Search Results: "H. F. Galloway"


BOOK REVIEW

THE VAMPIRE KING by H. F.  Galloway
Released: Oct. 28, 2011

"Stylistic oddities aside, this book is never anything less than entertaining."
A hapless theatre worker becomes one of the nocturnal world's most powerful vampires. Read full book review >

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The Wizard and the Fairy Princess by H. F.  Galloway
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 21, 2014

"A quick fantasy read with a solid moral underpinning."
Galloway's debut fantasy novella unveils a secret world replete with goblins, a fairy princess, an evil witch, and a magical wizard. Read full book review >

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LITERALLY DISTURBED by Ben H. Winters
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 15, 2013

"That said, the quality of the poetry is quite worthy of sharing around a campfire or at a slumber party; in the classroom, use it to demonstrate the wide range of forms creative verse can take. (Poetry. 7-12)"
Novelist Winters (The Mystery of the Missing Everything, 2011) applies his pen to create 30 rhyming, slightly shivery poems. Read full book review >

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CLUMSY CRAB by Ruth Galloway
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2005

"Cute, but not the best of the genre. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A seaworthy twist on loving yourself for the gifts you have. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2002

"Somewhat plodding, but with gems along the path."
A researcher of major US assassinations and consultant on political violence thoroughly traces the history of the Secret Service and its seemingly incongruous dual missions. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 1996

"Still, despite its flaws, Star Trek completists and fans certainly will want to read this book. (First printing of 75,000)"
A highly detailed account of the Star Trek phenomenon, written with affection but without zest by two men who were instrumental in the creation and production of that innovative show. Read full book review >

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FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 1991

"First-rate in every way, stories, editing, and as an act of love."
A sheaf of 23 original stories in tribute to Ray Bradbury's 50 years in fantasy and science fiction. Read full book review >

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MEAN LITTLE DEAF QUEER by Terry Galloway
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 2009

"A frank, bitingly humorous memoir."
A performance artist recounts the painful metamorphosis that warped her youth. Read full book review >

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BLOOD by Janice Galloway
Released: Nov. 1, 1991

"An interesting but uneven debut."
A story collection from Scottish writer Galloway—reflecting a typically bleak late-20th-century British landscape and informing ethos—makes its American debut. Read full book review >

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ASCENSION by Steven Galloway
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2003

"Galloway's high-altitude romance, for all its intensity, is not enough to sustain a full-length novel."
The life story of a high-wire artist, in a US debut from Canadian second-novelist Galloway. Read full book review >

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AS SIMPLE AS SNOW by Gregory Galloway
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 17, 2005

"A pointless exercise that might work for the 'I challenge you with my shocking style' YA crowd."
Engagingly written debut about a mysterious teenage girl's disappearance, and more's the pity: if Galloway were less sure and fluent, readers would be less likely to jump through his hoops before realizing he didn't know why they were doing it, either. Read full book review >

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WHERE YOU FIND IT by Janice Galloway
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 14, 2002

"Accomplished, yet emotionally arid writing: cold comfort for those who believe love conquers all."
Twenty stories, some mere fragments, describe with clinical detachment the gnawing disappointments and blighted realities of most loves. Read full book review >