Search Results: "Mitchell Bard"


BOOK REVIEW

DEATH TO THE INFIDELS by Mitchell Bard
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 23, 2014

"For readers not put off by a one-sided approach, Bard's unapologetic study provides worthwhile historic background and ample anecdotal examples (often bullet pointed for clarity) of violence against Jews."
A well-documented, unabashedly pro-Israeli examination of Muslim anti-Semitism. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"A searing depiction of the Holocaust's opening ceremonies."
Eyewitnesses recall the degradation and devastation that 70 years ago marked a point of no return Jews in Germany. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"Bard presses every hot button in this incendiary exposé."
A tenaciously argued screed on the "malign influence" of the Arab lobby—specifically that of Saudi Arabia—on U.S. government policy. Read full book review >

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EVERLAST by Richard Bard
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 6, 2014

"High-speed espionage thriller with sci-fi touches that'll have readers impatiently waiting for the next installment."
The first volume of a two-part thriller series brings back Jake Bronson, who's determined to find out why an unknown group has been abducting his family and friends, in Bard's (Beyond Judgment, 2013, etc.) latest. Read full book review >

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PICNIC IN PROVENCE by Elizabeth Bard
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 7, 2015

"Delectable reading."
A journalist's account of the unexpectedly rich life she and her French husband made together after leaving Paris for a small town in southern France. Read full book review >

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LUNCH IN PARIS by Elizabeth Bard
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 1, 2010

"A cozy, touching story."
American journalist Bard traces her relationship with her French husband from the first lunch date to the present, framing the narrative around mouthwatering menus. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 1999

"The only winner of the debate is the reader, who learns from this valuable book that truths lie in the middle."
The author of Out of Weakness (1988) and several other books about society and power, war and peace, here explores and moderates the major points of long-standing disagreements between pessimistic conservatives and optimistic liberals. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2015

"A political treatise that focuses on empowering readers with its ideas."
A political writer and former Democratic Party congressional candidate endeavors to galvanize America's liberal left by illustrating how the Republican Party has become a destructive force. Read full book review >

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HONOR ABOVE ALL by J. Bard-Collins
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 2014

"Bard-Collins' detailed knowledge of building, architecture and Chicago history forms a solid base for a debut showcasing a hero reminiscent of Sam Spade."
A Pinkerton agent vows to avenge his partner. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"The discoveries that compelled their change of heart lend surprising twists to the narrative—one likely to be of great interest to students of Cold War history and true crime."
A former FBI agent and his coauthor spouse revisit a bungled, long-forgotten spy case and turn up the smoking gun. Read full book review >

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MISTWALKER by Saundra Mitchell
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 4, 2014

"Although it includes all the necessary components—lots of fog, a ghostly presence and an alienated teenage girl—this effort never quite achieves a compelling level of peril and creepiness. (Paranormal fiction. 11-18)"
High school junior Willa's coastal Maine world has been rocked by tragedy. Read full book review >