Overview

For fans of QUANTUM LEAP And TOUCHED BY AN ANGEL

We present DEADTIMES

…Mae Johnson desired too much.

…She made a deal with a demon to live again.

…Now she’s cursed...
See more details below
DeadTimes

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK 7.0
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK 10.1
  • NOOK HD Tablet
  • NOOK HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK eReaders
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$3.99
BN.com price

Overview

For fans of QUANTUM LEAP And TOUCHED BY AN ANGEL

We present DEADTIMES

…Mae Johnson desired too much.

…She made a deal with a demon to live again.

…Now she’s cursed to live over and over, see-sawing into people’s lives at the moment of their deaths, thrust into maelstroms of violence and emotion without any warning. As she strives to survive and do the right thing, she finds herself sometimes forced into evil acts, recognizing that she has become a game piece used in the eternal game of good vs. evil.

DEADTIMES IS ABOUT WHAT SOMEONE WILL DO TO LIVE AGAIN

DEADTIMES IS ABOUT THE NATURE OF RIGHT AND WRONG

DEADTIMES IS ABOUT WHAT DEATH LEAVES BEHIND

DEADTIMES IS ABOUT REAL PEOPLE

DEADTIMES IS A BOOK ABOUT LIFE

AND IT GOES ON FOREVER

PRAISE FOR THE WORKS OF YVONNE NAVARRO:

Peter Straub says about That’s Not My Name that “Yvonne Navarro bestows upon us what we always most need - a novel distinguished by its generosity of feeling, sense of discovery, narrative timing and command, accuracy of phrasing, and above all its sustained power.”

F. Paul Wilson says That’s Not My Name “is a truly unsettling work of fiction. The chills come not from ghosts or external threats, but from within, from the very real tricks the mind can play on itself. Do not miss this one.”

Poppy Z. Brite says deadrush is “a delicate tapestry of bizarre images and intriguing characters.”

Science Fiction Chronicle says deadrush is “a wonderfully chilling account of corruption, cruelty, and obsession...”

Gauntlet Magazine says DeadTimes “is is a work that celebrates our common humanity... Literature can have no greater goal than that.”

Masters of Terror says about DeadTimes that “it's a pleasure to read a novel and know that the author has come up with something original, satisfying and enjoyable.”

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

DEADTIMES was previously published in trade paperback and is currently out of print.

Also by Yvonne Navarro and Crossroad Press... AfterAge and Mirror Me ... both available for your eReader and in unabridged audio.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014377263
  • Publisher: Crossroad Press
  • Publication date: 5/24/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,158,099
  • File size: 1,023 KB

Meet the Author

Yvonne Navarro lives in southern Arizona, where by day she works on historic Fort Huachuca. She is the author of twenty-two published novels and well over a hundred short stories, and has written about everything from vampires to psychologically disturbed husbands to the end of the world. Her work has won the HWA's Bram Stoker Award plus a number of other writing awards.

Visit her at www.yvonnenavarro.com or on Facebook to keep up with slices of a crazy life that includes her husband, author Weston Ochse, three Great Danes (Goblin, Ghost and Ghoulie), a people-loving parakeet named BirdZilla, painting,and lots of ice cream, Smarties, and white zinfandel. Her most recent work is the mass market paperback CONCRETE SAVIOR, the second book in the Dark Redemption Series. She has both lived in real haunted houses and weekended with friends in a seriously haunted mansion, just like those dumb blondes in B-movies.
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted June 7, 2000

    DEADTIMES is chilling and enlightening!!

    It¿s a pleasure to read a novel and know that the author has come up with something original, satisfying and enjoyable. To see said author use everything at her fingertips and to completely tell a tale is also a joy to behold. In DEADTIMES, we get this and so much more. Yvonne Navarro comes up with a plot that is so adaptable to what she wants to accomplish, it was with awe that I read this in three sittings, marveling at the prose. DEADTIMES can be read in two ways: as a whole novel or as a series of short stories told in chapter form. Either way you will enjoy this tremendously. DEADTIMES is a told through the eyes of Mae Johnson, who was the daughter of a Hopi taken from her home in the early 1700¿s and fathered by Daniel Johnson, a White trapper. After quite a few decades, the deadly curse that the Hopi¿s father put on his daughter and John has Mae conjuring a demon to sell her soul to live nine more lives. The demon agrees and this is the genius of the story: Navarro now has given herself nine stories to tell. The first takes place in 1691 in Salem. Mae is now in Rachel, a constable¿s wife during the Witch Trials. Then she is a Mambo in 1943. Next is 1585 and we meet Mae as Lady Gwendolyn who is set to undertake the wifely duties of Lord Christopher, who is in turn related to Lizzie Borden. Now the next life is a surprise and a twist I didn¿t see coming but could happen only the way Navarro describes. Then, in 1961, Mae is a Negro male who is running from Klansmen after being nearly hanged. The following life is also a twist that had me screaming, 'Justified!'. 1986 is represented by a gay male who has AIDS and the tribulations he goes through with his infected lover. Then we go to the present time and follow Mae as a hooker in Los Angeles who is befriended by a cop that brings the narrative full circle. The epilogue lets us in on one last secret that is so evil and cunning, I was smiling ear to ear by the time I closed the book. The basic theme in each story/life is change. Mae tries to make each person she inhabits a better person than when she first comes into them. Navarro brings life to different historical eras with her gorgeous descriptions. The dialogue is perfectly set in each year and rings true. I fully enjoyed this book and have to say that Yvonne Navarro is at the top of the dark genre and you would be making a grave mistake by not checking out DEADTIMES and other books written by this clever and fun writer.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)