Search Results: "Gideon Rachman"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: April 4, 2017

"A sage, forward-seeing study to be heeded."
A focused delineation of the shifting center of gravity toward Asia and the need for a strenuous Western response without losing global primacy. Read full book review >

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GIDEON by Olivier Dunrea
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 6, 2012

"Dunrea has proven himself a master of child behavior (and waterfowl)—let's hope the gaggle keeps growing. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A new gosling joins Dunrea's Gossie & Friends. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 2011

"Mostly entertaining but ultimately inconsequential."
The failure of globalization to produce a win-win world is at the heart of this brisk history of global economics in the last half century. Read full book review >

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GIDEON by Alex Gordon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 6, 2015

"This novel will thoroughly satisfy readers looking for suspense, horror and a grisly good time."
A seductive work of paranormal horror that will draw readers into its cold and gloomy world. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FINDING GIDEON by Eric Jerome Dickey
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 18, 2017

"The awkward circumstances that brought the protagonists together make them compelling rivals in this tale of obsession and betrayal."
In the fifth installment of the Gideon series, the eponymous assassin plots a second revenge against his childhood enemy—if Midnight doesn't get his revenge first. Read full book review >

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WATCHING GIDEON by Stephen Foreman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2009

"A provocative story that shrewdly mixes Western and gothic themes."
A man heads west with his mute son in an ill-fated attempt to get lucky in both mining and love. Read full book review >

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CHASING GIDEON by Karen Houppert
NON-FICTION
Released: March 19, 2013

"A well-researched and -written investigation that shows the inadequacies in stark human terms rather than as an abstraction."
A journalist explores the quality of indigent defense 50 years after Gideon v. Wainwright mandated adequate counsel for any person charged with a felony. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GIDEON & OTTO by Olivier Dunrea
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 6, 2012

"A lovely and comforting addition to a charming series. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Gideon the gosling loves toy Otto; Gideon loses Otto; Gideon finds Otto. Joy, oh joy. Read full book review >

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GIDEON AND THE MUMMY PROFESSOR by Kathleen Karr
ADVENTURE
Released: May 14, 1993

"There's an appealing jacket, too. (Fiction. 10+)"
It's 1855; Gideon, 12, and his ne'er-do-well-father (``the professor'') are traveling down the Mississippi performing a hokey vaudeville act starring George—an authentic 4,000-year-old mummy, the closest thing Gideon has to a friend, that's a souvenir from better times, when the professor worked at the US consulate in Egypt. Read full book review >