Search Results: "Rudolph E. Tanzi"


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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 6, 2012

"For Chopra fans only—as such, likely to become a best-seller."
A mixture of recent research in the neurosciences and spiritual wisdom passed down through generations. Read full book review >

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NOBLE CHASE by Michael Rudolph
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 19, 2016

"A dandy debut novel featuring lawyers with both integrity and nautical skills."
A fast-moving legal thriller that's resolved on the high seas instead of in a courtroom. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 23, 2005

"Intensely involving: a character study of a gifted, driven man and the world that created him."
Enthralling plunge into the world of the late Bernard Loiseau: celebrity chef, P.R. genius, and manic-depressive. Read full book review >

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Living Beyond by Ivan Rudolph
NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 7, 2015

"A thoroughly researched, if highly speculative, interpretation of near-death accounts."
Rudolph (Eyre: The Forgotten Explorer, 2014, etc.) explores the phenomenon of near-death experiences through a Christian lens in this religious work.Read full book review >

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FOUR CORNERS by Wally Rudolph
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 10, 2014

"A familiar noirish plot enlivened by its no-nonsense, rough-living narrator."
A meth addict itching to go straight gets sidetracked in the Southwest in this tough-talking debut. Read full book review >

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LIFE BLOOD by Penny Rudolph
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2007

"A quality follow-up to Rachel's first adventure (Thicker Than Blood, 2005)."
A good deal turns into a nightmare for a recovering alcoholic. Read full book review >

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HARD TRAVEL TO SACRED PLACES by Rudolph Wurlitzer
NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 5, 1994

"Go elsewhere for all four."
A Southeast Asia travelogue that looks for spiritual sustenance but instead finds distraction in spiritual tourism and lengthy quotation. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: April 16, 1992

"Richly served up and dotted with absurd moments as the fat cats go free and the feds eat their shoes. (Eight pages of b&w photographs.)"
Absorbing story of how the FBI developed a new mode of attack on the New Jersey crime family—and then failed to make its case in court. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 18, 2007

"A sophisticated raconteur, Chelminski tells a story that would grace a leisurely lunch at a French countryside inn."
This story of the man who brought Beaujolais to the world's tables carries distinctive flavors of French history, cuisine and terrain with accents of style and wit. Read full book review >

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LITTLE BASTARDS IN SPRINGTIME by Katja Rudolph
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 7, 2015

"A first-rate novel about the horrors of nationalism, as moving as it is instructive in its historical import."
A boy survives the 1992 siege of Sarajevo and finds refuge, if not peace, in North America. Read full book review >

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THE GOOD STEPMOTHER by Marguerita Rudolph
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 4, 1992

"Attractive realistic illustrations round out a story that will be welcomed as much for its contemporary theme as for its traditional setting. (Picture book. 4-8)"
``Boris Zakhoder, a well-known writer for children in the Soviet Union'' was the original author of this pleasant tale about a princess who devises a unique way to select a stepmother. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 1, 2006

"Significant ideas entangled in turgid and uninviting prose."
A dense reassessment of an iconic figure in American history with special attention to his notion of race relations as a key to social progress for African-Americans. Read full book review >