Search Results: "L.S. Dubbleyew"


BOOK REVIEW

Before The Poisoned Apple by L.S. Dubbleyew
Released: Dec. 1, 2012

"An imperfect labor of love; when the author's having this much fun, readers can't help but be swept along."
Dubbleyew's clumsy yet charming debutfantasy tells the story of the Seven Dwarves' childhood. Read full book review >

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Wanted by L.S. Clucas
Released: Feb. 9, 2016

"Inspiring, actionable advice to 'participate as your best self' in relationships."
A couples counselor shares her own story and outlines the key qualities of mature, enduring relationships in this debut self-help guide. Read full book review >

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THE OUTCASTS by L.S. Matthews
FANTASY
Released: Nov. 13, 2007

"This uneven but enjoyable magical tale brings its outcast characters together: a magical version of The Breakfast Club in the English countryside. (Fantasy. 12-14)"
A class trip brings a collection of misfits into a dangerous magical world. Read full book review >

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A Foundation of Lies by L.S. Miller
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 11, 2015

"A competent crime thriller."
Miller (Nectar of the Gods, 2015, etc.) returns with a novel about a builder who becomes embroiled in the dangerous, duplicitous world of organized crime. Read full book review >

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FISH by L.S. Matthews
FICTION
Released: June 6, 2004

"Well intentioned, but flawed. (Fiction. 12+)"
In an unnamed time and place a war has reduced the population to starvation levels. Read full book review >

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ESCAPE BY SEA by L.S.  Lawrence
ADVENTURE
Released: April 1, 2009

"Although the end is abrupt, it will also give readers cause to hope for a sequel. (Historical fiction. 12 & up)"
The sheltered daughter of a wealthy merchant flees Roman forces and strikes out on her own in this invigorating historical adventure. Read full book review >

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LEXI by L.S. Matthews
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 11, 2008

"Fans may welcome this new effort, but after the author's other, excellent works, this one may disappoint. (Fiction. 10-14)"
Just as in A Dog for Life (2006), Matthews combines elements of fantasy with a sometimes rather grim reality. Read full book review >

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A DOG FOR LIFE by L.S. Matthews
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 10, 2006

"Episodic enough to be read aloud, this should have wide appeal. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Because of his brother's critical illness, John Hawkins's mother says the family dog must go. Read full book review >

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Never Feel Remorse by L.S. Miller
MYSTERY THRILLER

"A bloody and entertaining installment in a developing crime series."
Miller (A Foundation of Lies, 2015, etc.) revisits the tumultuous life of homebuilder Max Dietrich in this new crime novel.Read full book review >

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DOMINA by L.S. Hilton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 11, 2017

"This is a series of vignettes, not a novel, poorly strung together by a litany of fine clothing and even finer art and punctuated by uncomfortably sticky sexual encounters."
A woman with a murderous past reinvents herself as an art dealer in Venice only to have everything she thought she left behind come roaring back. Read full book review >