Search Results: "Dicey Deere"


BOOK REVIEW

THE IRISH CAIRN MURDER by Dicey Deere
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 25, 2002

"They barely slow the pace in this third adventure, adding some mildly distracting elements to a mix that's not always convincing but manages to stay compelling to the finish."
Ever-curious, not to say downright nosy, interpreter Torrey Tunet (The Irish Manor House Murder, 2000, etc.) is between assignments, cozily at home in her rented cottage in the village of Ballynagh. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE IRISH MANOR HOUSE MURDER by Dicey Deere
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 2000

"Jimmy Brydon, and Ashenden's death soon after in another horsy mishap."
American language expert Torrey Tunet, back in Ireland for a second visit (The Irish Cottage Murder, 1999), has scarcely unpacked her bags when she sees her neighbor Dr. Gerald Ashenden, just back from the city, run down by a horse under the dubious command of his reckless granddaughter Rowena Keegan. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE IRISH VILLAGE MURDER by Dicey Deere
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 8, 2004

"A passable cozy interwoven with passable history."
Translator and amateur sleuth Torrey Tunet returns to her home in rural Ireland to find her weaver friend Megan O'Faolain tangled in murder. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

JOHN DEERE, THAT'S WHO! by Tracy Nelson Maurer
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 28, 2017

"An informative look at an inventor and his invention's impact. (glossary, additional facts, bibliography) (Picture book/biography. 5-9)"
In 1836, John Deere—then a young, white Vermont father and blacksmith—moved to Illinois to settle debts brought on by two forge fires—and wound up inventing a superior plow. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DEERE IS RIGHT HERE!  by Gregory Gebhart
Released: March 3, 2017

"A well-designed and likable addition to the hefty field of picture books for young fans of useful heavy machinery and trucks."
John Deere tractors show their multipurpose usefulness in this continuation of a picture-book series for young children. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TRAVEL UNSCRIPTED by Mark Murphy
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 16, 2012

"More memoir than travelogue, Murphy's collection of escapades offers an interesting exposé of an unusual job."
A globetrotting producer chronicles his misadventures while filming unscripted videos from around the world. Read full book review >