Search Results: "Wilmont R. Kreis"


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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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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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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 >

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TRUE GRIT
by Myra Forsberg

Classic Western figures like John Wayne’s stubborn cattle rancher in Howard Hawks’ Red River, Lorne Greene’s stirring patriarch in Bonanza, and James Arness’ laconic Marshal Matt Dillon in Gunsmoke galvanize the big and small screens. But this genre’s books also offer plenty of intense characters to savor. Kirkus Indie recently reviewed two Western novels and a novella filled with bracing ...


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BOOK REVIEW

THE BOOK OF GENESIS ILLUSTRATED by R. Crumb
Released: Oct. 19, 2009

"An erudite and artful, though frustratingly restrained, look at Old Testament stories."
The Book of Genesis as imagined by a veteran voice of underground comics. Read full book review >

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Released: Feb. 14, 2013

"One of the best paranormal fantasy releases of this year—a self-publishing benchmark."
This extraordinary work of paranormal fantasy—a debut, no less—revolves largely around the morally bankrupt owner of a museum of oddities who attempts to reinvigorate his flagging business by capturing the Hodag, a legendary creature believed to inhabit the woodlands of northern Wisconsin. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 2, 2014

"Expressive exercises that provide an array of motivational pointers."
The 26 characters of the English language serve as springboards for life advice and reflection in this debut self-help guide. Read full book review >

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Eye of God by R. Thomas
NON-FICTION

"A regularly affecting but discombobulated collage of reflections and hypotheses."
Thomas offers a debut, book-length essay on the spirit world and life after death. Read full book review >

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A PIECE OF GLASS by R. Chauncey
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 15, 2016

"Comes up a little short on certain genre elements, but the pace and ambience are rock-solid."
In the distant future, a pair of skilled individuals seek a man harboring incriminating info on powerful men. Read full book review >

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THE POISONOUS GENIUS by R Giridharan
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 2, 2014

"A rigid but workable thriller that offers a few genuine surprises."
A series of murders in a small Indian town reveals a complicated conspiracy in Giridharan's debut thriller. Read full book review >