Search Results: "Michele L. Hinton"


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Released: Feb. 22, 2010

"An elegant, fast-paced novel of self-discovery, growth and love."
A gripping tale of adventure as a woman flees societal norms to find true love. Read full book review >

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THAT WAS THEN, THIS IS NOW by S.E. Hinton
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: April 26, 1971

"But That Was Then — is only superficially Now."
The 'greaser' territory of The Outsiders is the scene of an updated novel in which Ponyboy Curtis is a minor character and gang fights have given way to drugs as the major youth problem. Read full book review >

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SISTER EVE AND THE BLUE NUN by Lynne Hinton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 17, 2016

"Hinton mixes lots of twists and action with mysticism and a touch of romance, but the biggest puzzle in Sister Eve's third case may be the heroine's reckless decision-making."
A nun may need divine intervention to rescue her from a desperate killer. Read full book review >

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WELCOME BACK TO PIE TOWN by Lynne Hinton
Released: June 26, 2012

"Hinton's novel is loaded with sugar, but its plot lacks some much-needed spice."
A fiercely protective New Mexican community unites to support its citizens in this feel good sequel to Pie Town (2011). Read full book review >

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RUMBLE FISH by S.E. Hinton
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Oct. 15, 1975

The greaser gangs are no longer where it's at, but S. E, Hinton still can't get over them. Read full book review >

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THE ORDER OF THINGS by Lynne Hinton
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 2009

"If Hinton's conclusion is a bit too easy for realism, the emotional journey these two strangers make offers a spiritual truth about the power of confession and forgiveness."
An oddly satisfying little novel from Hinton (The Arms of God, 2005, etc.), most of which takes place during a single night at a mental institution. Read full book review >

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CATHEDRAL CITY by Gregory Hinton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 12, 2001

"Not exactly high art, but solid entertainment."
A splashy first novel explores sexual and cultural identity in a southern California desert town. Read full book review >

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CROSSING CAINE'S ROAD by Maggie Hinton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 30, 2007

"A fine debut, written with style and heart."
Love and second chances sprout like fragile desert wildflowers in this winsome romance. Read full book review >

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PIE TOWN by Lynne Hinton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 7, 2011

"Heartfelt, Christian goodwill triumphs in this utterly predictable story."
Hinton's ninth novel is a feel-good tale in which an inexperienced priest, a wayward young woman and a terminally ill boy save the soul of a small town. Read full book review >

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HAWKES HARBOR by S.E. Hinton
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2004

"Despite the sex and violence, more YA than adult."
Bestselling YA author Hinton's first adult foray, a lurid tale of a boy who goes wrong but is rescued by a man with an even more wicked past. Read full book review >