Search Results: "Garrett Smith"


BOOK REVIEW

RABBIT HOLE by Garrett Smith
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: July 10, 2013

"A fast-paced time-travel tale that, ultimately, can't escape the genre."
In the first volume of the time-traveling Paradox series, a team of brilliant scientists and highly trained law enforcement officers fight to keep vigilantes from destroying history. Read full book review >

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CUTIE BEAR by Garrett Hedman
by Garrett Hedman, illustrated by Garrett Hedman, developed by Garrett Hedman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 12, 2013

"Not quite ready for prime time, but with major revisions to the text, this could be an Appus cutimus. (iPad storybook app. 5-7)"
A teddy bear's search for self leads to encounters with three real bears. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 2003

"Beguiling. (14 illustrations)"
If humans can't fly, the next best thing is falling—at least for those so neurologically wired—and newcomer Soden entertainingly and perceptively explores it. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 1994

"One does not like to apply the phrase too often in a book review, but here is a volume that should be required reading for policy makers and health professionals."
Garrett, Newsday and former National Public Radio reporter, has written an excellent encyclopedic history—and jeremiad—of man versus microbe in the last decades of the century. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AFTER YOU by Annie Garrett
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 1998

The pseudonymous celebrity journalist Garrett (Because I Wanted You, 1997, etc.) offers another wants-to-be-a-screenplay romance/thriller. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 10, 2016

"A painstakingly meticulous introduction to a labyrinthine sector of business law."
A concise but comprehensive overview of legal strategies to manage a business and protect one's assets. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BELIEVE NO ONE by A.D. Garrett
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 21, 2015

"Shifts in time, place, and point of view make this Simms-Fennimore case harder to follow than its predecessor. But the two authors writing as Garrett evoke not only the suspense of serial killings, but an emotional triangle and a tantalizingly unresolved crime that keep the pages flying."
U.S. crime-fighting units get much-needed help from the U.K. Read full book review >

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JEHOSHUA: SIGNS AND WONDERS by Garrett Glass
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 2, 2013

"Creatively portrays a classic story that both believers and nonbelievers may enjoy."
Glass' first novel in a planned trilogy retells the early days of Christianity, with the followers of Jesus as the main characters. Read full book review >

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EVERYONE LIES by A.D. Garrett
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 15, 2014

"The pseudonymous pair who write as Garrett skillfully weave just enough of the crime-solving partners' past and hints about a more hopeful future to add even more suspense to the fast-paced plot."
A prostitute's murder reunites a detective and a forensic specialist in this gritty procedural debut. Read full book review >

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THE KING OF BABYLON SHALL NOT COME AGAINST YOU by George Garrett
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 4, 1996

"A provocative riff on the not-so-distant past, though more an entertaining colloquium on the state of the nation than a page-turning investigative yarn. (Author tour)"
Trying to make sense of the then and now, a journalist revisits his Florida hometown to investigate the mayhem that occurred there in April 1968, the same week that Martin Luther King was assassinated, and turns in a story whose denouement is secondary to the always engaging storytelling. Read full book review >

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VOLCANO by Garrett Hongo
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 23, 1995

"Lyrical and aching in all the right measures, a finely crafted piece of work distilled to its essence."
A strikingly elegant family history, shot through with a poet's appreciation of Hawaiian geology. Read full book review >