Search Results: "Mark H. Kruger"


BOOK REVIEW

OVERTAKEN by Mark H. Kruger
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 5, 2015

"Strictly for techno-thriller fans. (Thriller. 12-18)"
Teens with superpowers battle an evil corporation and one another in this sequel to Overpowered (2014). Read full book review >

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OVERPOWERED by Mark H. Kruger
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 27, 2013

"Readers looking for suspense will find it and should enjoy the ride. (Science fiction. 12-16)"
Four very different teens team up to fight the corporation that owns their too-perfect town. Read full book review >

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Welcome to Monstrovia by Mark H. Newhouse
Released: Sept. 6, 2015

"An inventive and surprisingly coherent mix of monsters, mystery, courtroom drama, and real-life family dynamics."
In book one of a new fantasy series for middle schoolers, a boy's sour perspective on life changes during an unexpected encounter with giants, dragons, trolls, and other mythical creatures. Read full book review >

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MASTERPIECE OF MURDER by Mary Kruger
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 1, 1996

"The answer arrives on the wings of still another unsolicited confession, making you wonder if Brooke and Matt aren't the luckiest pair of detectives in the business."
Matt Devlin, handpicked detective for Teddy Roosevelt's NYPD, and his socialite bride Brooke settle in to housekeeping at the Dakota two months after Joseph Warren, curator of paintings at the Manhattan Museum of Art, is killed in an apparent robbery attempt. Read full book review >

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DEATH ON THE CLIFF WALK by Mary Kruger
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 1994

"A sequel promises to follow the debutante detective and her bridegroom to New York."
Three maids have already been killed on Newport, R.I.'s picturesque Cliff Walk during the summer of 1895 when Rosalind Sinclair's body is found in the same spot. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Business Exit Companion by Koos Kruger
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 25, 2015

"A broadly applicable, tightly structured, and highly informative resource that offers wide-ranging advice to owners contemplating a business exit."
An authoritative, thought-provoking guide to leaving a business. Read full book review >

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NO HONEYMOON FOR DEATH by Mary Kruger
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 1995

"Pleasant Gilded Age fare aswarm with mild suspects and up- to-the-minute insights about equality between the sexes."
Sergeant Matt Devlin, NYPD, and his fin-de-siäcle society bride Brooke (Death on the Cliff Walk, 1994) think they're leaving murder behind when they book their honeymoon cruise on the S.S. New York. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 9, 2015

"A field guide of armchair psychological diagnostics to be used within a congregation."
A pastor trained in psychology examines the personality dynamics at work in any diverse congregation. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BUBBLE WHO WOULD NOT POP! by Shelly  Roark
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 12, 2017

"Still, this is sure to help parents explain to children that God knows their prayers, needs, and hopes before they even have the words for them. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Roark explains prayer in a basic way to the youngest children. Read full book review >

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MARK SUNDEEN
by Megan Labrise

Writing about the simple life proved anything but for immersive journalist Mark Sundeen.

His original manuscript—an unadorned account of three couples who, in varying ways, have opted out of everyday American consumerism—was accepted and revised when he withdrew it from publisher Riverhead Books.

“I had a close friend read it, call me, and say, I stopped reading at page 175 ...


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BOOK REVIEW

TAKEOUT by H. Lund
Released: Feb. 9, 2012

"This detailed, action-filled cat-and-mouse police story is full of imagination."
Lund, a former Army platoon leader and first-time author, presents the frightening yet fascinating world of law enforcement and government conspiracies. Read full book review >