Search Results: "Krista Everson"


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Regret by Krista Everson
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 27, 2013

"A series to watch; obviously an early effort, but with clever character development and high-stakes drama."
Mermaid-vampire Kristella struggles to find a balance between her human and supernatural lives in the face of a wedding, vengeful goblins and a prophecy. Read full book review >

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Released: April 7, 2011

"An intriguing, fresh take on the vampire genre, but doesn't quite fulfill its promise."
Everson presents a mermaid/vampire tale set in a coastal California town. Read full book review >

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BECOMING WISE by Krista Tippett
NON-FICTION
Released: April 5, 2016

"A hopeful consideration of the human potential for enlightenment."
Five key words serve as guideposts in a search for wisdom. Read full book review >

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IF THE SHOE FITS by Krista Bell
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2008

"Likable characters—including a boy dancer whose father is also a dancer—a familiar setting and friendly illustrations on each page add up to a winner for the reader ready for a step beyond early readers. (Fiction. 6-9)"
Shy Cassie has the skills to make her dream of becoming a dancer come true. Read full book review >

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FALSE PROFITS by David Everson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 13, 1992

"Lumpen prose but an interesting premise—Lincoln's culpability—and although the Church of the Latter-day Saints has been rendered better (the Moroni Traveller series), this is a step up from Everson's last outing."
Bobby Miles, low-tech Springfield, Illinois, p.i. Read full book review >

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ASHES OF EDEN by Seven Everson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 24, 2015

"An original romance/mystery that will leave readers eagerly awaiting the next installment."
From debut novelist Everson, a supernatural story of first love and the realization that some things are not quite as they appear. Read full book review >

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LUMINARY by Krista McGee
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"The faithful may enjoy it. (Dystopian romance. 10-14)"
This simplistic dystopia delivers formulaic romance and a large dose of religious faith. Read full book review >

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FIRST DATE by Krista McGee
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 10, 2012

"Although reality shows and religion don't usually mix, this text blends both well and serves up Addy as a believable and endearing heroine. (Fiction. 12-15)"
This light teenage romance with a reality-show twist is entertaining and forgivably predictable. Read full book review >

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RIGHT WHERE I BELONG by Krista McGee
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Dec. 11, 2012

"Not much in the way of general appeal here, but this one may suit teens on the hunt for overtly Christian-themed fiction sprinkled with a bit of (very chaste) romance. (Fiction. 12-16)"
A wholesome, if uninspired, exploration of the role of faith in helping a young woman find her place in the world. Read full book review >

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STARRING ME by Krista McGee
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 10, 2012

"Chad and Kara's outcome is predictable from the start, but their time spent being creative and typical teens in the context of their celebrity status keeps the narration fun for genre fans. (Christian chick-lit. 13 & up)"
Good things come to those who wait—and pray. Read full book review >