Search Results: "Edge Celize"


BOOK REVIEW

HEROES' CALLING REVISED EDITION by Edge Celize
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 7, 2011

"Difficult to read and understand; the presentation squashes an intriguing premise."
This ambitious novel, written mostly in the form of a play, combines action, mythology, religion and anime. Read full book review >

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EDGE by Jeffery Deaver
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 2, 2010

Deaver's latest nail-biter features a blank-faced hero from a shadowy federal agency whose job is to protect menaced innocents from kidnappers and killers who don't want them to be protected. Read full book review >

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EDGE by Michael Cadnum
FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 1997

"This haunting, life-affirming novel further burnishes Cadnum's reputation as an outstanding novelist. (Fiction. 12+)"
What begins as a portrait of a high-school drop-out is transformed into a fascinating study of the human spirit in this latest and mesmerizing novel by Cadnum (Zero at the Bone, 1996, etc.). Read full book review >

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EDGE by Nick Oldham
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 1, 2015

"The fat, jaded Christie is far from the eager rookie of Judgement Call (2014). And this time, Oldham (Low Profile, 2014, etc.) seems bent on upping the bloodshed in a grim Keystone Kops gavotte of capture and escape."
Henry Christie returns to face a psychopathic killer and a serious contemplation of retirement. Read full book review >

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EDGE by M.E. Kerr
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 15, 2015

"Expertly crafted, with enduring relevance. (Short stories. 12-18)"
Family, honesty, and status emerge as themes in a collection of prolific author Kerr's short stories for teens. Read full book review >

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LIFE ON THE EDGE by Johnjoe McFadden
NON-FICTION
Released: July 28, 2015

"McFadden and Al-Khalili give sure footing to the anything-goes bafflement of quantum theory, making it approachable even for neophytes."
Notes toward an understanding of quantum mechanics' part in biological processes. Read full book review >

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THE EDGE by Mark Olshaker
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 31, 1994

"A gritty cop story distinguished by its original and brain-teasing ending."
Medical technology turns a standard whodunit into a grisly and satisfying thriller. Read full book review >

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ON EDGE by Gin Price
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 2, 2016

"Intriguing characters, a different take on an urban landscape, and the element of mystery will captivate readers. (Mystery. 12-18)"
The closing of two high schools results in strife between rival gangs. Read full book review >

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THE EDGE by Roland Smith
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 6, 2015

"Fails to summit. (Adventure. 12-16)"
Only months after an aborted attempt to summit Everest (Peak, 2007), 15-year-old Peak Marcello travels with his mother and a crew of videographers to Afghanistan to participate in an international peace climb.Read full book review >

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THE EDGE by Ben Bo
Released: Oct. 5, 1999

"Declan picks up the rudiments of snowboarding with convenient ease, the cast is composed of types, and readers unfamiliar with the sport may stumble over the jargon; still, for solid vicarious entertainment, the plot is comprised of nonstop wild rides, avalanches, and wipe-outs. (Fiction. 10-12)"
A melodramatic tale of a young snowboarder with terrifically bad judgement. Read full book review >

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THE EDGE by Catherine Coulter
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 2, 1999

"Far from rich characters, though the main story (shades of The Lady Vanishes) will keep the pages turning. (Author tour)"
After writing some 45 historical romances, Coulter recently decided to try another genre. Read full book review >

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KNIFE'S EDGE by Hope Larson
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 27, 2017

"An action-packed sophomore volume, with no loss of wind in its sails. (Graphic adventure. 8-13)"
The Dodge siblings return to the high seas in search of treasure. Read full book review >