Search Results: "Ted Dekker"


BOOK REVIEW

BONEMAN’S DAUGHTERS by Ted Dekker
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 14, 2009

"Dekker's villain—who is addicted to Noxzema skin cream—is almost likable compared to his victims and the other characters, all of whom overthink every action in this less-than-thrilling tale that might hit the mark with Dekker fans but will leave most readers begging for mercy."
Christian novelist Dekker offers a mainstream novel featuring a soulless serial killer, a top Naval Intelligence officer and a 17-year-old aspiring model in a tale set in Austin, Texas. Read full book review >

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TED by Tony DiTerlizzi
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2001

"It's not exactly subtle, but children may find its exaggerations appealing. (Picture book. 7-9)"
A more-or-less imaginary friend brings a lonely boy and his distracted father together in this heavy-handed but slapstick romp from the author/illustrator of Jimmy Zangwow's Out-of-This-World Moon Pie Adventure (2000). Read full book review >

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A.D. 30 by Ted Dekker
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 28, 2014

"Action-adventure, set against the life of Yeshua, the prophet who dared speak against 'the way of the world, protected by position and sword and gold and knowledge.'"
Dekker (Outlaw, 2013, etc.) makes the spiritual real through the fictional Maviah, daughter of Rami bin Malik, Bedu sheikh.Read full book review >

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OUTLAW by Ted Dekker
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 22, 2013

"For fans of Dekker's Christian-inspired fiction."
Dekker's latest centers around the life of a mother who is stranded with a savage race unknown to modern man. Read full book review >

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MORTAL by Ted Dekker
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 5, 2012

"A book that can be enjoyed as a stand-alone novel by those who haven't read Book One."
Five hundred years into the post-apocalyptic future, in a world largely populated by a different kind of walking dead—people who think they're alive but have been emptied of all emotion but fear—a group of living, feeling Mortals fight for humanity against the brutal forces of the Order. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DOCTOR TED by Andrea Beaty
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 8, 2008

"Kids will be anxious to see what kind of fireman Ted becomes. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Ted is one prepared bear. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SOVEREIGN by Ted Dekker
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 18, 2013

"An installment enhanced by Lee's smooth, competent writing."
This third volume in the Books of Mortals series, a collaboration between Christian writer Dekker and his partner, Lee, continues the tale of an alternative universe with an allegorical flavor. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 1993

"Good subject, bad treatment."
Tabloid-style gossip about the senior senator from Massachusetts. Read full book review >

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TED POSTON by Kathleen A. Hauke
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 1999

"A gem of a book on a remarkable person—and his age. (24 b&w photos, not seen)"
Reading Ted Poston's life story is akin to reading several small chapters in American history. Read full book review >

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ARTIST TED by Andrea Beaty
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 7, 2012

"Oblivious but funny and full of gusto, Ted's bound for detective work next. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Ted's back, bursting with enthusiasm, this time throwing himself into the role of painter. Read full book review >

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FIREFIGHTER TED by Andrea Beaty
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 8, 2009

"Sure to fire up kids' imaginations while tickling their funny bones at the same time. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Following his day as a doctor (Doctor Ted, 2008), Ted awakens to the odor of smoke (burned toast) and decides that since a firefighter cannot be found he must save the day himself. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TED TALKS by Chris Anderson
Released: May 3, 2016

"A handy guide for novice and moderately experienced speakers, once you've dodged the TED boosterism."
The head honcho of the much-watched (and oft-satirized) TED Talks shares how he gets the best out of speakers. Read full book review >