Search Results: "Garin K. Hovannisian"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2010

"Cultural history and memoir gracefully entwined."
A journalist debuts with a memoir of the struggles of his Armenian family to survive the political and military complexities and cruelties of the past century. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 2005

"Strangely flat coverage of a subject rife with hot-button issues."
The unsanitized history of the Caribbean pleasure-boat industry, roiled by corporate infighting and ugly labor disputes while above deck the party never stops. Read full book review >

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THE WIFE OF JOHN THE BAPTIST by K. Ford K.
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 20, 2014

"A slow-moving but well-written tale embroidering the life of one of Scripture's most charismatic figures."
This reimagining of John the Baptist's life gives the itinerate prophet a Greek wife who desperately wantshimto avert his dark destiny. Read full book review >

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ARCHING OVER by Kathleen K.
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 10, 2013

"A sprawling collection, light on concrete specifics, that intriguingly lays out a dance of seduction in all of its conceivable steps."
K.'s (Stoner's Bone of Contention, 2013, etc.) collection of erotic poetry offers a cavalcade of love affairs, focusing on the narrator's moment-to-moment fantasies and experiences. Read full book review >

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Dark Prince, Heed Thy Queen by Kathleen K.
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 6, 2014

"Thin and unassuming, K.'s latest is a titillating and highly provocative tinderbox, conflating taboo themes of hierarchal subservience, gender domination, and eroticized objectification."
Prolific eroticist K. (Honey B., Sexual Consultant, 2014, etc.) conjures a fictionalized wet dream starring a hypersexualized woman and the domineering hoodlum who sexually enslaves her. Read full book review >

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LIKING THE UNLIKABLE
by Leila Roy

I know it’s not cool to define yourself by a boy. Girls are supposed to be independent, these days. We should be Strong Female Characters, we should be tough and self-motivated and grrrrrls instead of girls. We’re supposed to run the world—girls—and look unapologetically into the camera. We don’t have to smile. We can cross our arms or curl our ...
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BOOK REVIEW

HERE'S DEATH by K. Valberde
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 24, 2009

"A richly textured, thoughtful whodunit with a moral bite."
The London Blitz makes an almost perfect coverup for murder in this labyrinthine mystery. Read full book review >

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THE LENT HAND by Kathleen K.
Released: Nov. 12, 2011

"A comical, honest love story between two lost souls who complete each other."
A beautifully woven novel about an unusual boy and how he finds his way. Read full book review >

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THE SECRET LIFE OF A SUBMISSIVE by Sarah K
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 26, 2013

"A titillating story for the Fifty Shades set that plumbs the complex, intimate head space of the sexually submissive."
A British woman's epiphanic transformation from bored divorcee to kinky, sensual slave. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 27, 2012

"A witty and wise read, especially for fans of tough-minded heroines."
A fictional account of one woman's struggle with marriage and faith. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HITLIST by K. Rawson
Released: July 2, 2015

"A precise portrait of the teen zeitgeist that reassures readers that, despite indications to the contrary, the kids are all right."
An impulsive high school cyber-prank spirals dangerously out of control in Rawson's visceral, compelling debut YA novel. Read full book review >