Search Results: "Robert K. Lewis"


BOOK REVIEW

UNTOLD DAMAGE by Robert K. Lewis
Released: April 8, 2013

"Equally rooted in the struggle for justice and the struggle for sobriety, Lewis' debut makes it clear that there may be no clear right or wrong."
A cop turned junkie has to turn back in order to uncover a friend and colleague's descent down the same dark path. Read full book review >

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INNOCENT DAMAGE by Robert K. Lewis
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 8, 2015

"Even though Mallen and company sometimes come off as noir types rather than recognizable people, the plot Lewis unfolds allows him to develop his characters more deeply this time out."
A former addict's search for a friend's missing daughter uncovers what appears to be corruption with roots in the local police force. Read full book review >

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I GREW UP ON A FARM by Alan K. Lewis
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2005

"A more anecdotal telling would have tilled the ground better to tie in and germinate with the inventive art style. (Picture book/biography. 6-8)"
A nostalgic reverie by the author recalls his days growing up on a farm 50 years ago. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 4, 2014

"Sage advice for creative souls and those who long to be."
Society has conspired to conform us to its image, and we need to fight back to reclaim our individuality, according to this well-reasoned cultural critique and self-help book. Read full book review >

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Grandma's Lost And Found by Robert Lewis Hayes, Jr.
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 3, 2016

"A potent, if flawed, novel that combats racism and child endangerment."
A thriller finds a trio of African-American sisters lost in Georgia's questionable foster-care system. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 14, 2002

"Action-packed descriptions of modern air combat combined with detailed tactical analysis: an intriguing account for general readers as well as valuable for military specialists."
Former Air Force officer Wilcox (Wings of Fury, 1997, etc.) depicts the aerial teamwork and harrowing exploits of the Navy's Black Aces squadron during the 1999 air war over Kosovo. Read full book review >

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ECHOES OF MY SOUL by Robert K. Tanenbaum
Released: June 1, 2013

"An intriguing saga that should have been better presented."
A former New York prosecuting attorney and prolific novelist recounts miscarriages of justice on the way to solving a highly publicized 1963 double murder. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 11, 1999

"Oermann effectively bridges the gap between the country music giants of yore and today's stars, such as the Dixie Chicks, Shania Twain, and Garth Brooks. (Over 200 b&w and color photos)"
Nashville-based critic Oermann, one of journalism's best known authorities on country music, takes an ambitious look at the genre's evolution from its hillbilly origins at the turn of the century to the mainstream success it is today. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 4, 2003

"Hardly a page-turner, but a vivid account that will satisfy anyone with an interest in the Great War."
A monumental study of the maritime aspects of WWI, drawing on a great cast of characters and revisiting little-known battles and watery tombs. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BAD FAITH by Robert K. Tanenbaum
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 5, 2012

"The book has its share of entertaining oddities, but they aren't enough to make it more than a run-of-the-mill thriller."
The latest installment in Tanenbaum's long-running Karp-Ciampi series (Escape, 2008, etc.). Read full book review >