Search Results: "Eriq La Salle"


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LAWS OF DEPRAVITY by Eriq La Salle
Released: June 1, 2012

"A delightfully twisting roller-coaster ride through light, dark and the shades between."
The surprises keep coming in La Salle's twisting debut thriller, in which good and evil aren't always black and white. Read full book review >

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HOW TO SEE by David Salle
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 18, 2016

"Salle is the perfect art tour guide: literate, thoroughly entertaining, and insightful."
Seeing art through a painter's eyes. Read full book review >

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BALL DON’T LIE by Matt de la Peña
FICTION
Released: Sept. 27, 2005

"Gritty and mesmerizing. (Fiction. YA)"
Travis Reichard only answers to the name Stick. Read full book review >

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A TIME FOR WEDDING CAKE by Salvatore La Puma
Released: Jan. 21, 1990

Winner of a recent Flannery O'Connor award for The Boys of Bensonhurst (1987), La Puma returns to the old Brooklyn neighborhood for more ethnic melodrama in this, his first novel—a clumsy fiction that takes the clichÇ of the hot-blooded Sicilian to absurd dramatic lows. Read full book review >

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RETURN TO THE ISLE OF THE LOST by Melissa de la Cruz
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 24, 2016

"Likely, like its predecessor, to be a fixture on bestseller lists—but not for its imaginative or literary qualities. (Fantasy. 10-13)"
Ominous portents in Auradon send the offspring of four Disney villains home—to discover that their evil parents have disappeared. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 30, 2011

"An accessible guide for empowering women to advance in their careers."
An executive outlines best practices for climbing the corporate ladder. Read full book review >

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COLD SHOULDER by Lynda La Plante
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 1996

An alcoholic Pasadena Homicide cop comes back from six years in the gutter to take on a serial killer who preys on prostitutes. Read full book review >

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COLD HEART by Lynda La Plante
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 1999

"Even the most cold-hearted readers may well empathize."
A not-quite-porn producer dead in his swimming pool is the come-on for p.i. Read full book review >

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COLD BLOOD by Lynda La Plante
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 1997

"A better bet for a fun evening or two would be your nearest AA meeting. (Author tour)"
Page Investigations, the limping brainchild of alcoholic ex- cop Lorraine Page (Cold Shoulder, 1996), is about to go belly-up- -unless Lorraine and her buddies Rosie Hurst and Bill Rooney can find missing heiress Anna Louise Caley. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 2012

"An excellent blend of common-sense nutritional advice and inviting recipes for mothers and their charges."
La Leche League International presents a balanced diet for pregnant mothers, new mothers and, by extension, the whole family. Read full book review >

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LEOPARD by Richard La Plante
Released: Aug. 1, 1994

"And Japan-bashing of the sort engaged in Crichton's Rising Sun (to which this has more than a passing affinity) comes off as racist on occasion."
An intelligent and suspenseful follow-up to Mantis (1993). Read full book review >