Search Results: "John Wayne Falbey"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 16, 2012

"Tighten up this thriller and you've got a contender."
In this thriller, an inadvertent car accident involving a former CIA agent and a top-secret black ops agent believed to be dead starts a firestorm that has the CIA and FBI frantically searching for answers. Read full book review >

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ARE YOU LAUGHING AT ME? by John Wayne Sears
Released: Jan. 24, 2012

"In this chronicle of humorous adventuring, Sears could use more adventure."
A disaster-prone adventurer gets into various predicaments at home in British Columbia and the far-flung locales of Hawaii, Costa Rica and Mexico in Sears' debut memoir. Read full book review >

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DRAGON by Wayne Anderson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 8, 1992

Once again, a creature hatches, seeks its mother among unlike animals, and eventually finds her. Read full book review >

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ARCTIC A TO Z by Wayne Lynch
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2009

This entry in a limited series that offers surveys of various topics in abecedarian form focuses on the adaptations that allow the people, animals and plants that make their home in the Arctic to survive, as well as on the natural phenomena that make this such a special place, from the Aurora Borealis to zooplankton. Read full book review >

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CATALOOCHEE by Wayne Caldwell
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 22, 2007

"A wonderful novel, and a first-rate debut."
One hundred years in Appalachia are detailed in a lovely and gently captivating first novel from North Carolina native Caldwell. Read full book review >

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THE LONE WOLF MURDERS by Wayne Littrell
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 6, 2013

"This thriller's full-throttle pace leaves minor plot points and characters in the dust, but most readers will enjoy the ride nonetheless."
In Littrell's debut thriller, a biker witnesses a murder and flees, but he must contend with two killers who leave more bodies in their wakes as they search for him. Read full book review >

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UNION OF WORDS by Wayne Fields
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 18, 1996

"Excellent political, social, and intellectual history—and eloquently presented, as befits its subject."
An engrossing history of the American presidency and its practitioners, from Washington to Clinton, as told in their own words. Read full book review >

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ROLL THE DICE by Wayne Avrashow
Released: Nov. 28, 2017

"This novel's protagonist may not be the most relatable, but his story offers an informative take on modern political madness."
A roaring political novel about an unlikely U.S. Senate candidate in Nevada. Read full book review >

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RUMORS AND STONES by Wayne Karlin
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 1996

"A deft melding of disparate narratives, forming a unique and valuable addition to the literature of the Holocaust."
A deeply emotional, intellectual, and literary examination of the Holocaust, framed through one man's journey to a small Polish town in which 2,000 Jews were executed by the Germans in 1941. Read full book review >

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THE CUSTODIAN OF PARADISE by Wayne Johnston
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2007

"Johnston may be the best of all the 21st century's neo-Victorian novelists, and this riveting three-decker is not to be missed."
One of contemporary fiction's most memorable characters dominates this hefty companion volume to the prizewinning Canadian author's 1999 masterpiece The Colony of Unrequited Dreams. Read full book review >