Search Results: "Paul Leone"


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Mysterious Albion by Paul Leone
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 14, 2013

"A well-plotted vampire novel with an unusually self-aware protagonist."
Ancient undead, dark prophecies and the Catholic Church collide in Leone's taut thriller, the first in a planned series. Read full book review >

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THE BOOK OF THOTH by Paul Leone
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 5, 2013

"A solid vampire yarn for readers who've had enough of moping, love-struck bloodsuckers."
A bored socialite joins a small band of vampire hunters in Leone's (Mysterious Albion, 2013) latest thriller, the second in the Vatican Vampire Hunters series. Read full book review >

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ORANGE LAUGHTER by Leone Ross
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2000

"Strong and weak, imitative and authentic, by turns."
British author Ross debuts with a Faulkner-like saga of love and hate in a racially divided South—ending it in melodrama staged with blood, tears, and tricks. Read full book review >

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TRAVELING WITH GHOSTS by Shannon Leone Fowler
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 21, 2017

"A courageous and finely crafted account soaked in tears of love and loss."
A marine biologist who suffered a grievous loss when she was in her 20s debuts with a wrenching account of that loss, her ensuing suffering, and her attempts to regain a sense of purpose. Read full book review >

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PAUL AUSTER
by J.W. Bonner

We live our lives mostly in the moment, but also attendant to the question of what if?— what if we had lived in that town rather than the one I know? what if my father (or mother) had died? what if my parents had divorced? what if I had attended school X rather than school Y? what if I ...


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PAMELA PAUL
by Claiborne Smith

Readers who know Pamela Paul’s books before she became the editor of the New York Times Book Review know that they are serious works of nonfiction: The Starter Marriage and the Future of Matrimony (2002), Pornified: How Pornography Is Damaging Our Lives, Our Relationships, and Our Families (2005), and Parenting, Inc.: How the Billion-Dollar Baby Business Has Changed the Way ...


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Released: Nov. 18, 2014

"A welcome, rigorous contribution to Kierkegaard-ian scholarship."
A searching account of the self in Kierkegaard's work. Read full book review >

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Calling Tower by Josh Leone
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 15, 2015

"A promising start to a serious-minded space-opera epic."
In a far-future empire known as the Primacy, elites and spacefaring rogues are ensnared in a conspiracy by a top-tier mystic to elevate himself to godhood. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 7, 2010

"Heartwarming."
A mother's passion-filled memoir of her fight to give her disabled son the life he deserved. Read full book review >

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WHERE SHERLOCK HOLMES MEETS FANTASY
by John DeNardo

If Benjamin Franklin were alive today, he'd say that nothing in the world is certain except death, taxes, and Sherlock Holmes stories. Sherlock Holmes, the iconic consulting detective created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in 1887, is a perennial mainstay in the literary world. What's not to like? Holmes' methods of investigation and deductions are flawless and the ...


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A SURPRISE FOR GIRAFFE AND ELEPHANT by Paul Gude
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 17, 2015

"Readers can't help but feel lifted after spending time with these two companions. (Picture book. 3-5)"
The welcome return of odd-couple pals Elephant and Giraffe (When Elephant Met Giraffe, 2014).Read full book review >

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HELLO WORLD! by Paul Beavis
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"A calmly surreal invitation to explore. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Mrs. Mo's Monster (2014), he of the snaggly teeth, spiky blue fur, and lolling pink tongue, is still in the attic. Read full book review >