Search Results: "George G.A. Wensley"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Nov. 9, 2011

"Not much mystery, but with such fetching characters and an understated charm, most readers won't mind."
An English inspector and a Polish detective sergeant investigate the murder of a German businessman's daughter in the author's debut novel, the first of the Rialto trilogy. Read full book review >

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DEVIL'S GATE by George G.A. Wensley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 7, 2013

"Although Carpenter and Kaminska may not be the finest detectives, they're easy to fall in love with, and readers will likely want more of their adventures."
A cold case has ties to a murder for hire and a possible terrorist attack in Wensley's (Text: Murder, 2011, etc.) latest thriller featuring DI Carpenter and DS Kaminska. Read full book review >

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CHANTARELLE by G.A. Morgan
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 14, 2015

"An adventure suffused with philosophical offerings that will appeal to readers who enjoy rich fantasy. (Fantasy. 10-14)"
The second book of the Five Stones Trilogy brings Chase, Knox, and Evelyn back to the hidden land of Ayda. Read full book review >

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BITTER SWEETS by G.A. McKevett
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 1, 1996

"Only the mystery is malnourished."
Eased out of her job with the San Carmelita Police Department (Just Desserts, 1995), queen-sized peach blossom Savannah Reid has set up the Moonlight Magnolia Detective Agency. Read full book review >

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JUST DESSERTS by G.A. McKevett
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 1, 1995

"But the pseudonymous McKevett's clean, unpretentious style keeps everything moving along smartly, and her sweet-toothed heroine could strike a chord among readers who find V.I. a bit of a stretch."
Newcomer Savannah Reid, a Georgia peach transplanted to the San Carmelita Police Department, isn't fat; she's Junoesque. Read full book review >

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KILLER GOURMET by G.A. McKevett
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 31, 2015

"McKevett proves that marriage doesn't stop the fun, as Savannah and Dirk bicker and banter their way through their 20th case before retiring to the bedroom to enjoy a generous dollop of Chantilly cream for dessert."
This time it's personal for private eye Savannah Reid and her police detective husband, Dirk Coulter (Killer Physique, 2014, etc.).Read full book review >

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KILLER HONEYMOON by G.A. McKevett
Released: March 26, 2013

"Only Savannah would have a honeymoon featuring a cast of thousands, proving once more that enough is enough, but too much is fantastic."
Murder disrupts a newlywed detective's shot at connubial bliss. Read full book review >

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THE KINFOLK by G.A. Morgan
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 25, 2016

"Teeming with adventure and philosophical richness, this trilogy closer excels. (Fantasy. 10-14)"
The final installment in the Five Stones Trilogy pits the inhabitants of Ayda against power-hungry rogue leader Dankar. Read full book review >

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POISONED TARTS by G.A. McKevett
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 1, 2008

"Savannah (Fat Free and Fatal, 2008, etc.) deftly handles a collection of teens who could have been ripped from the headlines and solves a nasty case."
A search for a missing teen becomes a hunt for a merciless murderer. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Faces by G.A. Jones
FICTION & LITERATURE

"A well-done wheels-within-wheels thriller about life imitating art."
In Jones' debut psychological thriller, a bestselling novelist's book comes back to haunt her. Read full book review >

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KILLER REUNION by G.A. McKevett
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 29, 2016

"The trip home has a dampening effect on the usually sanguine Savannah, who can't seem to keep her eyes on the prize."
Private eye Savannah Reid (Killer Gourmet, 2015, etc.) gets to relive every single trauma of her childhood at her high school reunion. Read full book review >