Search Results: "Hillary Rollins"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: July 17, 2001

"A carton of rum-soaked bonbons. Don't say you weren't warned."
Paste jewels of fairytale erotica. Read full book review >

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QUEEN OF LIKES by Hillary Homzie
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 5, 2016

"Timely fun for phone-addicted middle schoolers. (Fiction. 9-13)"
How can a middle school girl survive without her phone? Read full book review >

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TONY PARTLY CLOUDY by Nick Rollins
MYSTERY THRILLER

"A consistently engaging dramatic thriller."
A popular meteorologist with a knack for accurate predictions clashes with gangsters in Rollins' debut thriller. Read full book review >

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THE VIEW FROM THE TOP by Hillary Frank
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 1, 2010

Melancholy vignettes of the summer after high school in a dead-end, seaside town called Normal. Read full book review >

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SUPER VIXENS' DYMAXION LOUNGE by Hillary Johnson
NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 1997

"Johnson is a universe shaper, with a powerful mind careening slightly to self-parody, and a lot of attitude."
A collection of dark and clever essays from Buzz magazine's Johnson (Physical Culture, 1989) pumps up L.A. eccentricities with metaphors of the profound. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 1996

"A compelling, well-documented account, certain to be compared to Randy Shilts's And the Band Played On. (Author tour)"
A relentless, meticulous, and highly persuasive exposÇ by a journalist who spent nine years investigating the medical research establishment's failure to take seriously chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BONE LABYRINTH by James Rollins
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 15, 2015

"Improbable, sure, and complicated enough to try the reader's patience at points. Still, as we've come to expect from Rollins, an altogether satisfying techno-thriller."
Planet of the Apes meets Rocky—or maybe The Big Bang Theory. Read full book review >

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THE SIXTH EXTINCTION by James Rollins
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 12, 2014

"Tune in to find out. Literature it's not—more like an industrial product that sort of looks like it, in the same way that a fast-food burger resembles food. Still, it's plenty tasty, if not very nutritious."
Mash up Lovecraft and Ludlum, stir in exotic geography and lashings of mad science, and you've got the latest from the Rollins (Bloodline, 2012, etc.) pop-thriller factory. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE HOLLOW GIRL by Hillary Monahan
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 10, 2017

"A cathartic revenge fantasy of rape recovery, Quentin Tarantino-style, weakened by the stereotype-laden depiction of Romani people. (Fantasy/horror. 14-17)"
A Welsh Romani girl faces appalling violence and responds with magic. Read full book review >