Search Results: "Larry Bond"


BOOK REVIEW

LARRY BOND’S FIRST TEAM by Larry Bond
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 14, 2006

"Relentless action. No time for reflection."
Bond and DeFelice send their First Team to Korea, where radioactive waste is turning up in the wrong places and a billionaire in the South is too chummy with nasty customers in the North. Read full book review >

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LARRY BOND’S FIRST TEAM by Larry Bond
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 1, 2004

"Action on every page. Maybe in every paragraph."
A mythically capable CIA operative leads a team of intrepid, off-the-books warriors in a battle to defuse a terrorist dead-set on the destruction of Honolulu. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 1, 2007

"Let the casting begin. (Fantasy. 10-12)"
Familiar tropes get turned on their furry little ears in this barbed, video-ready rock-and-roll tale. Read full book review >

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THE ENEMY WITHIN by Larry Bond
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 15, 1996

"A triple-A Bond."
The ripsnorting, all-too-plausible latest from bestselling Bond (Cauldron, 1993, etc.) pits a duo of dynamic Americans against a mad Iranian bent on altering the geopolitical balance of power. Read full book review >

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DANGEROUS GROUND by Larry Bond
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 1, 2005

"Strong satisfactions without accenting heroics. Well done indeed."
Bond solos on this submarine story that sends a docked aviator to serve in a submarine. Read full book review >

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SHATTERED TRIDENT by Larry Bond
Released: May 7, 2013

"Both benefits and suffers from its broad scope, as some scenes could easily be cut. Still, a highly readable yarn."
Bond delivers a naval thriller on a stage that covers half the globe. Read full book review >

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COLD CHOICES by Larry Bond
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 1, 2009

"A tense submarine thriller compromised by a distended plot."
Against the frigid backdrop of the Barents Sea, a submarine captain must decide whether to risk his crew's lives to save his enemies. Read full book review >

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DAY OF WRATH by Larry Bond
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 17, 1998

"Well, you know, it's your typical fifth novel's divinely inspired terrorists—and they're not waving sparklers."
Former naval military analyst and intelligence officer Bond, ex-collaborator with Tom Clancy (on Red Storm Rising) and now a spectacularly large-selling, spankingly reviewed technothriller author himself (The Enemy Within, 1996, etc.), slaps scenes into his computer like fresh magazine clips. Read full book review >

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LOST LARRY by Graham Nunn
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 7, 2012

"Clean, simple, seamless—just right for the nursery-school set or children with special needs. (iPad storybook/dexterity app. 1-3)"
A little green lizard will trail a fingertip home in this mini-Odyssey, the third of Larry's interactive outings. Read full book review >

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YOUNG LARRY by Daniel Pinkwater
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 1997

"The illustrator's arctic landscapes are unusual and pleasing, and though her animals are barely sketched, they convey the bulk of the bears as well as their human-like postures and their playfulness. (Picture book. 3-6)"
The Pinkwaters (Wallpaper from Space, 1996, etc.) combine facts and hilarious fancy, enriched by the author's knack for turning a phrase. Read full book review >

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EXIT PLAN by Larry Bond
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 4, 2012

"Iran's nuclear ambitions are prominent in the news. That makes this novel a perfectly timed, first-class read."
A fast-moving military thriller that grabs the reader's attention and holds on tightly. Read full book review >