Search Results: "R.D. Cain"


BOOK REVIEW

THE FILTHY FEW by R.D. Cain
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 1, 2013

"The atmosphere is suitably noir, the dialogue tough and the characters hard-bitten to a fault, though you do keep wondering who's on first."
Widowed of the wife who provided one of his few tethers to anything like a normal life (Dark Matter, 2012, etc.), a disgraced Toronto police detective gets into the line of fire among a biker gang, their ailing chief executive and the hit man determined to shake them all up. Read full book review >

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THE KILLER WITHIN by R.D. Tkachuck
Released: Nov. 1, 2002

"A thin story overloaded with exposition and undermined by thin character delineation."
A gritty tale of a drunken loser who finally develops some self-esteem when his violence escalates to murder. Read full book review >

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SUCH GOOD GIRLS by R.D. Rosen
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 9, 2014

"The emotional toll of silence and victimhood, rendered through intimate detail and rich historical context."
Through the stories of three fortunate Jewish girls—one Polish, one French, one Dutch—the author reveals "hidden children" as an unexplored facet of Holocaust research. Read full book review >

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DONBRIDGE by R.D. Vincent
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 27, 2016

"An imaginative, eerie book well suited to fans of folklore and magical realism."
On a snowy winter night, a woman tells her grandchildren magical stories of the town in which she grew up in Vincent's (Donbridge: The Lost Princess of Lenape Valley, 2017, etc.) interconnected collection of novellas. Read full book review >

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BLOOD TRANCE by R.D. Zimmerman
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 22, 1993

"The sustained note of hysteria keeps your blood pumping while preventing you from taking any of it seriously."
When she gets a letter from her agoraphobic former patient Loretta Long begging for help in ``a matter of life and death,'' blind, paraplegic hypnotist/psychologist Maddy Phillips (Death Trance, 1992) sends her brother Alex to Chicago to help Loretta. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NO SURVIVORS by Tom Cain
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 9, 2009

"Not the slam-dunk it might have been, but a worthwhile sophomore entry in a promising action franchise."
A stone-cold killer returns from the dead to stop a plot to launch a holy war. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 24, 2012

"An intriguing and potentially life-altering examination of the human psyche that is sure to benefit both introverts and extroverts alike."
An enlightened Wall Street survivor exhorts wallflowers everywhere to embrace their solitude-seeking souls and fully appreciate the power of the lone wolf. Read full book review >