Search Results: "David S. Broder"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 1996

"Hundreds of actors wander on and off stage in a sweeping narrative that deftly underscores the crisis of confidence now troubling our political system. (Author tour)"
A sobering and sometimes maddening play-by-play of Bill Clinton's abortive crusade to reform health care. Read full book review >

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TAKING CARE OF CLEO by Bill Broder
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 18, 2006

"A slow-paced, satisfying read."
Acoming-of-age story and a family saga fit comfortably together in this overstuffed easy chair of a novel. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 21, 2005

"Engrossing and timely, offering astute, thorough coverage of America's premier iconoclast and the cultural stage upon which he played his role."
Cradle-to-moldering-grave biography of America's homegrown abolitionist terrorist. Read full book review >

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Released: Jan. 15, 2014

"A curative, uplifting attachment workbook."
A gentle, nonjudgmental guide to healing childhood wounds and developing full, satisfying relationships in adulthood. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 16, 2017

"While mainly for specialists, this provocative and obviously timely analysis is an important reminder of the role that reason and compromise have played in bridging the gap between political extremes."
The moderate tradition in American politics. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Reunion by David S. Tanz
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 24, 2014

"A visceral thriller from an author unafraid to reveal his influences."
From the author of A Toast to Justice (2013) comes a novel about a would-be football star bent on revenge against his high school classmates. Read full book review >

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SO SAD TODAY by Melissa Broder
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 15, 2016

"Sordid, compulsively readable entries that lay bare a troubled soul painstakingly on the mend."
Depression, anxiety, panic disorder, and addiction all resonate in this outspoken collection of essays. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 15, 2011

"A tender, inquisitive book that will appeal to those from old and new worlds."
Novelist and playwright Broder (Taking Care of Cleo, 2006, etc.) presents a series of vignettes about his family. Read full book review >

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Released: July 1, 2012

"While the book suffers from a lack of well-blended content, the author's premise that a government/industry collaboration can be harmful to consumers' health is a worthy argument deserving of attention."
This exposé of a misguided recycling program falls somewhat short because of its loosely organized content. Read full book review >