2, 2013

"An expertly told psychological sci-fi tale, with an emphasis on cutting-edge medical tech."
After a life of depression and addiction, Dr. David Sternn undergoes an innovative brain procedure that seems to be an almost miraculous cure in Angres' (Positive Sobriety, 2012) sci-fi novel. Read full book review >

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THE GALILEO SYNDROME by Daniel H. Gottlieb
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: July 1, 2004

"Like the future it depicts, gales of hot air make this dreary saga an oppressive experience."
Global warming brings environmental catastrophe-and relationship problems-in this sluggish sci-fi epic. Read full book review >

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THE CLOCKWORK DYNASTY by Daniel H. Wilson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"A thrilling mix of influences, much like Sylvain Neuvel's Sleeping Giants (2016) and HBO's Westworld, that creates a captivating scenario begging for many sequels."
A feisty young anthropologist discovers a secret civilization of mechanical souls. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2001

Now that he's survived 60 stories by Arthur Conan Doyle, countless parodies and pastiches, and even two Christmases (Greenberg and Lellenberg's More Holmes for the Holidays, 1999, etc.), what new worlds are left for Sherlock Holmes to conquer? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 12, 2011

"The author concludes that al-Qaeda is on the decline, but more groups like it are on the rise. Soufan provides a sobering, sometimes maddening view from the front lines."
Could 9/11 have been prevented? By former FBI special agent Soufan's account, the answer is a resounding yes. Read full book review >