Search Results: "Walt Morton"


BOOK REVIEW

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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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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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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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: Jan. 13, 1993

"Too long by far, but an engrossing, multilayered portrait—as well as a touching personal odyssey. (Sixteen pages of b&w photographs—not seen.)"
Magisterial investigation of black America by a white reporter for The Washington Post; portions have appeared in Life magazine and the Washington Post Sunday Magazine. Read full book review >

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A GATHERING AT OAK CREEK by Walt Davis
Released: June 22, 2012

"An uneven novel, but readers interested in modern ranching and the history of West Texas will likely find much to enjoy."
A New Yorker, a cowboy, a Mexican and others meet at a West Texas ranch in Davis' (How to Not Go Broke Ranching, 2011, etc.) novel about love, life and cattle raising. Read full book review >

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THE GYPSY SPELL by Walt Bayless
written and illustrated by Walt Bayless
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 27, 2017

"A charming, beautifully illustrated tale that shows that kids don't need magic to cure loneliness."
In this children's picture book, told in rhyming verse, a lonely girl agrees to find a lost duck in exchange for a magical spell. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: June 24, 2011

"Surprisingly moving."
An earnest, if sometimes banal, account of one man's struggle to get right with his Christian faith. Read full book review >

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FAIRY TALE by Walt Foreman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2003

"A work intended by God for the comfort of mankind."