Search Results: "E L James"


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FIFTY SHADES FREED by E L James
Released: April 17, 2012

"The Fifty Shades trilogy ends with a lot of action, emotional tension and flashes of enlightenment; fans will be satisfied that all's well that ends well in the Grey house...er, mansion."
Ana and Christian get married, but continued physical and emotional threats, as well as Christian's need for control, mitigate their bliss. Read full book review >

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FIFTY SHADES OF GREY by E L James
Released: April 3, 2012

"While the book is not especially well-executed, James has tapped into a female sexual and psychological curiosity that can be disturbing if taken too seriously, but is somewhat fun and entertaining in the imagination stage."
Innocent girl meets billionaire boy with some serious issues; they fall for each other anyway, but is attraction enough to overcome his need for control and her need for independence? Read full book review >

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GREY by E L James
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 18, 2015

"Die-hard fans might argue this gives us something new, but it doesn't—and it's boring."
Fifty Shades of Grey, from Christian's perspective. Read full book review >

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FIFTY SHADES DARKER by E L James
Released: April 17, 2012

"A fun summer read—not the best thing you've ever read, not the worst, but not to be taken too seriously."
Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey move into a deeper, more committed relationship, impacting her fledgling publishing career and placing them both in physical and emotional danger. Read full book review >

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Ignite by L. E. Kinzie
FICTION & LITERATURE

"A compilation of verse that's popular in the best sense of the word."
Kinzie (Undamned, 2014) hopes to write poetry for the masses in this sumptuous collection.Read full book review >

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A VIEW IN THE DARKNESS by E. L. I.
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: March 20, 2014

"A lesson in smart, assured storytelling."
In this supernatural debut, a professor and his team of ghost hunters help restless spirits in an abandoned mental hospital. Read full book review >

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THE INCA KINGDOM by E. L. Koschmieder
Released: March 27, 2012

"Other than one quibble about the flat writing style, Koschmieder has delivered a masterfully composed, appealing overview of ancient Incan culture."
A former professor of physics shares the fruits of his retirement travel through a multilayered exploration of the remnants of an ancient Incan civilization. Read full book review >

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COMET DIS'ASTER by L. E. Vega
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 1, 2000

From pathologist Vega and this Oakland, California-based small press: an Earth-in-peril yarn, following the honorable tradition of science fiction disaster yarns from H.G. Wells on up. Read full book review >

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The Unbeliever by E. L. Baylis
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 22, 2014

"Well-paced though dull in its portrayals of many characters, this novel plots a believable Christian transformation and has its payoffs."
A Christian-themed debut novel about redemption and forgiveness. Read full book review >

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"A welcome pinprick in the bloated hot air balloon of management advice-should accompany The 8th Habit or Raving Fans in the same manner that The Wealth of Nations should accompany Das Kapital."
A necessary icy dash of pessimism in the warm sea of feckless optimism that is the business management genre. Read full book review >

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ISABEL by E. L. Schoeman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 23, 2013

"Though breathlessly chaste and sprinkled with clichés, this novel will satisfy the romantic who longs for a world of chivalry and sorcery."
A medieval romance with a supernatural slant. Read full book review >