Search Results: "Sharon McGehee"


BOOK REVIEW

SHARON by Gilad Sharon
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 25, 2011

"Sharon's son provides a solid template on which subsequent biographers will have to build."
The life and times of Israel's warrior leader Ariel Sharon, chronicled by his son. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 1991

"A book that students of murder will want to have despite its flaws. (Eight pages of photographs—not seen.)"
Pedestrian account of the investigation and trial of an unusually monstrous parricide. Read full book review >

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SHARON TATE by Ed Sanders
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"Readers are likely to finish the book more confused than illuminated by all the possibilities, theories, and potential co-conspirators."
The author revisits the murder that spawned his best-known book, The Family (1971).Read full book review >

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ARIEL SHARON by Nir Hefez
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 24, 2006

"Peacemakers are rare in the Middle East today, and this well-written biography is thus particularly timely."
An admiring, if critical, life of the Israeli warrior/politician. Read full book review >

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SHARON OEHLER: PEDIATRICIAN by Jennifer Bryant
BIOGRAPHY
Released: April 1, 1991

"Glossary. (Nonfiction. 8-10)"
One of a useful new series of seven—''Working Moms: A Portrait of Their Lives.'' (Others include a lawyer [Hispanic], music teacher [black], veterinarian, and park ranger.) Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 20, 2006

"A life of noisy desperation, vomited up con brio. (52 b&w and color photos throughout)"
Exhausting memoir soaked in bodily fluids from warmhearted showbiz vulgarian Osbourne. Read full book review >

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SHARON TATE AND THE MANSON MURDERS by Greg King
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 15, 2000

"Readers might wonder why King's account suddenly surfaces 31 years after the killings, but true-crime fans and Manson fetishists (you know who you are) will find it irresistible."
An oddly timed, incredibly detailed account of the most famous of the Manson Family's victims. Read full book review >

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MY WILDERNESS by Claudia McGehee
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 3, 2015

"A taste of wilderness of yore to whet the appetites of future fans of Laura Ingalls Wilder, Louise Erdrich and Kirkpatrick Hill. (author's note) (Picture book. 4-8)"
"When I was nine years old, I lived one winter on Fox Island, with my father, an old trapper named Olson, six blue fox, a family of angora goats, and Squirlie. This is what happened." Read full book review >

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NO MORE LONELY NIGHTS by Nicole McGehee
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 3, 1995

"Like its heroine, tasteful but boring."
A lackluster soap opera with designer labels, expensive restaurants, and sexy locations, but not a spark of glamour. Read full book review >

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REGRET NOT A MOMENT by Nicole McGehee
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 3, 1993

"Readers won't regret a few hours spent with this amiable romance—especially if they spend them at the beach."
Passionate romance, spanning three continents and three decades but remaining unquenched, by first-time novelist McGehee. Read full book review >

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SWEETHEART by Peter McGehee
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 1992

"And, finally, their courage, and commitment, impresses and moves."
Can life still be fun, even spontaneous, despite HIV and safe sex? Read full book review >