Search Results: "Seré Prince Halverson"


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THE UNDERSIDE OF JOY by Seré Prince Halverson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 17, 2012

"Halverson avoids sentimentality, aiming for higher ground in this lucid and graceful examination of the dangers and blessings of familial bonds."
A poignant debut about mothers, secrets and sacrifices. Read full book review >

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PRINCE by Ib Michael
Released: Nov. 1, 1999

"Ib Michael's fiction."
This beguiling and mysterious tale, the first of its veteran Danish author's novels to reach English translation, is a richly imagined, if structurally suspect, fusion of romance, bildungsroman, and ghost story. Read full book review >

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PRINCE by Ronin Ro
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 11, 2011

"An energetic, detailed balance of reportage and criticism about an icon of his era."
Did 10 years of researching the enigmatic Prince pay off? You bet. Read full book review >

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PRINCE by Brian Morton
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

"It's lonely out there for sui generis eccentric geniuses—luckily, gifted writers like Morton are able to bring them a little closer to us."
Cogent analysis of The Artist Currently Known as Prince. Read full book review >

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Released: Nov. 27, 2013

"An eye-catching, clever take on teaching table manners."
In a charmingly illustrated picture book by debut author Sanders, a young boy must learn proper table etiquette to prepare for his fancy birthday celebration. Read full book review >

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PRINCE CHARLES by Sally Bedell Smith
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 4, 2017

"A thorough, timely biography of the man likely to become king in the next decade or so."
A sympathetic psychological study of the prince who has been working tirelessly all his life to be taken seriously. Read full book review >

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Prince Dragonslayer by CG Cactus
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 28, 2015

"A fantasy parody boasting strong morals and rock references."
This fantasy debut follows a man from the real world as he enters the strange realm of his wizard brother for a humorously magical quest. Read full book review >

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PRINCE LESTAT by Anne Rice
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 28, 2014

"Rice fans probably need not fear a drought of her thirst-quenching tales, then. As for this one, it's trademark Rice: talky, inconsequential, but good old-fashioned fanged fun."
Armand, Seth, Akasha and, of course, Lestat de Lioncourt are back with a vengeance—and, natch, they're looking to put the bite on someone. Read full book review >

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PRINCE HARRY by Penny Junor
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 9, 2014

"A premature biography that will interest devoted royal watchers."
A look at how the rascally fourth in line to the British throne has been forgiven youthful indiscretions but faces serious career decisions at age 30. Read full book review >

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PRINCE EDWARD by Dennis McFarland
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 5, 2004

"A near-miss then, though well worth reading."
The growth of a southern white boy's moral consciousness. Read full book review >

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PRINCE CHARMING by Julie Garwood
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 1994

"A good read that would be an even better movie—and another surefire bestseller for Garwood. (Literary Guild alternate selection)"
Garwood's second foray into hardcover (after Saving Grace, 1993) is politically correct but gripping escapism of the tallest order. Read full book review >

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Released: Feb. 25, 1990

In this important and evenhanded book, longtime foreign correspondent and syndicated columnist Geyer (Buying the Night Flight, 1982, etc.) provides unequalled insight into the decline of Fidel Castro from national hero to increasingly desperate dictator of a despairing little country. Read full book review >