Search Results: "Paul F. Lenzi"


BOOK REVIEW

RANGE OF MOTION by Paul F. Lenzi
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 4, 2013

"For a crowd that likes both Whitman and Spinoza and doesn't mind some inconsistency."
A cerebral poetry collection of haiku and free verse, accompanied by a pair of essays. Read full book review >

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CITY OF PAWNS by Paul F. Lenzi
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 12, 2013

"A collection of poems marked by strong political opinions and the skillful use of language."
Lenzi, in his debut book of poetry, explores his own life and the world around him. Read full book review >

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JACK: SECRET VENGEANCE by F. Paul Wilson
Released: March 1, 2011

"Fans, teen and adult, will be in heaven; others should definitely start at the beginning with Jack: Secret Histories (2008). (Thriller. 12 & up)"
In 1983, 15-year-old Jack feels compelled to seek revenge against Carson Tolliver, BMOC at his Johnson, N.J., high school, when Tolliver tries to force himself on Jack's best friend Weezy and then spreads rumors that earn her the nickname "Easy Weezy." Read full book review >

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JACK: Secret Circles by F. Paul Wilson
FANTASY
Released: Feb. 1, 2010

"Readers of the adult RJ novels will enjoy bringing their background to this reading, but, luckily for kid readers, knowledge of the series is not vital to enjoying this smart, spooky mystery adventure. (Thriller. YA)"
A month ago, 15-year-old Jack and his best friend Weezy found a small, mysterious pyramid and a body in the huge wasteland called the Pine Barrens (Jack: Secret Histories, 2008). Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 18, 2010

"An existential guide, though not despairing; these small urban essays are both illuminating place studies and highly motivational to get pedaling."
Pinsky explores a wide swath of the United States from an unlikely venue—the saddle of a bike—and comes back with gold. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 2001

"A little late to take advantage of this year's festivities, but readers with an interest in presidential history will find it worthwhile."
White House fun-facts-compiler Boller (Presidential Anecdotes, not reviewed) provides an entertaining catalogue of material about a president's happiest day. Read full book review >

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BLOODLINE by F. Paul Wilson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

"Fast-moving nonsense that leaves things hanging for the next episode."
Wilson's 11th Repairman Jack thriller (Harbingers, 2006, etc.) sends that resourceful private investigator in against a couple of lowlife half brothers who share DNA from hell. Read full book review >

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BY THE SWORD by F. Paul Wilson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2008

"Bloody, sordid and apocalyptic but, thanks to Jack's can-do attitude, plenty of fun."
Blood runs in the streets of Manhattan and a couple of the outer boroughs as prehistoric forces slice and dice to gain possession of a preternaturally keen Japanese sword. Read full book review >

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THE TROPHY HUNTED REDEMPTION by Paul F. Raffery
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 31, 2016

"The premise of hunting man for sport remains reliably sordid entertainment."
In this sequel, a human target must escape captivity in a lawless African nation. Read full book review >

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FATAL ERROR by F. Paul Wilson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 12, 2010

"Obviously, Wilson wants to save the best for last, but that leaves the underfed penultimate novel in need of a literary Repairman Jack."
Repairman Jack fixes our world for the 14th time (Ground Zero, 2009, etc.)—one more to go. Read full book review >