Literary

W.: A Novel

By Steve Sem-Sandberg - Published 2022

Genres:

LiteraryMystery/Crime

W. is based on the 1821 true crime story of Johann Christian Woyzeck of Leipzig, who murdered his lover in a jealous rage and ...Read Review

The Chosen

By Elizabeth Lowry - Published 2022

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

November 1912. On a cold, wet autumnal morning, Thomas Hardy’s wife Emma dies suddenly of heart failure. With both born in 1840, and hence ...Read Review

Dr. B.

By Daniel Birnbaum - By Deborah Bragan-Turner (trans.) - Published 2022

Genres:

Literary

Immanuel is standing in the first-floor corridor of Kronoberg Prison in Stockholm, watching Gottfried Fischer enter. Fischer is the publisher who hired Immanuel ...Read Review

Voices in the Dead House (The American Novels)

By Norman Lock - Published 2022

Genres:

Literary

The ninth installment in Lock’s The American Novels series brings together literary giants Walt Whitman and Louisa May Alcott. It is 1863, and ...Read Review

Dark Earth

By Rebecca Stott - Published 2022

Genres:

Literary

AD 500, and sisters Isla and Blue sit on an island in the Thames, watching the tide creep up on the Ghost City, formerly ...Read Review

Heritage

By Miguel Bonnefoy - Published 2022

Genres:

Literary

Heritage presents the fictional lives of intertwined families across four generations whose patriarchs came to Chile from Europe. In 1873, Monsieur Lonsonier, a French ...Read Review

Son of Svea: A Tale of the People’s Home

By Lena Andersson - By Sarah Death (trans.) - Published 2022

Genres:

LiterarySaga

This Swedish family saga follows the life of Ragnar Johansson, born in 1932 of poor parents. From young adulthood, Ragnar embraces his country’s ...Read Review

Foxhunt

By Luke Francis Beirne - Published 2022

Genres:

Literary

In Paris for the first time in 1949, Canadian Milne Lowell is pleased to meet old friends and make new acquaintances at the International ...Read Review

Horse: A Novel

By Geraldine Brooks - Published 2022

Genres:

Literary

Brooks succeeds gloriously at creating a love letter to thoroughbred horses, racing, and the beauties of antebellum Kentucky, and passably well at creating ...Read Review

Daughters of the Deer

By Danielle Daniel - Published 2022

Genres:

Literary

Canadian writer Daniel’s poignant historical novel, her adult fiction debut, reveals important truths about Indigenous women’s lives. The daughters of the ...Read Review

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