Search Results: "Peter S. Fischer"


BOOK REVIEW

The Blood of Tyrants by Peter S. Fischer
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 21, 2009

"An engaging, complex political thriller."
In former TV writer-producer Fischer's debut thriller, a seemingly random assortment of U.S. citizens targets members of Congress. Read full book review >

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THE UNKINDNESS OF STRANGERS by Peter S. Fischer
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 6, 2012

"An engaging old-Hollywood whodunit."
In the latest installment of Fischer's (Pray for Us Sinners, 2013, etc.) Hollywood Murder Mysteries series, public relations man Joe Bernardi investigates a murder in Malibu. Read full book review >

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Pray for us Sinners  by Peter S. Fischer
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 15, 2013

"An addicting thriller with murder, mystery and Hitchcock."
A thrilling Hollywood whodunit set in Canada. Read full book review >

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ME AND MURDER, SHE WROTE by Peter S. Fischer
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 15, 2013

"A warm, affectionate autobiography that will likely appeal to TV history buffs."
An award-winning television writer and producer reflects on his prolific career. Read full book review >

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Expendable by Peter S. Fischer
FICTION & LITERATURE

"Persuasive romance perfectly suited to an authentic WWII backdrop."
In Fischer's (Pray for Us Sinners, 2013, etc.) historical thriller, a schoolteacher widowed in World War II becomes a liaison for a French patriot who, unbeknownst to her, is a Nazi spy.Read full book review >

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Love Has Nothing to do With it by Peter S. Fischer
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 19, 2011

"Goes down smooth for murder-mystery fans and Old Hollywood junkies."
A stylized, suspenseful Hollywood whodunit set in 1949. Read full book review >

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We Don't Need No Stinking Badges by Peter S. Fischer
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 11, 2011

"A smart, clever Mexican mystery."
A thrilling mystery packed with Hollywood glamour, intrigue and murder, set in 1948 Mexico. Read full book review >

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MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"An enjoyable, fast-paced whodunit from opening act to final curtain."
In this stylish homage to the detective novels of Hollywood's Golden Age, a press agent stumbles across a starlet's dead body and into the seamy world of scheming players and morally bankrupt movie moguls. Read full book review >

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The Terror of Tyrants by Peter S. Fischer
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 1, 2010

"A concise but considerable thriller, and a fine companion piece to the author's similarly themed debut."
A former news anchor and a college professor find themselves on the run from a lethal U.S. agency in the second political thriller from Fischer (The Blood of Tyrants, 2009). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Jan. 2, 2012

"An impressive, candid effort from a first-time author."
In his memoir, Pelullo recounts the repeated sexual molestations he suffered as a child and how he and his parents kept the acts a secret for more than 40 years. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2012

"Illuminating homilies of the Jewish people, by the Jewish people and, particularly, for the Jewish people."
Reflecting on his faith, an educator decodes some snapshots from the Jewish family album. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 15, 2009

"A must-read for anyone still wondering why the bottom dropped out of the economy."
An authoritative account of events leading up to the current recession. Read full book review >