Search Results: "J.A. Souders"


BOOK REVIEW

RENEGADE by J.A. Souders
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Nov. 13, 2012

"As the bodies pile up, readers should join Evie in her dawning horror at what Mother has wrought; instead, those who have stuck with her will just be dying to escape. (Dystopian romance. 12-16)"
In yet another grim, dystopian near-future, another pair of star-crossed lovers resists a megalomaniacal overlord. Read full book review >

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REBELLION by J.A. Souders
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 12, 2016

"Invested readers may well feel terribly cheated; uninvested readers shouldn't bother. (Dystopian romance. 14-18)"
Back in Elysium, former Daughter of the People Evie and her Surface Dweller sweetie, Gavin, plot revolution. Read full book review >

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DAY OF THE DEAD by J.A. Jance
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 20, 2004

"Despite the grisly patina, this is a neat fit for the Jance formula (Partner in Crime, 2002, etc.), her signature blend of mystery-lite and soap-opera heavy."
Jance macabre. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 6, 2015

"A telling inside view of 20 years in international tiger conservation work, including the successes, failures and the work that is still required."
Conservation consultant Mills examines the failure of conservationists to stop the commodification and farming of endangered tigers. Read full book review >

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DAMAGE CONTROL by J.A. Jance
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 22, 2008

"Standard Jance (Justice Denied, 2007, etc.): chick-lit dappled with detection."
As usual, Sheriff Joanna Brady has a lot on her plate, some of it related to law enforcement. Read full book review >

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WEB OF EVIL by J.A. Jance
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 9, 2007

"Plotloose."
A beset blogger seeks solace in cyberspace in this slapdash effort from bestseller Jance (Dead Wrong, 2006, etc.). Read full book review >

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HOUR OF THE HUNTER by J.A. Jance
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 15, 1991

A hodgepodge hardcover debut in which two Native American medicine men, an Arizona lawman, a young widow and her son, and a Papago basket-weaver/wise woman are inexorably drawn into confrontation with the evil ohb, a university professor-turned-serial-killer, who upended their lives six years before when he tortured and murdered the basket-weaver's granddaughter and then stage-managed a suicide/flame-up for his distraught accomplice Garrison Ladd. Read full book review >