Search Results: "John C. Bonner"


BOOK REVIEW

THE LAZARUS PARABLE: 
A Revelation for the 21st Century by John C. Bonner
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Aug. 8, 2007

"Not much for sci-fi enthusiasts to gnaw on, but gravy for inquiring Bible readers."
Bonner spins out a biblically fueled, apocalyptic, intergalactic cautionary tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I TALK SLOWER THAN I THINK by C. D. Bonner
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 28, 2012

"A sweet, gentle book that captures a man's youth in all of its wonder."
A debut memoir that bursts with Southern flavor and charm. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 1993

"The best Bio 101 you're likely to find. (Twenty-four line illustrations)"
Charming, fascinating, and insightful, this slim volume combines a memoir of a life in science with an accessible distillation of what we know about the workings of living things. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 2001

"Bonner's own lifecycle makes for pleasant reading and inspires a new respect for slime molds."
A charming memoir combining autobiography and a 20th-century history of biology. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: March 1, 2005

"Fun for a time, eventually exhausting."
Wright envisions a nightmare for the human race that recalls H.P. Lovecraft at his most florid. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE DEAD AND THOSE ABOUT TO DIE by John C. McManus
NON-FICTION
Released: May 6, 2014

"An exciting account from the personable point of view of the soldier."
A focused tale of the hellish ascendancy of the U.S. Army's famed 1st Infantry Division on June 6, 1944, underscoring how the Normandy invasion nearly went terribly awry. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE PHOENIX EXULTANT by John C. Wright
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: May 1, 2003

"Witty, inventive, labyrinthine, with a life-sized cast, Wright's creation—something like Alexander Jablokov meets Charles Sheffield, with a dash of Gene Wolfe—grows steadily more addictive."
Wright's extraordinary far-future space opera continues (The Golden Age, 2002). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"Of great interest to students of WWII history, and a fine textbook for the military academies, with as many negative as positive examples for future strategists."
A noisy, bloody, and highly readable account of the three-month-long Battle of Normandy. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

EASY MONEY by John C. Boland
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 25, 1991

"A trenchant, sly first novel—and cerebral fun throughout."
A wry insider's view of stock fraud, corporate raiders, genteel brokerage houses, and Wall Street ethics. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE HAUNTED TRAIL by John C. Lukegord
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 22, 2013

"An unfocused horror tale that never quite moves beyond being merely a collection of gory scenes."
A brief debut tale of murders in a Dublin forest. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Breathing Deep by John C. Larizzio
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: May 20, 2015

"This earnest collection of essays on nature and self takes a close look at one individual's experience."
A book of meditations on nature and life. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ARCHITECT OF AEONS by John C. Wright
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: April 21, 2015

"Impressive, with dull intervals, but for the committed only."
Fourth of a projected six-volume series (The Judge of Ages, 2014, etc.) charting the future history of an Earth threatened by almost inconceivably advanced alien invaders. Read full book review >