Search Results: "J.E. Poulson"


BOOK REVIEW

PARADOX by J.E. Poulson
Released: Aug. 16, 2012

"A gripping mystery with sci-fi elements and an endearing protagonist."
In Poulson's debut novel, a London inspector searches for an elusive serial killer who seems to have been killing for nearly a century. Read full book review >

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Jesus Delayed by J.E. Gulbrandsen
NON-FICTION
Released: July 25, 2016

"An important contribution to Evangelical thought."
A radical reinterpretation of the Bible and the core of mainstream Evangelical theology. Read full book review >

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STAGE FRIGHT by Christine Poulson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 16, 2005

"Poulson deftly keeps up the tension while manipulating the roles characters play on and off the stage: an academic cozy with attitude."
Professor Cassandra James (Murder Is Academic, 2004), adapting the Victorian warhorse East Lynne for the stage, discovers that the real melodrama is happening behind the scenes. Read full book review >

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MURDER IS ACADEMIC by Christine Poulson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 7, 2004

"Poulson's debut offers charming proof of Raymond Chandler's remark about the viciousness with which academics pursue their careers."
Even if you feel that your professor has the power of life and death over you, is that any reason to drown her while she's grading your work? Read full book review >

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THE GIRL FROM FELONY BAY by J.E. Thompson
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 30, 2013

"A successful turn by a promising new author. (Mystery. 9-12)"
A tale bursting with intrigue and adventure finds its setting deep in the South Carolina Lowcountry. Read full book review >

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ON THE SPUR OF SPEED by J.E. Fender
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 29, 2005

"Competent, but no match for the grander sagas of near-contemporary warriors Aubrey, Sharpe and Hornblower—or Tremain, for that matter."
In which patriotic swabbies do their bit for the American Revolution, and practically everyone talks like Robert Newton in Treasure Island. Read full book review >

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Crossing Borders by J.E. Wells
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 18, 2016

"An ambitious and topical story about a courageous Southern lawyer."
A Mexican drug cartel and a U.S. senator target an attorney after he takes a case involving illegal immigration in this debut thriller. Read full book review >

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The Summertime  Adventures of the Seward School Bombers by J.E. Tooley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 18, 2013

"A robust and often hilarious, if somewhat slow-paced, bildungsroman."
Tooley's comic debut novel follows the anarchic misadventures of a gang of boys coming-of-age in Arizona's Sonora Desert in the late 1960s. Read full book review >

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DISAPPEARANCE AT HANGMAN'S BLUFF by J.E. Thompson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 2, 2014

"Nail-biting suspense, distinctive yet realistic characters and an abundance of local color will win this one lots of fans. (Mystery. 9-12)"
Intrepid sleuths and best friends Abbey Force, descendent of the former owners of Reward Plantation, and Bee Force, descendent of slaves on that same plantation, set out to solve another mystery in the South Carolina Lowcountry. Read full book review >