Search Results: "Inger Ash Wolfe"


BOOK REVIEW

THE NIGHT BELL by Inger Ash Wolfe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 15, 2016

"DI Micallef is sure to win your favor, but expect your initial excitement to slowly fizzle out."
In this fourth installment (A Door in the River, 2012, etc.), Ontario police inspector Hazel Micallef becomes intimately involved in a case connecting back to her childhood. Read full book review >

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THE TAKEN by Inger Ash Wolfe
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 15, 2010

"Beautiful writing is just one of the pleasures of this Chinese-box puzzler."
What looks like a prank lures a Canadian police chief into an investigation of a bone-chilling crime. Read full book review >

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A DOOR IN THE RIVER by Inger Ash Wolfe
Released: Nov. 15, 2012

"Darkens steadily from its deceptively quiet opening to its wild and woolly climax. But it's only the shocking epilogue that reveals Wolfe's true subject as the murder of innocence."
The apparently accidental death of an inoffensive man everyone in Kehoe Glenn loved begins Ontario DI Hazel Micallef's latest odyssey of crime. Read full book review >

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ASH by Malinda Lo
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"Beautiful language magically wrought; beautiful storytelling magically told. (Fantasy. 12 & up)"
An unexpected reimagining of the Cinderella tale, exquisite and pristine, unfolding deliberately. Read full book review >

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ASH by Lisa Rowe Fraustino
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: April 1, 1995

"A valuable look at adolescent schizophrenia. (Fiction. 12+)"
How does a family handle mental illness when it appears in their midst? Read full book review >

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ASH by James Herbert
Released: Dec. 11, 2012

"A yarn that has almost everything wrong with it, yet still reveals a compelling truth."
Curious blend of supernatural horror and conspiracy theory, from the veteran ghost-chaser (The Secret of Crickley Hall, 2006, etc.). Read full book review >

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Released: May 7, 2007

"Lush and fascinating: an essential reference for Wolfe fans and scholars."
Impressive array of primary documents, photographs, commentary and miscellany relating to the novelist's short life and controversial career. Read full book review >

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FIRE & ASH by Jonathan Maberry
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 13, 2013

"In the end, this gripping zombie saga is really about Hope & Love. (Science fiction. 13 & up)"
Maberry delivers a fitting conclusion to his popular Rot & Ruin series. Read full book review >

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FIGHTING RUBEN WOLFE by Markus Zusak
ADVENTURE
Released: March 1, 2001

"Engrossing. (Fiction. YA)"
From Australia, Zusak debuts with an intense tale about boxing, brotherly solidarity, and searching for self-respect. Read full book review >

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THE HOUSE OF WOLFE by James Carlos Blake
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 3, 2015

"Slightly less violent and slower paced than Blake's last look at the Wolfe family (The Rules of Wolfe, 2013), this installment is an absorbing look at dire poverty, depravity and the all-too-successful business of kidnapping for profit."
Even for criminals, there's no such thing as a perfect plan. Read full book review >

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ASH FALLS by Warren  Read
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2017

"A moody, haunting foray into rural Americana in the mold of Daniel Woodrell and Christian Kiefer."
A man's past haunts the citizens of an isolated, rural Pacific Northwest town. Read full book review >

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ASH WEDNESDAY by Ralph McInerny
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 24, 2008

"Father Dowling's 27th gently probes questions of guilt, intention and absolution while having a bit of fun with small-town nattering."
The moral ambiguity of murder. Read full book review >