Search Results: "M.D. Cournos"


BOOK REVIEW

CITY OF ONE by M.D. Cournos
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 1999

"Inspiring, insightful, and thoroughly engaging, offering hope and awareness to all who have experienced pivotal losses. (Author tour)"
A poignant, affecting memoir of growing up orphaned and its injurious impact on adulthood. Read full book review >

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A GENERAL THEORY OF LOVE by M.D. Lewis
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 2000

"Eloquent writing gives weight to a simple, albeit New Age-ish message: feelings count more than intellect in fashioning a healthy psyche. (Charts and illustrations, most not seen) (Author tour)"
An engrossing argument that emotion plays a profound and perhaps prevailing role in a human being's ability to develop and find happiness. Read full book review >

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PROTOTYPE by M.D. Waters
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 24, 2014

"A good run at constructing an out-of-the-ordinary romance that never quite succeeds."
The sequel to Waters' dystopian Archetype (2014) is set in a world where women are in scarce supply and cloning has a creepy, but increasingly important, role in society. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 1999

"This is the best type of self-help: sound information as a starting point for seeking treatment."
Concise, thorough and up-to-date, this American Cancer Society guide offers concrete help to women who have been diagnosed with cancer of the reproductive system. Read full book review >

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TABNIT GISGO by M.D. Eyre
Released: April 11, 2012

"A memorable narrator and rollicking plot make Eyre's new series one to watch."
A fictionalized memoir set during the time of Alexander the Great tells the tale of a dynamic spy. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 10, 1992

"An articulate and insightful examination of a problem with unlimited downside potential. (Photographs, drawings—not seen.)"
From a radiologist attached to both the Stanford Univ. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: April 19, 1999

"A saavvy, well- organized reference. (80 b&w photos, 2 color illustrations)"
Breezy prose, but a sound and reasonably thorough home resource for the casual athlete. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: April 23, 1999

"For those at serious risk, this is an understandable, serious, and worthwhile approach."
For those seriously concerned with preventing heart disease, this is your guide: detailed, current, strongly worded guidelines. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ARCHETYPE by M.D. Waters
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 6, 2014

"Starts slow but eventually picks up steam."
Waters' debut novel explores a future in which fertile women have devolved into a scarce and precious commodity. This is the first of a two-part story arc. The sequel, Prototype, will be released six months after this book is published. Read full book review >