Search Results: "Freda Warrington"


BOOK REVIEW

GRAIL OF THE SUMMER STARS by Freda Warrington
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: April 23, 2013

"A must for existing fans, while being easily accessible to newcomers."
Third of Warrington's related but independently intelligible aliens-among-us Aetherial Tales fantasies (Midsummer Night, 2010, etc.). Read full book review >

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BOUND IN SHALLOWS by Freda Davies
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 2003

"Tyrell's monumental forbearance with his monstrous superior strains the credibility of this well-plotted and solidly executed procedural."
Davis kicks it up a notch as even-tempered DI Keith Tyrell (A Fine and Private Place, 2001) gets walloped from all sides by villainy from without and treachery from within. Read full book review >

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Goodbye, Rudy Kazoody by A.A. Freda
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 13, 2016

"With complexity, honesty, and, above all, a sense of home, this book delivers a striking tale of a young émigré in the turbulent '60s."
A debut novel encapsulates American traditions, bringing New York and immigrant stories together in that often overlooked part of the metropolis, the Bronx. Read full book review >

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THE PATIENCE OF RIVERS by Joseph Freda
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2003

"A somewhat slow-paced but well-crafted and leisurely account of public strifes intersecting with private griefs. Unexpectedly weighty and serious."
Growing up during the Summer of Love: Freda (Suburban Guerrillas, not reviewed) describes a young man's coming of age in upstate New York—a few miles down the road from Woodstock. Read full book review >

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A FINE AND PRIVATE PLACE by Freda Davies
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 2001

"A winner."
Digging a drainage ditch on the property of Sir Edward Driffield, Terry Butcher startles the English village of Tolland by his discovery of a long-buried skeleton. Read full book review >

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THE D WORD by Joanna Warrington
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 9, 2014

"An offbeat, honest take on romance that offers cringes and laughs in equal supply."
Warrington tells the story of a memorably mismatched couple in her debut novel. Read full book review >

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PARTING SHOTS by Freda Bright
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 13, 1993

"Wildly unrealistic feel-good fiction—but therapeutic, perhaps, for some."
A Manhattan divorce lawyer triumphs over her own divorce—in Bright's lively if predictable follow-up to Futures (1983) and Infidelities (1986). Read full book review >