Search Results: "Marian Fontana"


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A WIDOW’S WALK by Marian Fontana
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 2005

"An impassioned, non-manipulative memorial, timed to coincide with the fourth anniversary of 9/11."
Fontana tugs at the heartstrings in this engrossing, inspiring 9/11 memoir. Read full book review >

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Released: May 1, 2013

"A celebration of marriage, narrowly defined."
Genuine, accessible advice on strengthening a marriage through communication. Read full book review >

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A SLIPPERY SLOPE by Marian Exall
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 10, 2013

"A suspenseful, intelligent debut mystery novel."
A well-paced, engrossing mystery set in London, Atlanta and on the sea. Read full book review >

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THE WAY SHE LOOKS TONIGHT by Marian Fowler
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 24, 1996

"But a nice dose of vicarious opulence for those of us who buy our duds at the Gap."
Five stylish women in five vignettes-cum-case studies: how they lived, how they dressed, and how the closet reflects the soul. Read full book review >

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THIS CHARMING MAN by Marian Keyes
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 17, 2008

"Flabby, often implausible plot propelled by original prose."
Four Dubliners regret misguided liaisons with a sadistic Irish politico. Read full book review >

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NINE LIVES TO MURDER by Marian Babson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 21, 1994

"To others, a dog."
Babson (Past Regret, 1992, etc.) is at her most antic in this tale of transposed personalities. Read full book review >

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LAST CHANCE SALOON by Marian Keyes
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2001

"No surprises, but a pleasant read."
In the Bridget Jones tradition, young singles in London conquer self-esteem problems before finding true love: a witty if predictable fourth novel from Keyes (Lucy Sullivan is Getting Married, 1999 etc.). Read full book review >

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THE BRIGHTEST STAR IN THE SKY by Marian Keyes
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 25, 2010

"Trite, but Keyes' lively wit makes it go down easily."
Latest doggedly life-affirming romance from the prolific Irish bestseller (This Charming Man, 2008, etc.), this one set in a Dublin apartment house. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 1, 2010

"A long-overdue study that will surely spark new interest in Gardner's work."
Thorough, knowledgeable, gossipy biography of a remarkable but little-celebrated American poet. Read full book review >

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THE GIVEN WORLD by Marian Palaia
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 14, 2015

"An immensely rewarding read and a remarkable debut."
One woman's war. Read full book review >