Search Results: "J. T. Buckley"


BOOK REVIEW

BLOOD AND STEEL by J. T. Buckley
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Oct. 22, 2013

"A bounty of blood to satiate vampire fans."
A human and a vampire put their newfangled love on hold to stop a rogue vampire from forming an army of bloodsuckers and inciting a revolution in the author's debut supernatural thriller. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 2000

"Intellectually challenging but very readable, this examination of the most troubling European turmoil of the last decade is highly recommended for both personal use and professional reference."
A wonderfully diverse collection of essays, memoirs, letters, and interviews that comprises a robust spectrum of views on the Kosovo conflict and the NATO air campaign. Read full book review >

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THE DARKNESS BEHIND ME by T. J. Shannon
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 14, 2014

"A cautionary tale of one man's overreaching for excitement and the deadly consequences."
Shannon debuts with a character-driven murder mystery set in the late 1960s. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: July 21, 2011

"A digestible account of creationist beliefs peppered with distracting, incendiary comparisons with opposing viewpoints."
Part defense of creationist beliefs, part guidebook for persuading the unbeliever. Read full book review >

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The Men of the USS Arizona (BB-39) by T. J. Cooper
NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 9, 2013

"Perhaps too dense for casual readers, but serious history buffs will be astonished."
An exhaustive compendium memorializing every serviceman assigned to the USS Arizona, destroyed by the Japanese at Pearl Harbor. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 4, 2011

"Serviceable but undermined by its political proselytizing."
Trump and Kiyosaki are back with a tag-team tutorial on how to rake in oodles of cash as a winning entrepreneur. Read full book review >

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Teacher Trade! by Jennie M. Warmouth
Released: June 7, 2013

"Younger elementary school students will enjoy this book's mostly clever wordplay while broadening their worldview."
In this debut children's picture book, American and Scottish teachers trade classes and find that the English language isn't the same everywhere—and hilarious misunderstandings ensue. Read full book review >

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UNDERTOW by Michael Buckley
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 5, 2015

"Odd but nevertheless exciting. (Dystopic fantasy. 13-16)"
The Alpha arrive on the shores of Coney Island. Read full book review >

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RAGING SEA by Michael Buckley
Released: Feb. 2, 2016

"Watery fun right up to the cliffhanger for readers willing to go with the flow. (Fantasy. 13 & up)"
After the aquatic Rusalka's initial invasion in Undertow (2015), Alpha-human hybrid Lyric is a wanted terrorist looking for her family.Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"Correctly described by the author as 'a sad tale . . . of promise unfulfilled, and of strength thwarted by weakness,' but also as good a case as any against the existence of royalty. (Illustrations, not seen)"
Newcomer Buckley catches in all its peculiarity the life of a woman who abdicated Sweden's throne primarily because she couldn't stand all that pressure to get married. Read full book review >

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A DEADLY BETROTHAL by Fiona Buckley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"Another fascinating look at Elizabethan life that hinges on a complex mystery."
Being the illegitimate sister of Queen Elizabeth I once again puts a widow in danger. Read full book review >