Search Results: "Judy Clemens"


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THE DAY WILL COME by Judy Clemens
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 2007

"Though Stella and her friends often seem an unlikely bunch, Clemens certainly keeps you guessing."
Love, milk, murder and rock and roll. Read full book review >

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EMBRACE THE GRIM REAPER by Judy Clemens
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 1, 2009

"Clemens (Different Paths, 2008, etc.) features a new leading lady with the promise of depth, though her climax, whose timing seems off, could be penalized for unnecessary roughness."
A transient tries to solve a small-town mystery with Death by her side. Read full book review >

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FLOWERS FOR HER GRAVE by Judy Clemens
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 2011

"Death is annoying, and Clemens steamrolls her plot to an abrupt conclusion in the last few pages, but Casey is bearable in small doses."
Would you want Death as your sidekick, even if you were on the run? Read full book review >

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DYING ECHO by Judy Clemens
Released: Aug. 7, 2012

"Having Death as her tipster makes sleuthing easier for Casey (Flowers for Her Grave, 2011, etc.), whose latest adventure provides mystery, romance and the hope that she'll get her life back together."
A woman with a dark past must confront her demons to save her brother from a murder charge. Read full book review >

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DIFFERENT PATHS by Judy Clemens
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"A sprightly tale and a surprising ending, along with Clemens's trademark quirky characters."
A sleuthing dairy farmer has her hands full with a lady killer. Read full book review >

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LEAVE TOMORROW BEHIND by Judy Clemens
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 3, 2013

"Unfortunately, the intended wit and quirkiness with which Clemens (Flowers for Her Grave, 2011, etc.) attempts to endow her characters often misses the mark, leaving Stella less interesting than she's supposed to be."
A folksy fair turned deadly forces an unconventional dairy farmer to solve more than just a murder to save the day. Read full book review >

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PUNCHING OUT by Paul Clemens
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 18, 2011

"On-the-ground, compelling stories about the decline of an American city and industry due to corporate greed."
Immersion journalism about what happens to an automobile-manufacturing plant after it closes. Read full book review >

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WIT’CH GATE by James Clemens
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2001

"Clemens warns us cannot last forever."
Fourth doorstopper of a promised five in California veterinarian Clemens's epic fantasy (Wit'ch War, 2000, etc.). Read full book review >

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MADE IN DETROIT by Paul Clemens
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 13, 2005

"If Detroit is grim and fraught, it is in its tensions that Clemens finds the material to make his memoir thrum like his father's dragster."
A deep-running portrait of growing up in Detroit during the 1970s and 80s. Read full book review >

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WIT'CH FIRE by James Clemens
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 1, 1998

"And any sensible editor would've blue-penciled all those du'mb dam'n apos'trophes. (Author tour)"
Book One of a fantasy series from newcomer Clemens. Read full book review >

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Marshmallow Toes by Melissa Clemens
Released: Feb. 26, 2013

"Despite some flaws, children may enjoy the gross-out humor while imbibing the lesson on cleanliness."
A little boy who won't clean between his toes gets taught a lesson in Clemens' debut, an illustrated children's book. Read full book review >