Search Results: "Terri Wolffe"


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ROMANCE
Released: Feb. 7, 2011

"A lusty, lightweight romp."
An earl's wife kidnaps and seduces a duke, only to fall in love with him. Read full book review >

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MY FATHER’S SON by Terri Fields
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"Although the surprising conclusion seems a little contrived after the believable realism of the rest of the tale, this is still a fast-paced and sometimes disturbing look at families and violent crime and its many victims, seen and unseen. (Fiction. 12 & up)"
High-school junior Kevin Windor leads the most normal of lives, until the day his father is arrested for a particularly brutal series of murders. Read full book review >

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SECRETS ON CEDAR KEY by Terri DuLong
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 26, 2013

"Life-altering conflicts handled in simplistic, unrealistic yet heartwarming ways; more of the same for Cedar Key fans, who will love it."
When a recent widow learns a shocking secret about her husband, she books a trip to Paris, hoping the time and distance will give her an opportunity to sort out her options, never expecting that the trip will give her a new chance at forgiveness and love. Read full book review >

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BLIND SPOT by Terri Persons
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 13, 2007

"A fun debut whose plot bumps and stumbles."
This first in a projected thriller series introduces an appealing FBI agent whose striking mismatched eyes signal her uneven psychic powers. Read full book review >

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SECRET PATHS by Terri Apter
NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 1995

"For middle-class women over 40, a sometimes eloquent, always readable mirror of their struggle to come to terms with growing older in a society still oriented to youth and beauty. (Author tour)"
A forceful examination of women who find in their 40s and 50s a psychological growth hormone to replace lost estrogen. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 17, 1994

"A thoughtful analysis of an extraordinarily complex problem, as well as a concise summary of feminist thought over the past four decades: of appeal to anyone interested in understanding the feminist revolution."
A subtle and sensitive exploration of why professional women continue to fail at achieving equality with men in the workplace: a follow-up to Apter's Why Women Don't Have Wives (1985). Read full book review >

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OLD MAID’S PUZZLE by Terri Thayer
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"An enjoyable piece of fluff."
A computer expert turned quilt-shop owner fights for the survival of her store. Read full book review >

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POSTCARDS FROM CEDAR KEY by Terri DuLong
Released: Oct. 30, 2012

"Lackluster writing and storytelling, as well as inconsistent plot elements, diminish the book's impact, but many romance and DuLong fans will find this sweet story, set in a friendly community with some unique, texturizing details, enough to keep them interested."
After her mother dies, Berkley Whitmore moves to Cedar Key, Fla., to open a chocolate shop, hoping to find the answers to a family mystery she's uncovered; along the way, she'll find the home she's always dreamed of, with a new community of friends and the possibility of true love. Read full book review >

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HOLDUP by Terri Fields
FICTION
Released: April 1, 2007

"Recommended only to teenagers looking for an easy read, one that doesn't promise much depth or heavy-duty soul-searching. (Fiction. 12-14)"
Using a Lazy-Susan approach of rotating perspectives, Fields manages to paint a broad canvas of life as a contemporary high-school student. Read full book review >