Search Results: "M. W. Fowler"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Aug. 10, 2011

"Potter fans desperate to satisfy their wizard fix may be able to do so here."
A clueless university student turns out to be more than he seems in this magical tale of witches and wizards. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

The Awakening of Adam Capello by M. W. Taylor
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 29, 2015

"A well-conceived sci-fi exploration of the human mind and its capacity for empathy."
A speculative and introspective debut novel about what past lives can tell people about themselves and their futures. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Standards for Psychic Integration Presents The Journal of Marie Sands by Sandra M. W. Bateman
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Jan. 6, 2011

"A lively, suggestive and significant novel about a unique woman seeking to help others."
A woman puts her unusual psychic talents to use in this debut sci-fi novel. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AMBROSE by M. W. Wolf
FICTION & LITERATURE

"Ambitious worldbuilding, though not always clear in the creation of it."
From debut author Wolf comes a novel based loosely on the life of St. Ambrose, this version set in afuture far removed from the saint's fourth-century life. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Oct. 10, 2012

"A special treat for archaeology buffs. (source notes, bibliography, further reading, index) (Nonfiction. 12 & up) "
An attractive volume digs deeply into stories of ancient American skeletons. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: April 21, 2009

"Insightful and provocative, but repetitive."
The co-authors of a headline-making 2007 study of college students' growing self-centeredness take a comprehensive look at the rise of narcissism in American culture and the resulting incivility, exhibitionism and celebrity obsession. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BENEATH THE GLITTER by Elle Fowler
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 4, 2012

"There's a built-in audience for the London sisters' adventures, but beneath all the glitter is a bunch of blah. (Chick lit. 14-16)"
Hardworking sisters face glamorous romantic and professional challenges in Los Angeles. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SEVEN SISTERS by Earlene Fowler
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 10, 2000

Seven Sisters ($21.95; Apr. 10; 320 pp.; 0-425-17296-1): In six earlier adventures (Mariner's Compass, 1999, etc.), Benni Harper never learned the knack of disentangling the travails and celebrations of domestic life from homicide. Read full book review >