Search Results: "Teresa Medeiros"


BOOK REVIEW

A KISS TO REMEMBER by Teresa Medeiros
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 3, 2001

"Plenty of fun for the Harlequin crowd."
Another reworked fairy tale from Madeiros (The Bride and the Beast, 2000)—this time, Sleeping Beauty as a Regency romance. Read full book review >

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Released: Jan. 29, 2013

"Engaging characters, a tight, well-drawn plot that is complex and captivating, and an overall tone that manages to be both lighthearted and emotionally lush make this a sweet, fun and satisfying read."
After his fiancee abandons him at the altar to marry his brother, Max Burke flees London for the isolation of a ramshackle, reputedly haunted castle in Cornwall, where he'll contend with a surly, secretive staff, a mesmerizing portrait of a woman-turned-ghost and a housekeeper he's tempted to strangle—or seduce. Read full book review >

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THE BRIDE AND THE BEAST by Teresa Medeiros
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 13, 2000

"Instead of purveying such copycat fables, Medeiros would be better off sticking to the witchy romances she does best."
A first hardcover in the warmed-over fairy-tale tradition of Jude Deveraux and Julie Garwood. Read full book review >

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GOODNIGHT TWEETHEART by Teresa Medeiros
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2010

"Medeiros (The Devil Wears Plaid, 2010) gives her well-matched Twitter couple some very funny exchanges, although a melodramatic plot twist toward the end comes across as a little heavy-handed."
Novelist with writer's block falls for a charming mystery man she meets on Twitter. Read full book review >

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SHATTERED GLASS by Teresa Toten
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 29, 2015

"A novel that could have hit the high notes but instead falls flat. (Historical fiction. 12-16)"
The only memories 16-year-old Toni Royce has of her mother are the scars on her skin and lingering nightmares of a vicious and painful fire. Read full book review >

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RALPH NADER by Teresa Celsi
BIOGRAPHY
Released: Oct. 15, 1991

"Well-chosen b&w photos; notes; bibliography on consumer issues; index. (Biography. 12-18)"
Our best-known consumer advocate gets his full due in a well-written biography. Read full book review >

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Released: Oct. 8, 2012

"Baffling phrases and mistakes sink what might have been a breezy self-reference guide."
Kay's nonfiction debut defines and describes dental-related topics for patients. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 1997

"It is almost enough to make an apocalyptic end of the world seem attractive."
A weak and derivative addition to the flood of books presaging the year 2000. Read full book review >

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SEEDS OF REBELLION by Teresa Irvin
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 14, 2013

"An enjoyable gallop through a crucial period in the struggle for America's independence."
In her historical fiction debut, Irvin (Let the Tail Go with the Hide, 2001) follows a young man as he comes of age in the 1700s during the French and Indian War. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 25, 2017

"A short, colorful book of spiritual happiness."
A quick, inspirational work about how to achieve one's dreams. Read full book review >

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Now You See It . . .  by Teresa Roblin
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 12, 2014

"A fun, relatively unpredictable addition to a well-populated genre."
A frothy romantic comedy with a magical twist. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 2003

"Still, there's not much drama in this tale, for all the chest-beating involved. One supposes that the retiring Miss Stone—who gently remarked that her kidnappers 'had worked hard for their booty'—would be embarrassed by all the attention."
In which mustachioed brigands, having stolen away a virtuous American schoolmarm, set off a diplomatic incident that threatens to bring Teddy Roosevelt's warships to the gates of the Dardanelles. Read full book review >