Search Results: "Sandra Brown"


BOOK REVIEW

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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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 >

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FAT TUESDAY by Sandra Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 12, 1997

"No surprises here, but Brown's readers will find this Mardi Gras extravaganza more than satisfying. (First printing of 500,000; Literary Guild main selection/Doubleday Book Club selection)"
Mega-selling Brown (Exclusive, 1996, etc.) returns, this time with a tale of murder, mayhem, and the battle of the sexes set in sleazy, swampy, sweaty New Orleans. 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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SEEING RED by Sandra Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 15, 2017

"As the plot grows more complicated, it also sheds believability, leaving sex and witty banter to carry the day."
Brown (Mean Streak, 2014, etc.) ticks off the boxes that elevate her books to the bestseller lists in this sexy romantic thriller set in Texas. 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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HELLO, DARKNESS by Sandra Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 7, 2003

"Play it again, Clint."
With her latest, Brown (The Crush, 2002) passes fifty-some bongs on the New York Times bestseller list, though her score probably includes paperback reprints as well as hardcovers. 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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TEXAS! SAGE by Sandra Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 1991

"Damn, Sage'' ain't for everyone."
Cowboys, horses and tough-talking blondes duke it out in this feisty conclusion to former television weatherperson Brown's lowbrow TEXAS! trilogy—this featuring the spoiled youngest daughter of the Dallas-like Tyler clan and her passionate search for love. 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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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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WHITE HOT by Sandra Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 17, 2004

"Sluggish plot hemmed in by too much backstory and going-through-the-motions prose. Not Brown's best."
Lukewarm thriller from bestselling Brown (Hello, Darkness, 2003, etc.). Read full book review >