Search Results: "Lee Sweetapple"


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WASP Sting by Lee Sweetapple
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 27, 2016

"A tight, exciting escapade with an admirable female aviator."
In this historical novel, a Women Airforce Service Pilot embarks on a dangerous mission during World War II to retrieve a Jewish scientist from Lithuania. Read full book review >

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LEE by Tito Perdue
Released: Aug. 15, 1991

"A promising debut."
A first novel that follows an old man, a kind of Old Testament prophet full of books and anger at the age, as he wanders— sometimes violently—through the modern urban world and into his own past. Read full book review >

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KEY WEST REVENGE by Lee Sweetapple
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 29, 2012

"A thriller that sometimes gets lost in its details."
U.S. government agents battle drug dealers in Sweetapple's latest thriller, which includes characters from the author's 2005 novel Vette Head's Not Dead. Read full book review >

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Vette Head's Not Dead by Lee Sweetapple
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 23, 2005

"A promising but unevenly executed thriller."
In Sweetapple's (Key West Revenge, 2012) thriller, a group of friends on a hunting trip discover that they're the ones being targeted. Read full book review >

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TEMPLAR CODES by Lee A. Sweetapple
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 18, 2014

"A by-the-numbersthriller with a serviceable premise, though it's hampered by awkward prose and a plodding narrative."
A new thriller involving international politics and ancient artifacts. Read full book review >

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VODKA CALIPHATE by Lee A. Sweetapple
Released: Sept. 26, 2017

"A layered, action-packed mystery with a cautionary message about the need to protect our environment."
In Sweetapple's novel, two scientists, one a former special ops undercover agent, are kidnapped off the coast of Nigeria. Read full book review >

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LEE MARVIN by Dwayne Epstein
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 19, 2013

"A well-paced, thoughtful examination of a singular corpus of work that influenced film portrayals of violence in subsequent decades."
A generous biography of Oscar-winning actor Lee Marvin (1924-1987), best known for his roles in The Dirty Dozen and Point Blank. Read full book review >

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DIFFERENT LEE by Bill Hiatt
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 18, 2016

"A mostly sturdy foundation for a fantasy series that arms its hero with powers, sidekicks, and motivation."
In Hiatt's (The Devil Hath the Power, 2016, etc.) fantasy novel, a Korean-American man discovers long-dormant supernatural abilities and finds that an evil sorcerer wants his blood.Read full book review >

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LEE KRASNER by Gail Levin
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 22, 2011

"Levin deftly connects Krasner's biography to the social and political upheaval of the time. Her long experience in the art world gives insight into the landscape of 20th-century artists, art dealers and museums."
First biography of Lee Krasner (1908-1984), Jackson Pollock's wife but also a significant artist in her own right. Read full book review >

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LEE & ELAINE by Ann Rower
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 19, 2002

"The upshot: She doesn't have much of a story, and neither do we."
Rower's second, as dismal as its predecessor (Armed Response, 1995), trades the former's West Coast trappings for the Hamptons as the artist/writer narrator tries desperately to turn the dead wives of rival painters William de Kooning and Jackson Pollock into posthumous friends—and straighten out her own life in the bargain. Read full book review >

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LEE MILLER by Carolyn Burke
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 5, 2005

"Burke's graceful biography restores Miller to attention; students of art photography, in particular, will want a look."
Illuminating life of the once-renowned model, photographer and traveler who drew few distinctions between life and art. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 26, 2005

"Solid reporting on a significant body of work. (40 photos)"
An objective take on the life and works of a groundbreaking, controversial filmmaker. Despite the misleading author credit, this is not an autobiography. Read full book review >