Search Results: "Kathleen Flanagan Rollins"


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MISFITS & HEROES by Kathleen Flanagan Rollins
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 4, 2010

"The kind of dangerous book that makes you want to remove most of your clothing, climb in a dugout and just start paddling."
Rollins tells an epic tale of ancient conflict, migration, spirit-world mystery and love. Read full book review >

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A Meeting of Clans by Kathleen Flanagan Rollins
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: April 19, 2014

"A fantasy tale that artfully blends the crude and the enchanted."
In Rollins' sweeping Pleistocene epic, seafarers meet on the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Read full book review >

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PAST THE LAST ISLAND by Kathleen Flanagan Rollins
Released: Dec. 6, 2012

"An exciting story set in an imaginative, capably rendered prehistoric world."
An epic of high drama, set 14,000 years ago against the days of spirits and strange happenings. Read full book review >

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TONY PARTLY CLOUDY by Nick Rollins
MYSTERY THRILLER

"A consistently engaging dramatic thriller."
A popular meteorologist with a knack for accurate predictions clashes with gangsters in Rollins' debut thriller. Read full book review >

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A KNIFE EDGE by David Rollins
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 24, 2009

"Cooper is a great character, but a plot that relies on way too many outlandish coincidences ultimately ruins the book."
A military investigator wisecracks his way through a series of oddly connected cases. Read full book review >

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JAKE RANSOM AND THE HOWLING SPHINX by James Rollins
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 3, 2011

"Likely to win Jake more fans, this will have adventure seekers of both genders clamoring for volume three (likely to deal with Norse lore, given the dropped hints). (Adventure. 9-12)"
An adventure series mashup built on Indiana Jones-like tropes picks up steam with this second volume. Read full book review >

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BLOODLINE by James Rollins
Released: June 26, 2012

"A predictable tale in which the hits, and the blood spatter, just keep coming."
Rollins returns with another Sigma Force thriller. Read full book review >

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THE JUDAS STRAIN by James Rollins
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 1, 2007

"Relentless action in spectacular places and plenty of spurious science provide more than enough distraction from some fairly breathtaking coincidences and leaps of logic."
Long dormant organisms, roused from their slumber by insidious international villains, threaten civilization with the unstoppable plague that spoiled Marco Polo's trip home. Read full book review >

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Released: May 1, 1995

"Rollins proves this adage to be true, especially when it comes to the largely untold female perspective of African-American history."
A moving biography of an ordinary African-American woman who leads an extraordinary life. Read full book review >

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EVENING’S EMPIRE by Bill Flanagan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2010

"Assured, often lyrical and true to the world of the star-maker machinery behind the popular song. A lively complement to Nick Hornby's High Fidelity, Mark Hudson's The Music in My Head and Laurence Gonzales's Jambeaux."
Satisfying, near-epic tale of a British rock band, from the fresh young faces of the '60s to the melting-cheese faces of today. Read full book review >

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THE END OF THE HUNT by Thomas Flanagan
Released: April 7, 1994

"A nasty little war with even nastier consequences, deftly described with enough details to satisfy those who prefer their history lightly spritzed with fiction."
Award-winning novelist of Irish history Thomas Flanagan (The Tenants of Time, 1988, etc.) sets his new novel, as densely packed and relentlessly thorough as usual, in the turbulent 1920's, an era whose legacy lingers today in strife-ridden Northern Ireland. Read full book review >