Search Results: "Janson Mancheski"


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Shoot For The Stars by Janson Mancheski
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 4, 2014

"A rich mix of history, football and characters casts its subject as an incredible man who could have been a legend."
The man who might have been king of the Green Bay Packers gets his due in a football novel that also has elements of a memoir. Read full book review >

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MAL PRACTICE by Paul Janson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 30, 2013

"A debut effort that's ambitious in scope but often limited by its unsteady execution."
In Janson's (The Child in Our Hearts, 2012, etc.) first mystery, a pediatrician sued for malpractice finds himself at the epicenter of a far-reaching conspiracy. Read full book review >

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SCRATCH by Paul Janson
Released: July 19, 2014

"Infused with magical realism and some quirky capers but may struggle to find an appropriate audience."
A YA novel about a pet cat with magical powers. Read full book review >

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HISTORY
Released: Feb. 1, 1997

History Of Art For Young People (632 pp.; $49.50; Feb. 1997; 0- 8109-4150-3): A quarter-century after it was first published as the high-school student's edition of H.W. Janson's History of Art (1962), this one-stop compendium for those researching any aspect of Western art history has evolved to an even higher level of elegance and accessibility. Read full book review >

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ICE CREAM WAR by Paul Janson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 9, 2014

"A light tale that will appeal to fans of the cozy mystery genre."
In Janson's (Mal Practice, 2013, etc.) mystery set in small-town Nebraska, an ice cream shop owner reluctantly assists her business rival when a dead body is found in his store. Read full book review >