Search Results: "Karen Pullen"


BOOK REVIEW

COLD FEET by Karen Pullen
Released: Jan. 16, 2013

"The best thing about this debut is the chili recipe (tried and tasted) that ends it."
The perfect wedding gift: strychnine for the bride. Read full book review >

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COLD HEART by Karen Pullen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 18, 2017

"A complex case with a surfeit of red herrings that still marks a distinct improvement over Pullen's uninspiring debut (Cold Feet, 2013)."
A North Carolina cop lands her dream job with the Homicide Division only to risk becoming a victim herself. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 1994

"In the interim, however, this serves as a fine introduction to a stimulating thinker whose influence continues to rise as therapy becomes more pragmatic and less dogmatic."
Eminently useful, although somewhat contradictory, this admiring intellectual biography of an iconoclastic psychoanalyst recapitulates the strengths and weaknesses of its subject's thought. Read full book review >

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KAREN MEMORY by Elizabeth Bear
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Feb. 3, 2015

"Supplies all the Bear necessities: strong female characters, existential threats, intriguing developments and a touch of the light fantastic."
Steampunk: Something of a new venture for Bear, whose previous output (Steles of the Sky, 2014, etc.) has ranged from heroic fantasy to science fiction, often with an embedded murder mystery.Read full book review >

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Karen Lost and Found by Karen Wilson
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 16, 2015

"An unforgettable memoir about a lesser-known legacy of domestic violence."
Wilson's first-person account of living with a traumatic brain injury. Read full book review >

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How I Married Karen by Robert J. Avrech
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 2, 2013

"A delightfully romantic, true story of unabashed, unapologetic and unwavering persistence."
A memoir about a young man's coming-of-age as an Orthodox Jew in New York and his protracted courtship of his wife. Read full book review >

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ANGELS THREE: THE KAREN PERRY STORY by Landon J. Napoleon
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 23, 2015

"An absorbing read that serves as a reminder to cherish every moment."
On the evening before Thanksgiving, an airplane shuttling Perry's ex-husband and three small children crashed into a mountainside, killing them instantly. This biography charts Perry's journey to, and eventually beyond, that "agonizing night." Read full book review >

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Naked Ambition by Rick Pullen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 2, 2016

"This thriller offers an intricate puzzle with a few surprises and some strategic power grabs as a hardened journalist pursues the story of his career."
A seasoned Washington, D.C., newspaper reporter uncovers a potentially explosive corruption scandal in this debut political novel. Read full book review >

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FRIDAY MY RADIO FLYER FLEW by Zachary Pullen
ADVENTURE
Released: May 6, 2008

"Pullen's artful oil paintings zoom in and out on the father and son in exaggerated, distorting perspectives, emphasizing the boy's expressive face and his dad in gleeful moments. (Picture book. 3-7)"
The possibilities of the little red wagon have captured the imagination of children for decades. Read full book review >

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BAGGAGE CHECK by M.J. Pullen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 12, 2016

"In this story, no romance, friendship, or parent-child relationship is perfect, which makes it all the more uplifting and sweet."
In the satisfying conclusion to the Marriage Pact series, the villain from Book 1 reconciles her past and finds her happily-ever-after in her hometown of Oreville, Alabama. Read full book review >

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REGRETS ONLY by M.J. Pullen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2016

"Readers looking for suspense will find little action here, but romance abounds in this sexy and modern love story."
A high-powered event planner with a stalker hot on her heels falls for a young country star in Pullen's follow-up to The Marriage Pact (2015).Read full book review >

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HOCKEY HERO by Zachary Hyman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 13, 2015

"A fine look into hockey's heart. (Picture book. 6-9)"
In hockey, there is a tradition: win or lose, you rise to the challenge. Read full book review >