Search Results: "Delilah S. Dawson"


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HIT by Delilah S. Dawson
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 14, 2015

"Practically movie ready, this novel will satisfy fans of thrillers and dystopias alike. (Thriller. 14-18)"
To pay off her mother's massive debt, Patsy Klein becomes a government assassin. Read full book review >

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SERVANTS OF THE STORM by Delilah S. Dawson
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 5, 2014

"A standout, atmospheric horror tale derailed by its abrupt ending. (Horror. 14-18)"
A hurricane ushers in a flood of evil in Savannah, Georgia, and the only girl capable of seeing the truth fights to save the souls of her loved ones. Read full book review >

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STRIKE by Delilah S. Dawson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 12, 2016

"Avoiding the 'middle book' syndrome of many series, this sequel is sure to be a hit with previous fans. (Thriller. 14 & up)"
The assigned kills from Hit (2015) may be over, but the danger still intensifies in this capitalist dystopia.Read full book review >

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Released: Feb. 18, 2009

"Useful for managers who want to minimize risks and maximize ROI."
A look at incentive programs with a ROI perspective. Read full book review >

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THE WAKING SPELL by Carol Dawson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 1992

"A nearly perfect first novel—courageous, revelatory, and, in the end, deeply moving."
First fiction that explores the simmering rage passed through four generations of emotionally stunted southern ``ladies''—an unusually confident and original debut that unveils the spiritual anesthetization behind the gracious feminine smile. Read full book review >

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BODY OF KNOWLEDGE by Carol Dawson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 1994

"Once again, Dawson proves herself an astonishingly accomplished novelist very early in her career. (Author tour)"
Dawson (The Waking Spell, 1992) masterfully incorporates her central Texas characters into a magical, multigenerational, utterly mesmerizing struggle between good and evil. Read full book review >

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THE LAST OF THE WALLENDAS by Delilah Wallenda
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 1, 1993

"A strong, if downbeat, read. (Photographs) (First printing of 20,000)"
High-sighing story of the great high-wire artists, told by the granddaughter of legendary trapeze-artist Karl Wallenda and by journalist DeVincentis-Hayes (People, Redbook, etc.). Read full book review >

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THE WOLF-BIRDS by Willow Dawson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 15, 2015

"An interesting, contemplative addition to the nature shelf. (author's note) (Informational picture book. 4-8)"
A pair of hungry ravens helps wolves hunt during the winter starving time. Read full book review >

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FREDDIE & ME by Mike Dawson
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 2008

"Dull and uninspiring—could definitely use some of Freddie Mercury's camp to liven things up."
Graphic memoir by a British lad who grew up obsessed by Queen and never grew out of it. Read full book review >

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THE TEAM by Dawson Perkins
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 2004

"Moving, funny, and warm: executive-level African-American chick lit in which love helps put the past to rest."
Perkins debuts with an engaging romance about buppies slowly confronting and ultimately healing the scars of a violent, sexually irresponsible past. Read full book review >