Search Results: "William H. Cunningham"


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THE STRATEGIST by William H. Cunningham
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 10, 2013

"A believable and provocative, if uneven, political thriller."
In Cunningham's debut thriller, a down-on-his-luck Wall Street strategist races to solve his friend's murder—and lands in the middle of a government conspiracy. Read full book review >

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MAROON RISING by John H. Cunningham
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 24, 2015

"Breezy, winsome, and endlessly diverting."
In the latest installment of Cunningham's (Second Chance Gold, 2014, etc.) adventure series, Buck Reilly dodges bullets and faces off against kidnappers while searching for Jamaican treasure.Read full book review >

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FREE FALL TO BLACK by John H. Cunningham
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 26, 2017

"A lively thriller with plenty of unexpected developments."
In this prequel to Cunningham's (Maroon Rising, 2015, etc.) adventure series, a treasure hunter's quick rise to fame and wealth takes a nose dive, due to circumstances involving deceit and murder.Read full book review >

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Released: Jan. 24, 1990

A former priest, counselor, and recovering alcoholic spells out the nature of denial in sustaining active alcoholism. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 3, 2014

"Patterson covers all the bases—an essential book for studious fans of Heinlein, with valuable lessons for anyone hoping to make a living with the pen."
Second and concluding volume of Patterson's wide-ranging biography of the renowned science-fiction author. Read full book review >

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BACK\SLASH by William H. Lovejoy
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 1, 1996

"A grand user-friendly yarn that gives new meaning to the words computer error."
Paperback vet Lovejoy makes his hardcover debut a memorable occasion with an ultracool, swiftly paced tale of cyberspace chicanery. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 1, 2009

"Chockablock with fact and figure, an intelligent, informed treatment showing the United States as a great laboratory of cultural innovation."
Generally brisk but occasionally dense summary of American intellectual history from the Founding Fathers to the eve of the 20th century. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 11, 1996

"As always, Calvin's thinking about thinking gives plenty of food for thought."
Neurophysiologist Calvin (The Ascent of Mind: Ice Age Climate and the Evolution of Intelligence, 1990, etc.) continues to explore the human mind in a lively, erudite fashion, this time drawing on evolutionary biology, ethology, linguistics, and neuroscience. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 1992

"Nothing but a sense of wonder bonds these essays together, which means there's something for everyone and everything for those who love science."
A bonanza of original science essays by top names in the field, written to benefit Share Our Strength, a nonprofit hunger- relief foundation. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 21, 2016

"A balanced, informative handbook appropriate for any woman concerned about her breast health."
A surgeon offers a guide to talking to a doctor about breast cancer. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 1994

"Worth the price of admission all the same for the 15 crack nature essays gathered under one roof. (b&w illustrations, not seen)"
A hunt-and-peck collection of 30 pieces assembled to benefit Share Our Strength, a group dedicated to feeding the hungry. Read full book review >