Search Results: "P.M. Forni"


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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"A deft exploration that urges us to think before speaking."
Insightful meditation on how changing the way we think can improve our daily lives. Read full book review >

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BLOODSTREAM by P.M. Carlson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 1, 1995

"The evil is real enough, but not the disguise it takes this time."
As wealthy developer Bob Rueger wrestles with his not-so- wealthy neighbors over his attempt to re-create his stern, religious visionary great-great-grandfather's dream of an Indiana utopia, a couple of local boys find some human bones on the bank of the White River. Read full book review >

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GRAVESTONE by P.M. Carlson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 1, 1993

"Sharply drawn characters, from the rich folk to the good ol' boys to Marty's daughter Chrissie, and strong plotting make for fine reading—and a welcome first in a series."
From old-hand Carlson (Bad Blood, 1991, etc.), a new heroine to root for, Martine ``Marty'' Hopkins—a 29-year-old southern Indiana deputy sheriff who's not at all happy to be shunted off two Klan killings (a black school custodian, and a white Jewish musician married to a black woman) to deal with brain-tumor-addled Judge Denton's hallucination that someone is out to kill him. Read full book review >

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ONE MAN'S WAR by P.M. Kippert
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2016

"Through its attention to detail and its deliberate perspective, Kippert's first novel delivers a precise, tense, and moving story."
In this episodic novel of World War II, a young American soldier stationed in Italy fights in the Battle of Anzio and observes a host of quiet horrors along the way. Read full book review >

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HISTORY
Released: June 1, 1993

"Illustrations not seen. (Nonfiction. 11+)"
``I am glad my brother made an essay for a postscript to your letter. Read full book review >

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BAD BLOOD by P.M. Carlson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 24, 1991

"Another strong entry in the Perfect Crime series."
When Rina Marshall's daughter, Ginny, suddenly disappears and a guest at her mother Leonora's bridge party, the very charming John Spencer, is found dead near the school library with Ginny's scissors skewering him, everyone is eager to find the teenager. Read full book review >

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Released: March 25, 1991

"Witch World fans, go to."
Yet another massive series of Witch World yams kicks off, this set in the chaotic aftermath of a climactic battle, the Turning, in which the (good) Witches of Estcarp defeated the invading (evil) Hounds of Alizon. Read full book review >

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Released: Feb. 5, 2009

"Stands out for its in-depth analysis, historical acuity and delightfully witty prose."
Political consultant Barnett (Blueprint for Action: A World Worth Creating, 2005, etc.) evaluates the Bush administration's failures, offers prescriptions for correcting them and pleads with America not to mess things up now that everything is going our way. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 3, 2004

"A game of Risk between hard covers. Endlessly fascinating—but endlessly weird."
A sometimes strange, sometimes Strangelovean white paper destined to top policy-wonk reading lists in the months to come—especially if, as the author suggests, the Pentagon is taking it seriously. Read full book review >