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THE HISTORY OF NOW by Daniel Klein
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 2009

"Absorbing, nevertheless, though the novel never lives up to the promise of its vivid early chapters and enormously appealing characters."
How the past influences what follows, and how self-understanding inspires broader comprehension of all things: These are the themes of this gently philosophical family chronicle, the first volume of a planned trilogy. Read full book review >

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BLUE SUEDE CLUES by Daniel Klein
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 18, 2002

"Readers are likely to leave the building way ahead of him."
The King just can't get any respect in Hollywood. Read full book review >

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NOTHING SERIOUS by Daniel Klein
Released: April 15, 2013

"Klein has a light—or 'lite'—touch when it comes to both philosophy and love."
A hip editor takes the helm of Cogito, a stodgy philosophical journal, with mixed—and occasionally hilarious—results. Read full book review >

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VIVA LAS VENGEANCE by Daniel Klein
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2003

"Jarringly unfunny, and not much of a mystery either."
Fresh off a fling with costar Ann-Margret, an agitated Elvis Presley (Blue Suede Clues, 2002, etc.) decides to take a break in Vegas, out of whining range of the increasingly petulant Priscilla, his teenaged paramour. Read full book review >

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KILL ME TENDER by Daniel Klein
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2000

"Skip the book; play the records."

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 2012

"Charming and accessible, this philosophical survey simply and accessibly makes academic philosophy relevant to ordinary human emotion."
A late-in-life reflection and modern-day philosophical exploration of what it means to age authentically. Read full book review >

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ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: Oct. 27, 2015

"A glossary explains the relatively few philosophical terms Klein sprinkles in this warm, winsome book of eclectic musings."
A miscellany of concise advice about life. 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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TRY SOMETHING NEW: DEBUT SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY NOVELS
by John DeNardo

Are you feeling stuck in a literary rut? Dr. John has the cure!

OK, I confess. I am not an actual doctor, but I do have a tempting selection of notable debut novels that just hit the bookstore shelves. If you're looking for something new, read one of these and call me in the morning...

 

Like a Fly ...


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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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