Search Results: "Dixie Guill Golden"


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Released: Aug. 29, 2012

"Golden's novel will resonate with women who've found themselves by overcoming obstacles."
Golden's novel covers the emotional Tilt-A-Whirl of romance, heartbreak, dreams deferred and dreams realized Read full book review >

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MY HEART MAY BE BROKEN, BUT MY HAIR STILL LOOKS GREAT by Dixie Cash
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2005

"Droll romantic comedy with a splash of mystery and lots of Texan sass."
The good ol' girls from Saltlick, Texas, get involved in more hair-curling adventures. Read full book review >

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NECTAR FROM A STONE by Jane Guill
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2005

"A middling entertainment, with some nice passages to scare pacifists and arachnophobes."
A variant reading of the Dixie Chicks' "Hey Earl"—save that we're in the medieval Welsh marches, not a trailer park, and the victim is of less noble rank. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 2, 1996

"Well, everyone's got their own idea of how to get to heaven. (Author tour)"
``Designing woman'' and cabaret singer Carter (a.k.a. Read full book review >

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I GAVE YOU MY HEART, BUT YOU SOLD IT ONLINE by Dixie Cash
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2006

"Tangy and a little bit dirty—a mystery cooked up in the heart of BBQ country."
That hair-snippin', tongue-waggin' duo otherwise known as the Domestic Equalizers (My Heart May Be Broken, But My Hair Still Looks Great, 2005) are back for another round of Texas intrigue. Read full book review >

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A DEADLY TAIL by Dixie Lyle
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 2, 2016

"This fourth outing for Whiskey, Tango, and Foxtrot (Marked Fur Murder, 2015, etc.) isn't much of a mystery, but it's a witty, zany story whose delightful animals are vastly entertaining."
Scene-stealing animals are the stars of this ghostly mystery. Read full book review >

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IN PRAISE OF MOTHERS by Lilly Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1994

"There are also pieces by Pearl S. Buck, Bertolt Brecht, Michael Dorris, and Louise Erdrich, among others."
An anthology about something we all have. Read full book review >

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THE LITERARY HORSE by Lilly Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 31, 1995

Anthologist Golden (In Praise of Mothers: A Literary Anthology, 1994, etc.) here takes on horse stories- -22 in all: the kind written by John Steinbeck (``The Red Pony'') and William Saroyan (``The Summer of the Beautiful White Horse''), not by such penmen of the purple plains as Louis L'Amour and Zane Grey. Read full book review >

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AND DO REMEMBER ME by Marita Golden
Released: July 1, 1992

"Strong stuff—unsubtle and sharp as an axe blow."
The author of Long Distance Life (1989), plus other novels dealing with the various odysseys of black women, here centers on a successful actress, a victim of childhood rape, as she struggles to love and endure. Read full book review >

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WILDWOOD ROAD by Christopher Golden
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 5, 2005

"May be Golden's best and a step up from 2004's The Boys Are Back in Town."
Haunted house tale, restrained and adult. Read full book review >

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THE EDGE OF HEAVEN by Marita Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 5, 1998

"Golden, in her fourth novel, is writing in top form."
An acclaimed chronicler of black women's lives (And Do Remember Me, 1992, etc.) shows what happens when a good marriage goes bad. Read full book review >