Frank C. - Reviews

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25 Years: Best Friends / Wade in the Water / A Visit from Eileen (Harlequin Superromance, No. 1297)
Review Date: 1/21/2006


Solid anthology celebrate the theme of 25 years in the relationships of the central characters' lives.


Baltic Mission (Mariner's Library Fiction Classics)
Baltic Mission (Mariner's Library Fiction Classics)
Author: Richard Woodman
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 4
Review Date: 4/25/2007


Another solid installment to Woodman's Nathaniel Drinkwater series--this seventh book provides more intrigue than sea battles, and also provides satisfactory resolution to several ongoing stories. Definitely recommended, especially to fans of O'Brien or Forester.


Body Heat (Simply, No 4)
Body Heat (Simply, No 4)
Author: Carly Phillips
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 5/3/2006


Another sexy read from Carly Phillips! A story about fantasies and what might happen when they become an even more tantalizing reality...


Bound By A Promise/Passion Flower (Duets Book 5)
Bound By A Promise/Passion Flower (Duets Book 5)
Author: Diana Palmer
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 9/1/2006


This volume reprints two of Ms. Palmer's earlier stories: Bound by a Promise and Passion Flower. Definite Palmer classics for those who love her writing!


The Bride's Necklace (Necklace, Bk 1)
The Bride's Necklace (Necklace, Bk 1)
Author: Kat Martin
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 5/11/2006


The first book in a new trilogy by Kat Martin, this covers the story of Victoria, who steals the beautiful bride's necklace to protect her sister from their lecherous stepfather. Will they escape safely, and will she also manage to find true love?


Circle of Gold (Men of Medicine Ridge, Bk 2) (Silhouette Romance)
Circle of Gold (Men of Medicine Ridge, Bk 2) (Silhouette Romance)
Author: Diana Palmer
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 78
Review Date: 8/30/2006


A newer romance from Diana Palmer. Here she tells the story of young Kasie Mayfield and how she is ultimately swept off her feet by her new boss, the enigmatic Gil Callister. A quick read in Ms. Palmer's classic style.


Cloak of Deception (Star Wars)
Cloak of Deception (Star Wars)
Author: James Luceno
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/21/2007
Helpful Score: 1


An excellent prequel to Episode One (Phantom Menace). Luceno writes well, and the characters ring true. The background on events leading to the Phantom Menace and Chancellor Valorum's fall from power make for entertaining and interesting reading for any fan of the Star Wars universe.


Enemy Lines I: Rebel Dream (Star Wars: The New Jedi Order, Book 11)
Enemy Lines I: Rebel Dream (Star Wars: The New Jedi Order, Book 11)
Author: Aaron Allston
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 57
Review Date: 8/17/2006


As the Yuuzhan Vong continue to wreak devastation, Luke, Leia, Han, and Wedge Antilles must destroy what they've fought so hard to build to attempt to bring down the Yuuzhan Vong's stronghold.


Enemy Lines II: Rebel Stand (Star Wars: The New Jedi Order, Book 12)
Enemy Lines II: Rebel Stand (Star Wars: The New Jedi Order, Book 12)
Author: Aaron Allston
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 56
Review Date: 6/26/2006


Another exciting entry in the New Jedi Order series. Allston provides an entertaining read as the story follows Luke and Mara Jade Skywalker as they make a shocking discovery that keeps the Yuuzhan Vong from utter domination. Naturally the enemy tracks them down, and it's another breath-taking battle...


Hard Merchandise (Star Wars: The Bounty Hunter Wars, Bk 3)
Hard Merchandise (Star Wars: The Bounty Hunter Wars, Bk 3)
Author: K. W. Jeter
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/21/2007


A good conclusion to the Bounty Hunter trilogy. It isn't the best of the Star Wars novels, but it's a fun read giving a little more information about Boba Fett and the guilds that govern the actions of the bounty hunters.


Jinxed (Regan Reilly, Bk. 6)
Jinxed (Regan Reilly, Bk. 6)
Author: Carol Higgins Clark
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 6/26/2006


An entertaining mystery filled with intriguing characters and mini-mysteries. This book manages to be both funny and suspenseful...


Lucky (Harlequin Next, No 2)
Lucky (Harlequin Next, No 2)
Author: Jennifer Greene
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 2/9/2006


Vividly written novel about a woman taking the reins to make her own luck for herself and her precious once-in-a-lifetime baby.


Night Watch (Tall, Dark & Dangerous, Bk 11) (Silhouette Intimate Moments, No 1243)
Review Date: 6/6/2006


Another excellent read from Ms. Brockmann--one of her Tall, Dark & Dangerous stories. This is the story of Wes and Brittany, and like her other TDD stories, is fast-paced and thrilling. Immensely enjoyable!


Sex, Lies, and Online Dating (Writer Friends, Bk 1)
Sex, Lies, and Online Dating (Writer Friends, Bk 1)
Author: Rachel Gibson
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 5/11/2006


Writer Lucy's researching a murder mystery; Undercover cop Quinn's looking for a serial killer. When they meet, they find sparks, but their stories keep getting in the way...


Silhouette Christmas Stories 1992: Joni's Magic / Hearts of Hope / The Night Santa Claus Returned / Basket of Love
Review Date: 6/27/2006
Helpful Score: 1


A charming set of Christmas stories--quick reads to warm your heart.


Simply Scandalous (Simply, Bk 2)
Simply Scandalous (Simply, Bk 2)
Author: Carly Phillips
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 6/6/2006


One of Ms. Phillips' "Simply" series--this story is about the very proper Logan Montgomery whose plan to publicly ruin his reputation involves him with the lovely Catherine Luck. He soon realizes he'd sooner give not only his reputation but everything else to be with her. Ah, love...


Winter Wonderland: Here Comes Santa Claus / Silver Bells / Merry Gentlemen / Up on the Housetop
Review Date: 8/30/2006


Four charming Christmas romances, each revolving around a special song of the season: "Silver Bells," "Here Comes Santa Claus," "Up on the Housetop," and "God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen" provide the themes and refrains for these heartwarming stories. An enjoyable read for any season!


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