Search Results: "Paul Fitzgerald"


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NON-FICTION
Released: April 15, 2011

"An intensely documented, detailed and discouraging account from journalists who had high hopes for President Obama."
Volume two of an angry dissection of America's misadventures in Afghanistan. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 2009

"A fresh perspective on a little-understood nation."
Seasoned journalists Fitzgerald and Gould—co-producers of the 1981 PBS documentary Afghanistan Between the Wars—deliver a probing history of the country and a critical evaluation of American involvement in recent decades. Read full book review >

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THE VOICE by Paul Fitzgerald
Released: Jan. 10, 2012

"A paranoid thriller for true conspiracy theorists."
An intrepid journalist unlocks the ancient roots of modern-day evil in this London-set conspiracy thriller. Read full book review >

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YUM! YUM!! by Joanne Fitzgerald
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 15, 2007

"The clever way the rhymes are tied together makes this collection stand out above the rest—'Yum, yum,' indeed. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Classic nursery rhymes with food themes are the focus of this delightful compilation. Read full book review >

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THE MEMORY KEY by Conor Fitzgerald
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 6, 2013

"Occasionally slow-moving, Fitzgerald's novel is heavy on both procedure and the convolutions of character."
Fitzgerald presents the fourth installment in a series involving Alec Blume, an American expat (and now Italian citizen) who slowly and methodically tracks down the killer of a young lab assistant and solves the mystery behind a terrorist bombing. Read full book review >

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YOU'RE SO BEAUTIFUL by Eileen FitzGerald
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 10, 1996

"FitzGerald's reach doesn't exceed her grasp, and she nicely animates the small sphere of life that she offers us."
First-timer FitzGerald gives us ten stories of life among the young, the innocent, and the merely naive in this appealing and understated look at midwestern domesticity. Read full book review >

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VEIL OF ROSES by Laura Fitzgerald
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 3, 2007

"Romantic fish-out-of-water debut with a feminist undertone."
Freedom takes many forms for a sheltered young Iranian woman who travels to Tucson, Ariz., in search of a new life—and a husband. Read full book review >

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PIGTOPIA by Kitty Fitzgerald
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 21, 2005

"Technically dazzling, but the inspirational Christian spiritualism becomes heavy-handed."
A contemporary fable infused with religious overtones about a physically deformed, morally pure man whose innocent involvement with a village teenager threatens the paradise he's created for himself. Read full book review >

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SOCCER CHICK RULES by Dawn Fitzgerald
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2006

"Consequently, it's a story that will largely appeal to female athletes, though its life message, which involves trying your best and not giving up, is applicable to all. (Fiction. 10-14)"
Late in this cleverly titled story, Tess Munro, a passionate all-around athlete, is told by her brother that she has a one-track mind. Read full book review >

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HELEN AND THE GREAT QUIET by Rick Fitzgerald
Released: March 24, 1989

An imaginative, and only slightly didactic, consideration of a subject close to the hearts of more adults than children: the value of quiet. Read full book review >