Search Results: "Danielle Evans"


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BEFORE YOU SUFFOCATE YOUR OWN FOOL SELF by Danielle Evans
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 23, 2010

"A welcome new talent—with a funny and dark take on being black in America."
Young, intelligent African-Americans become vehicles for their own undoing in this collection of eight stories. Read full book review >

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SOMETIMES I FEEL LIKE A FOX by Danielle Daniel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 11, 2015

"This book will fascinate children expanding their horizons and learning about other cultures (or, in the case of Anishinaabe kids, their own). (author's note) (Picture book. 5-8)"
An introduction to the Anishinaabe tradition of totem animals. Read full book review >

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THE GHOST by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 5, 1997

"Despite the usual Steelian menu of love, pain, and compassion, most fans will figure out the ending long before they get to it—and could probably supply the cadences as well."
In her 41st novel (Special Delivery, p. 751, etc.), Steel weaves touches of the paranormal into a historical romance. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"A well-styled, illuminating startup guide."
The founder of MissNowMrs.com shares her insights on building and sustaining a successful business in this debut entrepreneurship book. Read full book review >

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SECOND CHANCE by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 29, 2004

"Derivative and trivial, even for Steel (Ransom, p. 107, etc., etc.)."
Fashion magazine editor turns 40, falls in love. Read full book review >

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FIRST SIGHT by Danielle Steel
Released: July 16, 2013

"A novel about love, in all its heartbreaking and splendid forms."
The latest from best-selling author Steel. Read full book review >

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JOHNNY ANGEL by Danielle Steel
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 1, 2003

"Simple prose, sentimental, with sure-fire YA appeal: less contrived than most of Steel's work (Answered Prayers, 2002), etc.)."
Prom night crash kills favorite son. Read full book review >

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MALICE by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1996

"For the devotee only."
Steel returns (after last year's Five Days in Paris) with yet another tale of suffering and redemption (this time, perhaps, with a personal edge to it, reflecting Steel's reaction to an unauthorized 1994 biography). Read full book review >

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44 CHARLES STREET by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 5, 2011

"Much repetitious ruminating and a stultifying, unmusical prose style too often obstruct the intended edgy escapism."
After a breakup, a Manhattan gallery owner takes in tenants at her West Village brownstone. Read full book review >

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BUNGALOW 2 by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 26, 2007

"Wholesome Cinderella story for the over-40 set."
Happily married suburban writer goes to Hollywood to write a screenplay and finds her world transformed. Read full book review >

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BETRAYAL by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 27, 2012

"Dodges drama at every turn."
Eccentric movie director falls prey to a sociopath sidekick and a feckless producer/lover in Steel's methodical Hollywood morality tale. Read full book review >

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THE LONG ROAD HOME by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1998

"Steel goes to battle with yet another worthy cause, but her good intentions this time fizzle in a sea of Åber-melodrama."
Steel (The Ranch, 1997, etc.) actually manages to minimize child abuse in this saccharine take on tragedy. Read full book review >