Search Results: "Thomas R. Stilp"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 29, 2009

"Practical and realistic, these concise pages demonstrate that the prospect of buying an apartment house can be a nicely controlled venture."
Stilp walks readers through the strategic procedures associated with buying commercial real estate. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Eye of God by R. Thomas
NON-FICTION

"A regularly affecting but discombobulated collage of reflections and hypotheses."
Thomas offers a debut, book-length essay on the spirit world and life after death. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DAVE'S WAY by R. David Thomas
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 25, 1991

"For fans of the shoulder-to-the-wheel, nose-to-the-grindstone, eye-on-the-ball, and ear-to-the-ground approaches to commercial achievement. (Eight pages of photos—not seen.)"
Dave, of course, is the founder of Wendy's International and is familiar to millions of TV viewers as the hamburger vendor's plain-spoken pitchman. Read full book review >

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UN-NAPPILY IN LOVE by Trisha R. Thomas
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 2010

"Run-of-the-mill romantic escapism in which the characters happen to be African-American."
In the fifth "Nappily" novel from Thomas (Nappily in Bloom, 2009, etc.), heroine Venus struggles to trust her husband, whose career throws him into the arms of a former love. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DARK MATTER by Sheree R. Thomas
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 18, 2000

"Ponder."
A first anthology of speculative fiction by black writers: 25 stories, 3 novel excerpts, and 5 essays, the oldest piece an 1887 tale of a bewitched vineyard, the majority from this year. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NAPPILY EVER AFTER by Trisha R. Thomas
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2000

"A slight but winning debut."
A young black woman decides to stop fussing with her hair, and changes her life in the process. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Oct. 1, 1996

"A highly readable account of ancient Greece, particularly useful as an introductory or review text for the student or the general reader."
A limpidly written, highly accessible, and comprehensive history of Greece and its civilizations from prehistory through the collapse of Alexander the Great's empire. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NAPPILY FAITHFUL by Trisha R. Thomas
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 24, 2008

"A popular series shows strain."
The soap opera never stops in the latest installment of Thomas's Venus Johnston series (Nappily Married, 2007, etc.). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NAPPILY IN BLOOM by Trisha R. Thomas
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"A smartly paced, fast and funny high spot in an uneven series."
Venus Johnston is back, but the only thing blossoming is her Atlanta floral business. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ROADRUNNER by Trisha R. Thomas
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2002

"Spare prose zeroes in on the details that make characters come to life: another solid drama from the author of Nappily Ever After (2001)."
A troubled wife falls for the cop who chased off her abusive husband. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WOULD I LIE TO YOU? by Trisha R. Thomas
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 3, 2004

"Briskly written sequel, very likable heroine."
Venus Johnston is back—and she's gotta make up her mind. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 2000

OVERCOMING MALE INFERTILITYUnderstanding Its Causes and TreatmentsSchover, Leslie R. & Anthony J. Thomas Jr., M.D. Read full book review >