Search Results: "Wilmont R. Kreis"


BOOK REVIEW

The Pain Doc by Wilmont R. Kreis
Released: March 14, 2013

"An entertaining, believable portrayal of a seamy side of the health care system."
Kreis' (The Corridor, 2012 etc.) latest novel tackles dubious billing and procedural practices in the pain management field. Read full book review >

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THE LABYRINTH by Wilmont R. Kreis
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 28, 2014

"A topical, serpentine thriller with a conscience."
A dramatic, high-stakes drama centered on a health care fraud. Read full book review >

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THE CORRIDOR by Wilmont R. Kreis
Released: May 2, 2012

"A detailed, frustrating attempt to encompass a complicated social issue."
An ambitious, flawed novel of medical fraud. Read full book review >

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FEARFUL PASSAGE NORTH by Wilmont R. Kreis
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 2, 2015

"An informative but often plodding tale that's more likely to appeal to history buffs than casual readers."
Kreis' (The Labyrinth, 2014) historical novel explores the dangers and rewards of Colonial North America, as seen through the eyes of a Puritan woman. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

R-HU by Leslie Scalapino
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

"Demanding and strange, at times curiously affecting, more often simply infuriating."
The r-hu, we're told, is a Mongolian stringed instrument. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHO R U REALLY? by Margo Kelly
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 18, 2014

"Kelly's first novel is a suspenseful page-turner with multiple suspects, a little bit of romance, and a strong but not overbearing message. (Thriller. 12-16)"
A naïve 14-year-old longing for a first romance believes she has found it with an online stranger. Read full book review >

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R IS FOR RHYME by Judy Young
ABC BOOKS
Released: March 1, 2006

"This rich compendium would also work well in the classroom, but for an older age group than indicated by the publisher. (Picture book. 4-10)"
Twenty-six sidebar lessons on poetry, each linked to both a poem and a cheeky colorful illustration. Read full book review >

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A&R by Bill Flanagan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 2000

Debut about the music industry by a writer who's in it and loves it, discords and all. Read full book review >

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THE CORRUPTION OF ZACHARY R. by Douglas Richardson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 23, 2009

"An artful, beguiling voyage to a place no one wants to go."
A jumpy, bare-bones plunge into the vortex of one man's madness. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

R U Medically Curious? by Larry Romane
NON-FICTION
Released: April 7, 2016

"A readable and diverting health care treatise for laypeople."
A medical primer delivers basic information on common—and a few uncommon—ailments. Read full book review >

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R ROBOT SAVES LUNCH by R. Nicholas Kuszyk
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2009

"Alas, the interesting illustrations do not mesh with the ho-hum plot. (Picture book. 5-7)"
The rainbow-colored subjects of picture-book newcomer Kuszyk's paintings illustrate the robot world for young readers. Read full book review >