Search Results: "Eric L. Haney"


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NON-FICTION
Released: May 21, 2002

"Perfect for military enthusiasts and Hollywood screenwriters."
A founding member's memoir of soldiering in the Army's antiterrorism unit. Read full book review >

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ARC LIGHT by Eric L. Harry
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 1, 1994

"A grim tale which so successfully evokes the bleakness and terror of an impending world war that it could depress contemplative readers while titillating those just out for techno- thrills."
Harry's first novel is all gloom and doom, an appropriate tone for his World War III scenario. Read full book review >

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SOCIETY OF THE MIND by Eric L. Harry
Released: June 6, 1996

"On a scale of one to ten: story, one; technology, ten. ($60,000 ad/promo; author tour)"
Gee whiz techno-thriller about the evolution of computers, from the author of Arc Light (1994). Read full book review >

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FAIR SHARES FOR ALL by John Haney
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 15, 2008

"Though clotted with Briticisms, this keenly felt memoir will evoke tender impressions of childhood in patient readers."
Poignant, loquacious recollections of growing up in postwar, working-class Britain by Gourmet magazine copy chief Haney. Read full book review >

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THE BIG MISS by Hank Haney
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 27, 2012

"Woods has won big and lost bigger, and not just on the green, and he probably merits a more insightful book—though Haney does provide some good tips for would-be pros."
An insider's look at a champion's rise and fall. Read full book review >

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GREGORY PECK by Lynn Haney
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 1, 2004

"A perspective-setting biography: gracious, but pulling no punches. (16 pp. b&w photos)"
The movie actor's career—and careerism—get generous scrutiny from a veteran pop biographer. Read full book review >

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THE MOUSEHOUSE YEARS by Velvet Haney
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"Engrossing, sensitive and humorous—a bighearted winner."
In this debut graphic memoir, a woman looks back on growing up with five siblings, her often overwhelmed mother, and a mostly absent father who was both charming and pathological. Read full book review >

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DOROTHY AND THE WIZARD IN OZ by L. Frank Baum
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 26, 2013

"An enjoyable continuation of the series, it raises high hopes for the subsequent volumes. (Graphic adaptation. 10 & up)"
Dorothy and her friends, both old and new, return to Oz in this illustrated whimsical adventure. Read full book review >

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COLOR COMMENTARY
by Julie Danielson

I’ve always found it difficult to answer the what’s-your-favorite-color question, as the answer depends entirely on my mood. (I like deep blues for more contemplative times, but I need sunny yellow to help wake me in the mornings.)

Perhaps it’s even harder for artists to pick a favorite color. Is it like asking them to pick a favorite child? I ...


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BOOK REVIEW

A 52-HERTZ WHALE by Bill Sommer
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"This briefest of novels might have been more satisfying as a robust short story. (Epistolary novel. 12-15)"
An open-ended meditation on loneliness and connection, told in crisscrossing email threads. Read full book review >

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THE NONSENSE SHOW by Eric Carle
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 13, 2015

"A picture book made to incite pleasure and joy. (Picture book. 3-7)"
The celebrated picture-book artist enthusiastically joins the nonsense tradition. Read full book review >