Search Results: "Peter Golden"


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WHEREVER THERE IS LIGHT by Peter Golden
Released: Nov. 3, 2015

"Interracial lovers overcome many obstacles, including their own worst impulses, in a compelling World War II-era love story."
A keenly detailed historical romance in which love must conquer bigots, zealots, and Nazis. Read full book review >

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COMEBACK LOVE by Peter Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 3, 2012

"Grab a handful of tissues, think The Notebook and then start speculating on actors best suited to bring Gordon and Glenna to the big screen."
Golden's breakout debut fiction is a passionate, yet melancholy, story of love, loss and reconciliation. Read full book review >

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IN PRAISE OF MOTHERS by Lilly Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1994

"There are also pieces by Pearl S. Buck, Bertolt Brecht, Michael Dorris, and Louise Erdrich, among others."
An anthology about something we all have. Read full book review >

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WILDWOOD ROAD by Christopher Golden
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 5, 2005

"May be Golden's best and a step up from 2004's The Boys Are Back in Town."
Haunted house tale, restrained and adult. Read full book review >

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ARARAT by Christopher Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 18, 2017

"A thriller with an intellectual bent, Golden's latest effort ruminates on the nature and existence of good and evil while providing the chills and tingles fans of this prolific author have come to expect."
Far up on Turkey's Mount Ararat, buried within it like a cave, explorers discover the remains of a ship they think may be Noah's Ark. After they open an odd sarcophaguslike container and mess around with the horned cadaver inside, evil happens. Read full book review >

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AND DO REMEMBER ME by Marita Golden
Released: July 1, 1992

"Strong stuff—unsubtle and sharp as an axe blow."
The author of Long Distance Life (1989), plus other novels dealing with the various odysseys of black women, here centers on a successful actress, a victim of childhood rape, as she struggles to love and endure. Read full book review >

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THE EDGE OF HEAVEN by Marita Golden
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 5, 1998

"Golden, in her fourth novel, is writing in top form."
An acclaimed chronicler of black women's lives (And Do Remember Me, 1992, etc.) shows what happens when a good marriage goes bad. Read full book review >

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PETER WATSON
by Gregory McNamee

Five hundred-odd years ago, in the time of Leonardo da Vinci, a scientist—a term then unknown—was a person of many parts, someone who might work in fields ranging from chemistry to botany, astronomy to metallurgy, to divine the hidden order of the universe.

Even as recently as the early Victorian idea, writes British science historian Peter Watson in his new ...


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BOOK REVIEW

LOST LULLABY by Deborah Golden Alecson
NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 1995

"The Me generation faces life and death."
A mother's emotion-laden account of how tough it is to have a brain-damaged infant who won't die. Read full book review >

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VAMP by Eve Golden
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 1, 1996

"The author does make an effort to situate Bara in her historical context, but too often she settles for a superficial rehashing of film history commonplaces. (124 b&w photos, not seen)"
Golden, author of a well-received bio of Jean Harlow (Platinum Girl, 1991), inaugurates this new imprint with a trip even farther back into film history to examine the career of silent sex goddess Theda Bara. Read full book review >