Search Results: "Troye Evers"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Oct. 10, 2012

"An important if not always trenchant look at living with TS."
In his debut book, Evers, who suffers from Tourette's syndrome, collects the gut-wrenching but ultimately uplifting stories of 17 others living with TS. Read full book review >

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FEAR IN FENWAY by Crabbe Evers
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 19, 1993

"For fans, then, there's plenty of baseball trivia."
When two former Red Sox players—partners in a bid to wrest ownership of the team from the rich widow Dougherty—are both murdered at Fenway Park during an Old-Timer's Day reunion, retired sportswriter Duffy House and his hubba-hubba niece Petey are asked to investigate. Read full book review >

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HAVE NO FEAR by Charles Evers
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 10, 1997

"His depiction of the racism he faced as he was coming of age in Mississippi is as melodramatic as it is authentic and significant. (8 pages photos) (Author tour)"
A spirited recounting of the life and times of one of America's most contradictory and controversial African-American politicians. Read full book review >

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YOUR FATHER SENDS HIS LOVE by Stuart Evers
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 18, 2016

"This is an uneven gathering but free of duds, and Evers often achieves the special pleasure of short stories, infusing small worlds with more life than seems possible."
These short stories explore varieties of family strife and warmth in a style with roots in Raymond Carver but more humor, sympathy, and sinew. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 1, 1999

"Driven by passion, this book instructs and inspires."
A poignant memoir by one of our nation's most admired African-American women, written with the assistance of journalist Blau. Read full book review >

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TIGERS BURNING by Crabbe Evers
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 21, 1994

"How long will it take Evers to get around to the Marlins?"
Whoever wants to rescue the Detroit Tigers from ancient Tiger Stadium—owner Little Joe Yeager, maybe, or his blowhard VP Sport McAllister—won't stop at arson and murder, as the baesball commissioner's investigator Duffy House (Fear in Fenway, 1993) realizes after Kit Gleason, impassioned head of Save Our Stadium, is burned to death in a stadium fire that's way beyond suspicious. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Oct. 22, 2010

"An entertaining debut that's just what the doctor ordered."
Sinister forces stop at nothing to squelch a medical breakthrough in this adrenalized thriller. Read full book review >