Search Results: "Harry Bingham"


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LOVE STORY, WITH MURDERS by Harry Bingham
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 18, 2014

"Not as surprising or carefully structured as Bingham's striking debut, but his remote, unquenchable heroine makes her stand apart from every one of her procedural brothers and sisters."
A pair of murders five years apart forms the basis of a fact-based sophomore case for DC Fiona Griffiths, of the South Wales CID, that's just as intense as her first (Talking to the Dead, 2012). Read full book review >

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The Strange Death of Fiona Griffiths by Harry Bingham
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 29, 2015

"The simple plot is merely a foundation for intriguing characters who provide the real experience."
In Bingham's (Love Story, With Murders, 2014, etc.) latest thriller, South Wales DC Fiona Griffiths' third outing finds her undercover trying to expose a group committing computer fraud and leaving bodies in its wake. Read full book review >

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TALKING TO THE DEAD by Harry Bingham
Released: Sept. 25, 2012

"The promising first installment in a new series, this book is so good it has you wondering who should play Fiona on the big screen. How about Keira Knightley?"
Introducing Fiona "Fi" Griffiths, a young Welsh police detective with a difference. She's in recovery from a rare dissociative condition that, at its worse, makes her feel as dead as the prostitutes whose murders she is investigating. Read full book review >

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TO HEAR A NIGHTINGALE by Charlotte Bingham
Released: April 28, 1989

British novelist Bingham's US debut novel: the story of a mistreated girl from New Hampshire who is swept off her feet by charming Irishman—and into the world of high-stakes horse-racing. Read full book review >

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MUMMY'S LEGS by Kate Bingham
Released: Feb. 15, 2000

"Efforts at seriousness that read like daytime TV on the page."
Sarah Ellis is ten when her mother Catherine tries to commit suicide—in a first novel from Britisher Bingham that tries hard but fails to be meaningful or moving. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 16, 2015

"Deeply researched, Bingham's engrossing biography brings her glamorous, tormented ancestor vividly to life."
A colorful portrait of a daring woman. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 1, 2011

"More than a meditation on adult athleticism, this is a winning blend of wisdom and motivation."
In a brisk memoir, former Runner's World columnist Bingham (Running for Mortals, 2007, etc.) recounts his transformation from overweight, chain-smoking couch potato to avid runner, cyclist and swimmer. Read full book review >

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TRANSGRESSIONS by Sallie Bingham
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2002

"Stylistically rooted in the conventional, probing at the transgressive."
Eleven tales in a third collection from veteran small-press author Bingham (Straight Man, 1996, etc.) Read full book review >

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FORMERLY SHARK GIRL by Kelly Bingham
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 14, 2013

"An absorbing, genuine and uplifting tale of a strong girl making difficult decisions. (Fiction/verse. 12 & up)"
This sequel to Shark Girl (2007) chronicles Jane's recovery from her injuries. Read full book review >

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LIGHTNING ON THE SUN by Robert Bingham
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 16, 2000

"As subtle as a blunt-force trauma. Not without flaws, but a work of some promise that, sadly, can never be fulfilled."
The first and last novel by the highly regarded short-story writer (Pure Slaughter Value, 1997) and founder-editor of Open City.Read full book review >

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THE BLUE BOX by Sallie Bingham
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 12, 2014

"A memoir of three generations of women rich in historical detail."
The matrilineal heritage of a successful author. Read full book review >