Search Results: "Joseph M. Schuster"


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THE MIGHT-HAVE-BEEN by Joseph M. Schuster
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 20, 2012

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An engrossing yarn about a man and his love of baseball. Read full book review >

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SEE THE THREAD DROP by David M Schuster
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

"An intriguing premise with vivid melding of science and myth."
In this science-fiction novel, a group of rebels defies the Guild, a monopoly that controls nanotechnology-based health care. Read full book review >

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THE SINGULAR EXPLOITS OF WONDER MOM & PARTY GIRL by Marc Schuster
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 2011

"Although the plot is a bit overfamiliar, Schuster does a fine job in maintaining Audrey's aura of denial even as she plunges deeper into quicksand of her own making."
A suburban single mother of two juggles her motherly responsibilities, the editorship of a local paper and a growing addiction to cocaine. Read full book review >

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Resurrection by Regina M. Joseph
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: May 1, 2014

"An energetic sci-fi yarn that's sure to please series fans and maybe even recruit a few new ones."
In this third volume in Joseph's (Khamlok, 2013, etc.) sci-fi series, members of an alien civilization return to their planet, Alterra, after being stranded on Earth only to encounter terrorist attacks and treachery. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 12, 2004

"A fine and necessary work."
The legendary Lakota leader receives due honor in this searching biography. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 14, 2007

"A profoundly loving and proudly tendentious view of a bloody battle and the fierce cultural warfare that ensued."
Custer's Last Stand from the Lakota point of view. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 6, 1993

"Though couched in well-mannered, even cautious, prose, Murphy's linkages offer a provocative new interpretation of the black American religious experience—one that's likely to inspire Afrocentrics even as it wrinkles the collars of conservative clerics and theologians."
Murphy's Santer°a (1988) was a dramatic firsthand, if scholarly, account of that African-Cuban religion. Read full book review >

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Khamlok by Regina M. Joseph
Released: March 1, 2013

"A new take on life, love and war among extraterrestrial colonists that successfully clears the launch pad."
In the second volume of Joseph's (Colony Earth, 2012) fantasy saga, humanlike aliens try to adapt to settled life and interspecies marriagein Britain during the Iron Age, inciting conflict with each other as well as rival fiefdoms. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2001

"Wise words by an authentic representative of Lakota culture—a pleasure to find in a literature dominated by wannabes—add up to a self-help/inspirational book of a high order."
A book of virtues, Sioux style, that puts the works of Allan Bloom and William Bennett to shame. Read full book review >

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Released: July 18, 2017

"What could have been another average cathartic memoir becomes a page-turner thanks to lucid writing and thrilling storytelling."
A memoir from the former foreign correspondent for the Wall Street Journal and the Christian Science Monitor. Read full book review >

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THE GRIEVERS by Marc Schuster
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2012

"Schuster's off-kilter portrait of a guy unsatisfied like the old Replacements song adds pivotal bite to the pre-programmed humor of his ensemble."
When a prep-school classmate dies, a graduate student past his sell-by date must face his escalating anxiety over growing up. Read full book review >