Search Results: "G.T. Matteson"


BOOK REVIEW

BLOOD SPIRAL by G.T. Matteson
Released: Jan. 6, 2012

"Overwrought prose slows down an otherwise engrossing thriller."
Matteson's grisly thriller gives the attorney-client relationship a bad name. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MURDER AMONG THE ANGELS by Stefanie Matteson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 1, 1996

"Charlotte's second hardcover appearance (Murder on High, 1994) is sparked by an unusual background—and an irresistible hook- -before it eventually settles into a comfortable groove."
Aging actress Charlotte Graham's desultory quest for plastic surgery takes her to the Hudson Valley hamlet of Zion Hill, where Dr. Victor Louria works his cosmetic wizardry. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MURDER UNDER THE PALMS by Stefanie Matteson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 1997

"Charlotte's eighth (Murder Among the Angels, 1995, etc.) supplies all the gilded memories and knickknacks you'd expect from a weekend at a good upscale shopping mall."
Everybody who's anybody is at the Palm Beach gala marking the 50th anniversary of the loss of the Normandie, sunk after a suspicious wartime fire in New York harbor. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DEEP INTO THE HEART OF A ROSE by G.T. Denny
Released: Dec. 14, 2011

"Those who appreciate fanciful adventure fiction sincerely told will enjoy Denny's work and look forward to the next installment."
A romantic fantasy, ambitious as any Tolkien-inspired work, earnestly and thoughtfully delivered. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 1, 2007

"Carefully researched and sensitively written. Essential."
Neatly interlaced biography profiles a father of New England Transcendentalism and his bestselling daughter. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MURDER ON HIGH by Stefanie Matteson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 1994

"Charlotte, in her hardcover debut, is a competent enough detective—though this desultory adventure won't make you wonder why Hepburn didn't make whodunits."
Quite a surprise for 70ish actress Charlotte Graham as she waits between roles in Bridge Harbor, Maine: The Iris Richards who fell during an ascent of Maine's highest peak was (1) Charlotte's longtime screenwriter Iris O'Connor, and (2) shot with a crossbow. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GRUMBLES FROM THE TOWN by Jane Yolen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 13, 2016

"An inventive miss. (Picture book. 5-9)"
This quirky Mother Goose book turns convention on its head. Read full book review >