Search Results: "K. M. Edwards"


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THE CONSTANT CHILD by K. M.  Edwards
Released: Feb. 8, 2012

"Best suited for readers who enjoy getting to know people through long, pleasant, one-sided exchanges over food and wine."
In Edwards' debut novel, 62-year-old Marion von Muellerstahl relocates from Chicago to Berger, Mo., after the death of her husband to reconnect with family she hasn't seen in nearly half a century. Read full book review >

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THE CHANGEABLE CHILD by K. M.  Edwards
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 4, 2013

"A slowly paced entry in a trilogy that deals with the aftermath of abuse."
The second volume of Edward's (The Constant Child, 2012) trilogy follows Joy Chambers, nee Martina Cambridge, who has moved to Berger, Mo., after fleeing her abusive husband. Read full book review >

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THE CAPABLE CHILD by K. M.  Edwards
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 11, 2014

"A fairy tale wrap-up to a small-town series."
In the concluding volume of Edwards' (The Changeable Child, 2013) trilogy, a newly divorced mom returns to Berger, Missouri, handling fortune, revelations, and romance. Read full book review >

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WIZDOM AND PANDORA by K. M. Woodard
Released: Oct. 29, 2013

"An imaginative, if not particularly original, YA adventure."
The fast-paced first installment of a magical YA fantasy series. Read full book review >

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DARE I CALL IT MURDER? by Larry M. Edwards
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 9, 2013

"A powerful testament to a son's unyielding determination to tell his parents' story."
A chilling memoir of a family tragedy and its painful aftermath. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: July 15, 2011

"A unique, humorous way of viewing financial folly."
Edwards presents a novel approach to the financial debacle by analyzing the expressions we've come to associate with fraud and dishonesty. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 1992

"Plodding at times, with too many overly detailed case histories, but still a much-needed book in an ongoing struggle."
Responding to the troubled racial landscape of 1990's America- -where the press reports endlessly on black ``failure'' and professional blacks Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill gain prominence through scandal—Edwards (coauthor, Muhammad Ali, YA, 1977) and Polite (a psychologist specializing in the problems of the black middle class) offer a worthy glimpse into the world of black success. Read full book review >

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DRIZZLE OF YESTERYEARS by M K Ajay
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2006

"More misses than hits, but heralds a bright future."
A collection of short fiction examining the lives of 21st-century Indians. Read full book review >

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THE PEAR TREE by K. M.  Sandrick
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2017

"A well-researched, if occasionally overwritten, tale of the horrors of war."
A debut historical novel of betrayal, reprisal, defeat, and hope in World War II Czechoslovakia. Read full book review >

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NEELY JONES by M. K. Wren
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 1999

"But though Neely has winning ways, helter-skelter plotting hurts her debut."
Good thing Cornelia Jones is a practicing realist; there's not much comfort in white-bread Westport, Oregon, for African-Americans like her. Read full book review >

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Saint Lucy of the Cowboys by M. K. Long
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 9, 2014

"A well-rounded, ambitious adventure tale."
A meditative debut novel in which two friends take a fateful trip into the Southern California wilderness. Read full book review >