Search Results: "M.M. Vaughan"


BOOK REVIEW

THE ABILITY by M.M. Vaughan
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 23, 2013

"Chris' unresolved home life and an equally open-ended, anticlimactic ending suggest a sequel; readers not yet burned out on paranormal boarding schools may look forward to it. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
Recruited to MI18, a top-secret British agency that employs children to gather intelligence, six preteens use their minds over high-tech gadgets to fight crime in this imported debut. Read full book review >

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SIX by M.M. Vaughan
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 12, 2015

"Inventive, entertaining and thought-provoking. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
Three kids, a pet pig and a helpful chauffeur must unravel a mystery of cosmic proportions. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MINDSCAPE by M.M. Vaughan
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 11, 2014

"For readers who enjoy magical 'science.' (Fantasy. 9-13)"
The mental escapades continue in this sequel to The Ability (2013). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WATERMIND by M.M.  Buckner
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Nov. 1, 2008

"Churning furiously, packed with local color, but has no real plot and few sympathetic characters."
Swamp Thing meets the Toxic Avenger: The hardcover debut by the author of War Surf (2005, etc.) takes a bewildering slog through mud and mosquitoes. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ADDICTS & BASEMENTS by Robert Vaughan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2014

"A fascinating study of human attachment and loss."
A fast-moving fusion of microfiction and free verse that peers into the places where people keep things most deeply hidden. Read full book review >

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Traitors Unleashed by M.M. Justine
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 7, 2016

"The author injects mystery and suspense into a tale of feuding drug companies.
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A pharmaceutical war in Sweden incites kidnappings, murder, and betrayal in Justine's (Traitors from Inside Out, 2014) medical thriller.Read full book review >

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FUNHOUSE by Robert Vaughan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 29, 2016

"This work remains a striking world unto itself; a highly entertaining and thought-provoking read."
An author rolls several compact books into one. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Lord Souffle by Vaughan Wiles
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 8, 2015

"A wistful, brightly imagined tale of a young man on the make."
A young graduate moves from South Africa to England to kick-start his career in Wiles' debut novel. Read full book review >