Search Results: "Kaye Freemartin"


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THE CURRENTS OF SCORPIO by Kaye Freemartin
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

"A welcome addition to the realm of dystopian fantasy, adding new twists of its own."
The third book in Freemartin's (The Curse of Capricorn: The Zodiac Mysteries Book 2, 2014, etc.) Read full book review >

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THE ROOT OF SCARCITY by Kaye Freemartin
FICTION & LITERATURE

"A dark and compelling tale of violence and dementia in colonial Massachusetts, with an unforgettable young girl at the heart of it all."
A historical novel of psychological suspense explores 17th-century New England. Read full book review >

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The Cult of Leo by Kaye Freemartin
FICTION & LITERATURE

"A fresh addition to an enjoyable series."
Continuation of Freemartin's (The Currents of Scorpio: The Zodiac Mysteries Book 3, 2014) Zodiac Mystery series featuring the Cuspians, women reviled for having been born on the cusp of two zodiac signs.Read full book review >

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MYSTERY THRILLER

"A quirky, satisfying mystery that will leave readers eagerly awaiting the next installment."
While searching for stolen artwork, an investigator uncovers a possible murder and political conspiracy in Freemartin's enjoyable sci-fi mystery debut. Read full book review >

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THE CURSE OF CAPRICORN by Kaye Freemartin
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

"A rare sci-fi sequel that improves upon its strong predecessor."
In the second book of Freemartin's sci-fi Zodiac Mysteries series (The Cusp of Aries, 2013), a nightclub owner uncovers a class-based conspiracy. Read full book review >

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SOLOMON SNOW AND THE STOLEN JEWEL by Kaye Umansky
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2007

"Though the Prodigy's over-the-top baby talk is sometimes too nauseatingly cloying to bear, this farce is quirky and fun. (Fiction. 8-11)"
This pseudo-Dickensian sequel to The Silver Spoon of Solomon Snow (2005, re-titled in 2007), takes Solly, Prudence and the Infant Prodigy on a quest to rescue Prudence's poacher father from the County Jail. Read full book review >

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THE SILVER SPOON OF SOLOMON SNOW by Kaye Umansky
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2005

"Despite some excesses—the Infant Prodigy's speech impediment quickly goes beyond funny to annoying—this over-the-top parody of Oliver Twist-type adventures is a good giggle. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Foundling Solly searches for his origins in a humorously Dickensian world. Read full book review >

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REAL HEROES by Marilyn Kaye
BIOGRAPHY
Released: April 1, 1993

"Flawed but of value. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Mr. Logan, a favorite teacher, is one of the few people willing to leave Kevin alone about his mother's recent ``abandonment'' of her family. Read full book review >

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HARD TO LET GO by Laura Kaye
Released: June 30, 2015

"A supersexy, high-octane romantic suspense novel that concludes the popular Hard Ink series in a completely satisfying way."
Investigating the betrayal of his Special Forces A-Team, Beckett Murda knows he shouldn't give in to his sizzling attraction to Kat Rixey, his teammate's sister who's way too good for him, but tensions are high, sex is a good release, and risk is second nature. Read full book review >

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THE LIFE ALL AROUND ME BY ELLEN FOSTER by Kaye Gibbons
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2006

"Ellen's fortune has improved, but her charm has curdled into self-congratulatory superiority."
After six intervening novels (Divining Women, 2004, etc.), Gibbons returns to the eponymous heroine of her first, Ellen Foster (1987), still plucky and brilliant but no longer beset by hard luck. Read full book review >

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YOU'RE THE ONE by Robin Kaye
ROMANCE
Released: June 4, 2013

"An adequate effort for the right romance audience but a step down from Back To You."
Logan Blaise comes home to Red Hook, Brooklyn, to keep an eye on his sick father and the family restaurant and ends up falling in love with the talented but secretive chef he hires. This is the second installment of Kaye's Red Hook trilogy (Back to You, 2012). Read full book review >