Search Results: "Queenie Moffat"


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JACKSON'S CHOICE by Joe Booth
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Sept. 18, 2013

"An entertaining-enough thriller that is equally saturated with action and interaction."
With an international backdrop, this interactive adventure is a thrill ride determined to keep readers engaged—to the point where it needs to resort to occasionally nudging them in the "right" direction. Read full book review >

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RUNNING DOGS by Gwen Moffat
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 1, 2000

"A slow start, but Moffat, better known for her Miss Pink series (Veronica's Sister, 1992, etc.), shows considerable skill at environmental description and gradually draws the reader into the sorry lives of her haves and have-nots."
Tucked into an upper corner of Washington state is the little town of Prosper, where the wealthy live in glass-walled splendor facing the cliffs, the forest, the water-sluiced vegetation, eagles, deer, beavers'and the snarling, ferocious hounds owned by Kent and Misty Hubbell, the trashy element in town. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 18, 2010

"An empathic, highly informative celebration of the legacy of a profoundly decent but decidedly imperfect man who considered himself 'the outsidest of outsiders.'"
A buoyant, expressive biography of British novelist E.M. Forster (1879-1970), whose homosexuality had a profound effect on his literary output and career. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"Solid, mainstream popular science."
Canadian theoretical physicist Moffat describes efforts to explain several distressing new cosmological phenomena that don't fit comfortably into the theory of relativity. Read full book review >

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Released: April 1, 1999

"TKTK), with more extensive background information and a more serious tone. (500 line drawings)"
From the profession that sets the standards for injury prevention and rehabilitation, a well-laid-out, thorough guide to avoiding musculoskeletal injury and diagnosing and treating it when it does occur. Read full book review >

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Released: Oct. 10, 2016

"Yes, it's lovely, but since it's neither complete nor very interestingly edited, there's no reason to prefer this volume to any of the Holmes collections out there already. Even the print is tiny."
Given the free-wheeling approach the television series Sherlock takes to the Sacred Writings, you'd expect a selection of the Holmes stories chosen and introduced by producers Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat to be equally offbeat. But you'd be wrong. Read full book review >