Search Results: "Dr. J. Patrick Daugherty"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 3, 2010

"This Christian-themed handbook offers insight and comfort, though falls short of sharing three-dimensional stories.

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An oncologist and his cancer-surviving co-author present the stories of 12 cancer patients and analyze each person's spiritual growth following the diagnosis. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 17, 2013

"A true story of a businessman's struggle in the digital information age."
Small-business owner Daugherty, in his debut,recounts how he uncovered shady practices going on behind closed government doors. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: July 9, 1962

"The stories are amusing in spite of their treatment."
Dr. Camuti writes of his 40 years as a veterinary practitioner, recounting little stories, correcting popular misconceptions, and defending his favorite of all beasts- the cat- fang and claw. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: March 1, 1999

"Natchev's paintings have the delicate and sumptuous qualities of religious icons, resembling the tapestries on which other grand stories have been told, but far funnier. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A thrilling story, at once preposterous and divinely ingenious. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 2000

"Otherwise, he is accurate, uncontroversial, and readable: a fine term paper source."
Just as advertised, Walsh provides an overview of the American space program, from the V-2 rockets of Nazi Germany to John Glenn's historic return to space in 1998. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 2008

"Vintage Buchanan: provocative, intelligent and not a little strange."
Conservative stalwart Buchanan skewers the Republicans and the rich. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: July 8, 2014

"A mostly evenhanded (from this great distance) consideration of a president from one of his closest advisers."
The populist conservative and senior adviser to Richard Nixon tells how he helped turn the loser into a winner. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DOUBLE DOLL by Sharleen Daugherty
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 17, 2014

"An engaging, heartfelt story of culture shock, betrayal and acceptance in a Native American community."
A Wall Street–savvy consultant turns Navajo rug trader, finding a path to happiness in the process. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TSARINA by J. Nelle Patrick
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 27, 2014

"Romance, adventure, magic and history blend seamlessly into a story that is not just historically sensitive and gloriously thrilling—it's essential moral reading. (Historical fantasy. 12 & up)"
A Russian countess, Natalya Kutepov passionately fights the Red revolutionaries in an attempt to save her country, her heart and a precious Fabergé egg. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BLACKBEARD by J. Patrick Lewis
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 9, 2006

"Of the Black Flag, Edward Teach.' (timeline, afterword, bibliography) (Picture book/poetry. 7-10)"
In variously rhymed verses as swashbuckling as the figure they celebrate, Lewis tries to flesh out the little that is actually known about the character and career of the most renowned pirate ever. Read full book review >