Search Results: "Holy Ghost Writer"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Jan. 6, 2013

"An easy and light read, especially for young sci-fi mystery lovers."
In Holy Ghost Writer's third installment of his 12-book series, Zeddy, a young boy, embarks on an epic journey to find and save his father. Read full book review >

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The Anonymous Girl (Special Edition) by Holy Ghost Writer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 20, 2014

"A persecution fantasy for conspiracy theorists."
In a sequel of sorts to The Sovereign Order of Monte Cristo (2013), hacker extraordinaire Zaydee exacts revenge from within a federal prison after she's falsely arrested by two corrupt FBI agents. Read full book review >

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The Count of Monte Cristo as Retold by Sherlock Holmes by Holy Ghost Writer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 4, 2013

"A curious, intriguing effort to retell a classic through the eyes of an iconic character, but several unanswered questions remain."
A unique twist on a time-honored tale that interweaves several literary characters. Read full book review >

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FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 4, 2013

"A long, unwieldy novel that recapitulates a story told better by its original author, with a final third setting up a story that remains to be told."
A retelling of Alexandre Dumas' 1844 classic The Count of Monte Cristo that continues the story of Edmond Dantès. Read full book review >

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Released: July 8, 2012

"This slim sequel with flimsy characters makes for a quick, easy read."
Edmond Dantes, and his many identities, traverses the world in this whirlwind of a sequel. Read full book review >

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PINKIE AND BLUEBOY by Sadia Barrameda
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 16, 2015

"An unpredictable, improbable exploration of the trials and tribulations of marijuana trafficking."
Young love is overtaken by the excitement of the drug trade in this joint effort by the pseudonymous Holy Ghost Writer and Barrameda (9/11: Terrorists' Descent into Jahannam, 2015, etc.). Read full book review >

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THE GHOST WRITER by Philip Roth
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 19, 1979

"Elegantly floating and at the same time firmly grounded to home and heart—a sonata-like masterwork."
Is it possible that Portnoy's Complaint will some day be remembered only as the book that made Philip Roth famous enough to afford to write great, quiet novellas later on? Read full book review >

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THE GHOST WRITER by John Harwood
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2004

"A wonderful debut, evoking a century's worth of family history, by a multitalented and artistically ambidextrous newcomer."
A compulsively readable, sturdily plotted mystery set in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Here, the central importance of paintings, diaries, and ghosts lends the intrigue a distinctly Jamesian feel. Read full book review >

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HOLY GHOST GIRL by Donna Johnson
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 13, 2011

"A trustworthy narrator, Johnson is consistently funny, poetic and remarkably devoid of bitterness."
Growing up on the revivalist sawdust trail in the 1960s. Read full book review >

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AND OF THE HOLY GHOST by Fredric Maffei
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 21, 2010

"An absorbing, if uneven, mix of beguiling magical realism and bombastic social commentary."
A spirit—too scabrous to be completely holy—walks the earth weighing human souls in this florid fantasia. Read full book review >