Search Results: "Eve Brown-Waite"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: April 14, 2009

"As revealing as it is entertaining."
A laugh-out-loud debut about humanitarian work in Ecuador and Uganda during the 1980s and '90s. Read full book review >

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TRICK OF THE MIND by Judy Waite
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Feb. 1, 2005

"Magic itself becomes a character as neither Matt nor Erin explains the secrets behind the tricks that continuously emphasize the untrustworthiness of reality. (Fiction. YA)"
Illusion battles truth as two teen narrators take turns describing events in a contemporary British import. Read full book review >

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A BEAUTIFUL, TERRIBLE THING by Jen  Waite
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 11, 2017

"A frank and visceral dual timeline shows the romance and failure of a woman's marriage to a psychopath."
A woman discovers her husband is not whom she thought he was. Read full book review >

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LOVE IS IN THE AIR - #RITAGH
by Bobbi Dumas

It’s an exciting week in the romance world! On Tuesday, RWA announced the finalists in the RITA and Golden Heart contests. (You can find the full list here.)

For those of you who may not know, the Golden Heart is Romance Writers of America’s contest for unpublished authors.

Some of my favorite authors and friends of Read-A-Romance made the RITA ...


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BOOK REVIEW

SOMETIMES THE WOLF by Urban Waite
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 21, 2014

"A tale of greed and violence and loyalty and of fathers and sons who communicate in silences, 'fearful of what response might come, of what truths might be revealed.'"
Wild things haunt the Northern Cascades' evergreen slopes and valleys in Waite's (The Carrion Birds, 2013, etc.) third novel. Those most feral walk on two legs.Read full book review >

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SHOPAHOLIC by Judy Waite
FICTION
Released: May 1, 2003

"Although this largely gloomy story ends on an optimistic note for the protagonist, an all-pervasive sense of gray keeps the material flat and it fails to generate the emotional wallop that it should. (Fiction. 12-14)"
To win over a glamorous but unscrupulous girl, an unhappy youngster uses the household money and her mother's credit card to buy her new chum the latest fashions. Read full book review >

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TERMINAL VALUE by Thomas Waite
Released: March 1, 2012

"A Silicon Valley murder mystery that, despite a few bugs, will have readers logged in until the end."
Waite's debut thriller features a technological genius, corporate espionage and murder. Read full book review >

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THE TERROR OF LIVING by Urban Waite
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 7, 2011

"Parts of the book are somewhat obvious. But the meticulously calibrated prose, rushing narrative and sympathetic protagonists mark Waite as a rewarding, promising writer."
After a drug drop goes awry, ex-cons, drug lords, a psychopath and law officers play seek and maim in the Pacific Northwest in this debut thriller. Read full book review >

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THE RACE FOR PARIS by Meg Waite Clayton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 11, 2015

"A must for World War II buffs and fans of sharp, boundary-busting female characters."
Clayton (The Wednesday Daughters, 2013, etc.) explores the lives of two courageous women—journalists who set out to document Paris' liberation from the Nazis in 1944 (and find themselves ensconced in a bit of a love triangle in the process).Read full book review >

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THE LANGUAGE OF LIGHT by Meg Waite Clayton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 15, 2003

"A horsy soaper."
First-timer Clayton takes a decorous stroll down memory lane. Read full book review >

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WALKING ON TRAIN TRACKS by Lesley Meirovitz Waite
Released: May 16, 2013

"A well-meaning effort that squanders a chance to tell a cohesive story about an ebbing youth culture."
Waite's debut YA novel tells the story of teenage girl embarking on an unforgettable road trip during the tumultuous summer of 1978. Read full book review >