Search Results: "Travis Thrasher"


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Released: June 1, 2011

"A solid, suspenseful follow-up to the mesmerizing debut."
The saga of young Chris Buckley continues in the second volume of the Solitary Tales series. Read full book review >

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ARE YOU GONNA KISS ME OR NOT? by Thompson Square
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 4, 2013

"Daniel and Casey's story is warmhearted but slight."
Can a struggling boy who writes beautiful music find love with a privileged girl who writes beautiful lyrics? Maybe in a country song. Read full book review >

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WILLIE'S REDNECK TIME MACHINE by John Luke Robertson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2014

"There are certainly worse products out there put forth by celebrities looking for an extra buck. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
America's favorite redneck patriarch dips his beak into children's publishing with a wacky time-travel choose-your-own adventure. Read full book review >

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Released: Aug. 1, 2010

"Superior entry in the genre of Christian horror and teenage angst."
A 16-year-old confronts evil in a North Carolina town. Read full book review >

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TEMPTATION by Travis Thrasher
Released: April 1, 2012

"An engrossing, well-plotted third volume that whets the appetite for the series' finale."
In the third volume of the Solitary Tales, the face of evil shows itself. Read full book review >

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HURT by Travis Thrasher
Released: Jan. 1, 2013

"A fine, fitting end to a soulful series."
Teenager Chris Buckley makes his stand in the town of Solitary in the fourth and final book in Thrasher's (Temptation, 2012) Christian-oriented Solitary Tales series. Read full book review >

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TIME FOR ME TO COME HOME by Dorothy Shackleford
ROMANCE
Released: Oct. 29, 2013

"Nothing great or earth shattering, but a sweet, if clichéd, romantic Christmas tale that will warm some hearts. Fans of country star Blake Shelton and his author-mother take note."
A country music star finishes a tour in New York City and is summoned home to Oklahoma for Christmas by his mother, but to get there, he'll face a string of travel disasters and meet a fellow voyager who just might be the woman of his dreams. Read full book review >

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CATS PAW, INC. by L.L. Thrasher
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 1, 1991

"Still, diverting and capable of stretching to a series."
The latest entry in the Brown Bag Mystery series features first-time author Thrasher's smooth p.i. caper, which ranges from one end of Oregon to the other. Read full book review >

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FOWL PLAY by Travis Nichols
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 4, 2015

"Amusing to the point of provoking an inquiry. Really, it's the bee's knees. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Idioms get a run for their money in this good-humored and stimulating piece of wordplay from Nichols. Read full book review >

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MATTHEW MEETS THE MAN by Travis Nichols
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2012

"A light-hearted tale of a likable kid trying to be cool and survive high school at the same time. (Fiction. 11-14)"
Fourteen-year-old Matthew Swanbeck takes on "The Man" in this humorous slice of high-school life. Read full book review >

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BETTY’S BURGLED BAKERY by Travis Nichols
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 7, 2017

"This tasty treat's bound to have young readers alliterating along. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A bandit wipes out Betty's Bakery! Can the Gumshoe Zoo crack the case? Read full book review >