Search Results: "Robert Pullen"


BOOK REVIEW

MONTSERRAT CABALLÉ by Robert Pullen
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 1, 1995

"A fine addition to the opera lover's shelf. (16 pages b&w photos)"
Everything you always wanted to know (and perhaps a bit more) about the legendary Spanish soprano—a sensible, readable biography. Read full book review >

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FRIDAY MY RADIO FLYER FLEW by Zachary Pullen
ADVENTURE
Released: May 6, 2008

"Pullen's artful oil paintings zoom in and out on the father and son in exaggerated, distorting perspectives, emphasizing the boy's expressive face and his dad in gleeful moments. (Picture book. 3-7)"
The possibilities of the little red wagon have captured the imagination of children for decades. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Naked Ambition by Rick Pullen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 2, 2016

"This thriller offers an intricate puzzle with a few surprises and some strategic power grabs as a hardened journalist pursues the story of his career."
A seasoned Washington, D.C., newspaper reporter uncovers a potentially explosive corruption scandal in this debut political novel. Read full book review >

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COLD FEET by Karen Pullen
Released: Jan. 16, 2013

"The best thing about this debut is the chili recipe (tried and tasted) that ends it."
The perfect wedding gift: strychnine for the bride. Read full book review >

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BAGGAGE CHECK by M.J. Pullen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 12, 2016

"In this story, no romance, friendship, or parent-child relationship is perfect, which makes it all the more uplifting and sweet."
In the satisfying conclusion to the Marriage Pact series, the villain from Book 1 reconciles her past and finds her happily-ever-after in her hometown of Oreville, Alabama. Read full book review >

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REGRETS ONLY by M.J. Pullen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 2016

"Readers looking for suspense will find little action here, but romance abounds in this sexy and modern love story."
A high-powered event planner with a stalker hot on her heels falls for a young country star in Pullen's follow-up to The Marriage Pact (2015).Read full book review >

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COLD HEART by Karen Pullen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 18, 2017

"A complex case with a surfeit of red herrings that still marks a distinct improvement over Pullen's uninspiring debut (Cold Feet, 2013)."
A North Carolina cop lands her dream job with the Homicide Division only to risk becoming a victim herself. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HOCKEY HERO by Zachary Hyman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 13, 2015

"A fine look into hockey's heart. (Picture book. 6-9)"
In hockey, there is a tradition: win or lose, you rise to the challenge. Read full book review >

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ROBERT OLMSTEAD
by J.W. Bonner

At a time when our country’s past serves a daily story in the news, Robert Olmstead’s latest novel, Savage Country, takes readers back to the 19th-century frontier as well as returning readers to a more traditional type of yarn spinning: equal parts adventure tale, Biblical narrative, and Greek tragedy.

Savage Country depicts a world where justice is often ...


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BOOK REVIEW

LIPMAN PIKE by Richard Michelson
BIOGRAPHY
Released: March 1, 2011

"An insight into baseball and America that is at once historical and timeless. (author's note) (Picture book. 6-10)"
Lipman Pike played "Base" every chance he could get in his Brooklyn neighborhood. Read full book review >

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THE BAMBINO AND ME by Zachary Hyman
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 8, 2014

"Lively, fun-filled and altogether delightful. (author's note) (Picture book. 6-10)"
The historic rivalry between the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox is the catalyst for a young fan's extraordinary adventures in Yankee Stadium. Read full book review >

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CASEY AND DEREK ON THE ICE by Marty Sederman
ADVENTURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"Pullen's oil paintings aptly complement the larger-than-life plot, the characters' earnest faces canvasses for their emotions as they give the game their all. (Picture book. 5-9)"
A "Casey at the Bat" for the hockey fan. Read full book review >