Search Results: "Sandra Brown"


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WHERE THERE'S SMOKE by Sandra Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 7, 1993

More frustrated passion, political scandal, and true Texas grit from Brown—this featuring the simmering love-hate bond between cool, beautiful Dr. Laura Mallory and the savage blue-eyed younger brother of the politician whose life she reputedly destroyed. Read full book review >

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SMASH CUT by Sandra Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 2009

A rich man is murdered, and suspicion falls on his much-younger mistress and the movie-obsessed nephew who is heir to his fortune. Read full book review >

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RAINWATER by Sandra Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2009

"Mediocre, but with the author's track record and a pre-Christmas release, how can it fail?"
Megaseller Brown (Smash Cut, 2009, etc.) tries her hand at historical fiction in this slight tale of a Depression-era landlady and her mysterious boarder. Read full book review >

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LOW PRESSURE by Sandra Brown
Released: Sept. 18, 2012

"A good old-fashioned thriller and a winner, even though the bad guys are sometimes just a little too bad for plausibility."
A bestseller about an old homicide that once dominated the headlines brings a family back together in Brown's thriller set in Texas, Atlanta and New York. Read full book review >

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RICOCHET by Sandra Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 15, 2006

"An able thriller featuring a squared-jawed cop and a shifty dame."
Dedicated Savannah cop finds himself dangerously smitten by a sexy—and married—suspect. Read full book review >

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PLAY DIRTY by Sandra Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 2007

"Solid, satisfying thriller from the prolific Brown (Ricochet, 2006 etc.)."
Fallen gridiron great, fresh out of prison, reluctantly agrees to impregnate the wife of a disabled millionaire. Read full book review >

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THE CRUSH by Sandra Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 8, 2002

"Pretty good suspenser from the hugely popular Brown (Envy, 2001, etc.)."
Contract killer falls in love with a surgeon. Read full book review >

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THE ALIBI by Sandra Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 31, 1999

"A story Brown's fans will savor, however charmless its language. (Literary Guild main selection)"
According to her publisher, Brown (Unspeakable, 1998, etc. etc.) has had 37 titles on the New York Times bestseller lists in the past nine years, some of them reprints of her Texas! trilogy and other earlier works. Read full book review >

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STING by Sandra Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 16, 2016

"Brown moves her besieged female characters around to different locations but persists in employing the same tired trope over and over in books saved only by her smooth writing and savvy dialogue chops."
A rock-jawed bad guy and a sexy entrepreneur feel the mutual heat in Brown's latest story of a damsel in distress and her tarnished knight. Read full book review >

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MEAN STREAK by Sandra Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 19, 2014

"Brown's novels share several qualities: They're entertaining, competently written, full of twists and turns, but ultimately forgettable."
The perennially best-selling Brown checks in with another "woman-in-peril–hunky-guy-to-the-rescue" romantic thriller. Read full book review >

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FRENCH SILK by Sandra Brown
Released: May 8, 1992

"Glamorous lighting and soft-edged photography fail to disguise the paperback-romance roots of a totally unsurprising whodunit. (Literary Guild Dual Selection for June)"
The queen of mail-order lingerie is the prime suspect in the search for the murderer of a loathsome evangelist. Read full book review >

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EXCLUSIVE by Sandra Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 5, 1996

"A fine pick for an election year: Brown knows her terrain and has produced a lively, gripping read. (First printing of 350,000; Literary Guild main selection; author tour)"
A beach-bag shoo-in: With trademark zing and vigor, Brown (Charade, 1994, etc.) takes on the White House. Read full book review >