Search Results: "Rhonda Pollero"


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SLIGHTLY IRREGULAR by Rhonda Pollero
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 17, 2012

"Lots of shopping, lots of steam, and if you don't blink, you might catch the mystery."
A trust-fund reject fights a crush on her hot boss by developing an even bigger crush on an even hotter private investigator. Read full book review >

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BARGAIN HUNTING by Rhonda Pollero
Released: Oct. 30, 2012

"An uneven mystery fails a charming, amateur detective."
The third in Pollero's Finley Anderson Tanner mystery series has Finley finding love, bargains and bullets flying her way. Read full book review >

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KNOCK OFF by Rhonda Pollero
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 6, 2007

"Finley's firm sense of priorities and laser-accurate descriptions of the most banal circumstances will make readers eager for an encore."
Romance writer Pollero spins the hilarious tale of a paralegal whose loyalty to a client imperils her bargain-chasing. Read full book review >

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RHONDA THE RUBBER WOMAN by Norma Peterson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 1998

"A touching coming-of-age novel both wise and generous."
A posthumous first novel offers a refreshingly intelligent and wry take on a girl growing up with a less than ideal mother in small-town Pennsylvania during the late '30s and '40s. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

"An often engaging and intimate remembrance."
A woman explores how her hair has shaped her identity in this memoir. Read full book review >

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PROMPOSAL by Rhonda Helms
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 10, 2015

"Chick lit to the max. (Fiction. 12-18)"
High schoolers try to outdo one another in elaborate, romantic ways to pitch invitations to the prom. Read full book review >

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THE ENCHANTED LIFE OF ADAM HOPE by Rhonda Riley
Released: April 23, 2013

"Well-written and stocked with many strong characterizations, but fuzzy in plotting and theme."
A husband literally made in the image of others teaches Evelyn Roe about enduring love and the equally enduring human distrust of difference in Riley's debut. Read full book review >

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Released: Jan. 1, 2007

"A fine read for budding geographers, developers, urban planners and other devotees of the surveyor's art."
A thoughtfully written, handsomely illustrated history of surveying. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 1997

"Trite in style as well as content, this resembles nothing more than a series of overgrown book reports. (b&w photos not seen)"
An uncritical assemblage of information about six famous writers and how they spent the years of fascism's rise and WW II. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

"A detailed story of one woman's journey and the lessons it taught her."
A debut firsthand account of a near-death experience. Read full book review >