Search Results: "Joss Albért"


BOOK REVIEW

PRINCESS PETAL AND THE TRAPDOOR by Joss  Albért
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 11, 2012

"Even with some nicely executed animation and an impressive look, the story of the princess and the trapdoor is too slight a narrative for its production work. (iPad storybook app. 4-9)"
A visually snazzy app about a bored princess is hamstrung by a weak story. Read full book review >

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AMONG THE MISSING by Morag Joss
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 21, 2011

"Joss (The Night Following, 2008, etc.) builds the relationships among her sad trio slowly, through excruciatingly subtle modulations of tone. But the ending fully justifies every intimation of imminent doom."
The harrowing collapse of a Scottish bridge links three lost souls as they lurch toward an even more horrifying finale. Read full book review >

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MIRROR DEEP by Joss Landry
Released: Oct. 17, 2012

"A dynamic mystery, as unstoppable as the attraction between the book's two main characters."
In Landry's debut romantic mystery, a young woman learns a shocking and potentially dangerous truth about her past. Read full book review >

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THE NIGHT FOLLOWING by Morag Joss
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 4, 2008

"Joss begins her psychological vivisection where other suspense novelists leave off. The results are extraordinary."
A calamitous accident is followed by an even more unsettling event in this sixth helping of psychological suspense from Joss (Half Broken Things, 2005, etc.). Read full book review >

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I CAN SEE YOU by Joss Landry
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 23, 2014

"A gripping, disturbing tale about the importance of love, acceptance and letting kids be kids."
A young girl's paranormal gift—or is it a curse?—of sight makes her the target of a murderous madman in Landry's (Mirror Deep, 2012) shadowy thriller. Read full book review >

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HALF BROKEN THINGS by Morag Joss
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 27, 2005

"A grim, courageous work that crosses into dark, interior regions American readers rarely dare to tread."
Intriguing interior narrative by British crime novelist Joss explores the deviant pleasures of the solitary elderly housesitter. Read full book review >