Search Results: "Michael Malice"


BOOK REVIEW

MALICE by Keigo Higashino
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 7, 2014

"Each time you're convinced Higashino's wrung every possible twist out of his golden-age setup, he comes up with a new one. If you still miss the days of The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, you can't do better than this fleet, inventive retro puzzler."
The creator of Detective Galileo (Salvation of a Saint, 2012, etc.) returns with another fiendishly clever Chinese—make that Japanese—box of a whydunit.Read full book review >

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MALICE by Chris Wooding
by Chris Wooding, illustrated by Dan Chernett
ADVENTURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2009

"One sequel announced, so far. (Fantasy. 11-13)"
In this hybrid-format horror/fantasy restless teens in search of adventure pass back and forth between their world and Malice—a tenebrous, ruined city stocked with clockwork monsters and other hazards. Read full book review >

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MALICE by John Gwynne
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Dec. 3, 2013

"Gwynne's effort pales in comparison to George R.R. Martin's gold-standard work, but it's nothing bad; the story grinds to a halt at points, but at others, there's plenty of action."
A middling Middle Earth-ish extravaganza with all the usual thrills, chills, spills and frills. Read full book review >

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MICHAEL by Henry Flesh
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2000

"Amen."
Flesh's X-rated debut novel, the Lambda Award-winning Massage (1999), told of life at the bottom of Manhattan's gay subculture. Read full book review >

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MALICE by Danielle Steel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1996

"For the devotee only."
Steel returns (after last year's Five Days in Paris) with yet another tale of suffering and redemption (this time, perhaps, with a personal edge to it, reflecting Steel's reaction to an unauthorized 1994 biography). Read full book review >

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BEAUTIFUL MALICE by Rebecca James
Released: July 13, 2010

"Hollywood ingénues, get ready—a script should be available soon."
Two teenage girls revolve around the terrible gravity that draws them together. Read full book review >

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MALICE AFORETHOUGHT by J.M. Gregson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Jan. 1, 2000

"Bert Hook squeeze the properly British interrogations, which remain civilized even at their most menacing, in between rounds of golf in this low-key whodunit."
Malice Aforethought ($25.00; Jan.; 224 pp.; 0-7278-5454-2) Gregson (To Kill a Wife, p. 676) borrows one of the most famous titles in crime-fiction history for this tale of a John Doe found in a Broughton Ash churchyard. Read full book review >

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WITH MALICE by Eileen Cook
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 7, 2016

"Gossip and hubbub abound in this tame mystery. (Mystery. 14-18)"
Yale-bound student Jill Charron wakes up in a hospital bed to a nightmare. Her best friend, Simone McIvory, is dead. And Jill is accused of murder. Read full book review >

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MALICE PREPENSE by Kate Wilhelm
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 29, 1996

"You've gotta feel for that poor judge. (Author tour)"
Oregon lawyer Barbara Holloway is catapulted into her latest case, defending land management agent Ted Wendover on a murder charge, when her father Frank wins the acquittal of Ted's son Teddy. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 10, 2010

"It's a feel-good tale of triumph, but one that frequently gets distracted from its purpose.
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A memoir of Falack's movement from painfully obsessed victim to Kripalu-certified yoga instructor. Read full book review >