Search Results: "M.D. Zouves"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 10, 1999

"And while it holds out much-needed hope to those who yearn for children, the book would have been more valuable had it reflected the reality that miracles do not happen every day."
This testament to the pain of infertility and the promise of reproductive technology relentlessly accentuates the positive even as it describes the utter desperation of couples who are willing to do whatever it takes to have a child. 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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 1996

"An exceptionally clear explanation of the nature of scientific evidence, and a powerful plea for broader public understanding of it."
A well-crafted demonstration of how differently the law, the public, and science regard evidence, using the breast implant controversy as a case in point. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 1998

"Like Barbara Kirwin's The Mad, The Bad, and The Innocent, this book focuses too much on the analyst. (Author tour)"
A psychiatrist who meets the criminally insane tells all. Read full book review >

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SCLERODERMA BOOK by M.D. Mayes
NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 1999

"A sound resource, both informative and practical."
A little understood disorder, scleroderma is a particularly thorny medical problem: neither cause nor cure is known, and the disease presents in multiple guises. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ANGEL DANCE by M.D. Grayson
Released: March 9, 2012

"With two more books in the works and a cast of interesting characters awaiting development, this author is worth watching."
A PI operates his firm with a tattooed female partner in this Pacific Northwest noir. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >

BOOK REVIEW

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 >