Search Results: "Raven Keyes"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 8, 2012

"Many readers will find the New Age platitudes tiring, but these intimate stories will draw the attention of New Age seekers and those interested in alternative medicine."
Personal accounts of reiki, a type of therapeutic healing. Read full book review >

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THE WOMAN WHO STOLE MY LIFE by Marian Keyes
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 7, 2015

"A salon owner-turned-invalid-turned author struggles to make sense of her life, and sometimes so do we."
The roller-coaster tale of a chatty Dublin woman rendered speechless, then renewed by the love of a good doctor—and a terrible literary agent. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 2011

"Easy-to-understand astrology for beginners and beyond."
Kaldera (Pagan Astrology, 2009, etc.) gives readers the secrets of the moon. Read full book review >

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ANYBODY OUT THERE? by Marian Keyes
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 2006

"The very best in chick-lit."
Keyes's proven formula for success—a chatty, engaging heroine, a bawdy sense of humor, an unhappy turn of events—works again in her eighth novel (The Other Side of the Story, 2004, etc.). Read full book review >

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THE OTHER SIDE OF THE STORY by Marian Keyes
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 27, 2004

"Bloated, meandering plot, with lots of dull talk about the publishing business. Even the author's wonderfully eccentric sense of humor can't save this one."
More plucky Irishwomen from Keyes (Sushi for Beginners, 2003, etc.). Read full book review >

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DARKBEAST REBELLION by Morgan Keyes
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 24, 2013

"Exciting, original and lively fantasy adventure. (Fantasy. 10-14)"
Keara, Goran and Taggart have been denounced for keeping their darkbeasts and are searching for a safe haven in this well-constructed sequel to Darkbeast (2012). Read full book review >

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DARKBEAST by Morgan Keyes
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 28, 2012

"Tightly woven and carefully constructed fantasy. (Fantasy. 10-14)"
Life in Keara's world is determined by adherence to strictures unchanged through generations. Read full book review >

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LAST CHANCE SALOON by Marian Keyes
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2001

"No surprises, but a pleasant read."
In the Bridget Jones tradition, young singles in London conquer self-esteem problems before finding true love: a witty if predictable fourth novel from Keyes (Lucy Sullivan is Getting Married, 1999 etc.). Read full book review >

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THE BRIAR KING by Greg Keyes
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Jan. 1, 2003

"Action-packed fantasy rife with humor and sensuality: introduces an epic new series sure to hook readers by the wagonful."
In the fantasy kingdom of Crotheny, set in a world that's just too complicated and overpoliticized to describe—though it does appear to exist in some vaguely post-apocalyptic setting, what with much of the land being referred to as "Virgenya"—trouble is brewing at the start of a simply smashing new four-part series from Keyes (the Age of Unreason tetralogy: The Shadows of God, 2001, etc.). Read full book review >

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THIS CHARMING MAN by Marian Keyes
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 17, 2008

"Flabby, often implausible plot propelled by original prose."
Four Dubliners regret misguided liaisons with a sadistic Irish politico. Read full book review >