Search Results: "Haven Gillespie"


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HAVEN by John Peyton Cooke
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 30, 1996

A Seattle physician and her Chinese-American husband find out what evil lurks behind the neighborly facade of Haven, Idaho. Read full book review >

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HAVEN by John R. Maxim
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 1, 1997

"Top-drawer entertainment with plenty of (some of it kinky) action that speeds the reader past the narrative's more improbable events. (First printing of 100,000)"
Maxim (The Shadow Box, 1996, etc.) offers a sturdy romantic thriller in which a couple of retired espionage agents realize that escaping their Cold War pasts may prove tougher than they reckoned. Read full book review >

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Haven by J.D.G. Perldeiner
FICTION & LITERATURE

"Creative anachronisms abound in this exciting tale of a post-apocalyptic future."
A future, medievalesque society in the remains of New England faces a new barbarism in this debut sci-fi novel. Read full book review >

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HAVEN by Kay Hooper
Released: July 31, 2012

"A paranormal thriller that's sure to please both Hooper's fans and those who like the genre."
Hooper's latest in her Bishop/Special Crimes Unit series (Blood Ties, 2010, etc.) takes readers to a small North Carolina mountain town with the operatives of Haven. Read full book review >

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HAVEN by Kristi Cook
FICTION
Released: Feb. 22, 2011

"A final sweeping fight scene provides needed resolutions while opening the door for a sequel. (Paranormal romance. 14 & up)"
What begins as a magic-school story turns into yet another star-crossed romance between vampire and hunter. Read full book review >

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DIZZY GILLESPIE by Tony Gentry
BIOGRAPHY
Released: June 14, 1991

"Appendix; chronology; further reading; index. (Biography. 10+)"
In the ``Black Americans of Achievement'' series, an enjoyable, well-chronicled volume about a jazz great. Read full book review >

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SANTA CLAUS IS COMIN’ TO TOWN by J. Fred Coots
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"The end effect is buoyantly boisterous, though the frenetic energy of the crowded illustrations may leave adults feeling as though they've eaten too much Christmas candy. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A large teddy bear is the narrating character in this big, bright, and busy rendition of the bouncy Christmas song. Read full book review >

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THE HAVEN by Carol Lynch Williams
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 4, 2014

"Deliciously enigmatic. (Dystopian thriller. 12 & up)"
Shiloh lives with her fellow Terminals in a hospital that claims to protect them from the Disease that threatens them in this creepy dystopia about a doctor who uses children as commodities. Read full book review >

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SAFE HAVEN by Nicholas Sparks
Released: Sept. 14, 2010

"An emotionally wrenching story with a dramatic happily-ever-after."
A young woman with secrets finds home, community and a potential new love in a small North Carolina beach town; now if she can only rid herself of a past that haunts her, she may just have the life she's always longed for. Read full book review >

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BLOOD HAVEN by Anthony L. Smith
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

"A well-paced fantasy, though the city of Blood Haven feels underexplored."
This contemporary shotgun-and-sorcery debut novel explores Blood Haven, a city of refuge for magical talents. Read full book review >

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GILLESPIE AND I by Jane Harris
Released: Feb. 1, 2012

"A fine evocation of a lost era, and without a false note."
Elegant novel of love, loss and redemption among the Victorians and Caledonians. Read full book review >