Search Results: "Walt Larimore"


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CHILDREN'S
Released: March 13, 2012

"A useful guide for readers wanting a Christian look at boys' physical and sexual development. (note to parents, appendices, afterword) (Nonfiction. 10-13)"
"Dr. Walt" offers advice with a Christian perspective for boys wondering about their bodies as they enter puberty. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

"Sometimes moving, sometimes motionless."
Washington Post reporter converts from D.C. yuppie to Kentucky rabbit hunter—in this sometimes portentous memoir by the author of Crossings (1993). Read full book review >

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NEMESIS SYNDROME by Walt Branam
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 21, 2016

"Full-tilt action drops recurring and new characters into a plot rife with gunfire and the occasional explosive."
Branam's (Hunting Evil, 2015, etc.) latest thriller finds former Army Ranger Tom Wolfe, now with the FBI, assembling his own covert team to save his kidnapped wife in Iran.Read full book review >

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TREACHERY IN DALLAS by Walt Brown
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 1995

"Read it for a salutary jolt of conspiracy, stirred, not shaken. (illustrations, not seen)"
Brown (The People v. Read full book review >

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THE PEOPLE V. LEE HARVEY OSWALD by Walt Brown
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 15, 1992

"A nose-breaking blow to the lone assassin theory."
Huge, gripping novelistic work that assembles the most legally relevant information known about Lee Harvey Oswald to see how he would fare if tried for the murder of JFK. Read full book review >

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AMERICAN GHOUL by Walt Morton
Released: Nov. 28, 2012

"Once readers dig up this clever supernatural YA story, they likely won't want to put it down."
Debut novelist Morton tells a gloriously macabre young-adult tale about the difficulties of being a teenage ghoul in the 1970s. Read full book review >

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SIGNIFICANT ZERO by Walt Williams
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 19, 2017

"An entertaining and provocative look inside big-time video game development."
Looking back on the decade he spent helping to create some of the most memorable titles in video gaming history, Williams comes clean on scripted violence, workplace politics, situational morality, and the deleterious effects of little sleep and a junk-food diet. Read full book review >

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THE RED LINE by Walt  Gragg
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 2, 2017

"The writing isn't great, but the action is. If you loved Tom Clancy's Red Storm Rising or simply miss the 20th century, this one's a stroll down Memory Lane."
Communists retake Russia in this debut novel, and their Stalin-esque leader, Cheninko, fears the unified Germany that's once again run by vile Nazis. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 9, 2005

"Not just some of the country's finest personal journalism, but some of its finest journalism, period."
A collection of first-person journalism edited by former Washington Post reporter Harrington (The Everlasting Stream, 2002, etc.). Read full book review >

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LINK by Walt Becker
Released: Nov. 4, 1998

"A better-than-average debut that evokes suspense and moments of gee-whiz wonder from a tired science-fictional premise."
Earnest, slightly hokey Michael Crichton'style adventure tale that poses an extraterrestrial origin for some of humanity's best and worst traits. Read full book review >