Literary

A Matter of Interpretation

By Elizabeth Mac Donald - Published 2019

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Literary

Translation is always a “matter of interpretation”, and it can (still) be a matter of life or death for the translator. Elizabeth Mac ...Read Review

Between Darkness and Light

By Roy Peachey - Published 2019

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Literary

A tragic accident that costs young Wang his right eye is the opening scene. To the dismay and anger of his father, he ...Read Review

Reinhardt’s Garden

By Mark Haber - Published 2019

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Literary

In 1907, Jacov Reinhardt is obsessed with melancholy and its effect on mankind. In an attempt to complete his treatise on the subject, Reinhardt ...Read Review

Paris, 7 A.M.

By Liza Wieland - Published 2019

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Biographical FictionLiterary

Fiction steps in where a diary feared to tread. 1937, a year famously absent from the journals of Elizabeth Bishop—celebrated American poet and ...Read Review

The Bishop’s Bedroom

By Piero Chiara - Published 2019

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LiteraryMystery/CrimeThriller

Chiara’s suspenseful novel opens with a wealthy and unnamed narrator stepping of his sailboat in 1946 Italy and meeting Temistocle Mario Orimbelli. From ...Read Review

A Brain. A Heart. The Nerve

By Ann S Epstein - Published 2018

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Literary

People look down on Meinhardt Raabe, literally and figuratively, every day. After realizing he was a little person, his parents abandoned him. Fortunately, ...Read Review

The Animal Gazer

By Edgardo Franzosini - Published 2019

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Biographical FictionLiterary

This is a prize-winning fictionalised biography of the sculptor Rembrandt Bugatti (1884-1916).  In his brief life Bugatti created over 300 bronzes, nearly all animal ...Read Review

Animalia: A Novel

By Jean-Baptiste Del Amo - Published 2019

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Literary

It takes all of a few paragraphs into Animalia to begin to suspect that the book might be a masterpiece. By the end ...Read Review

The Gospel According to Lazarus

By Richard Zimler - Published 2019

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Biographical FictionLiterary

Bestselling author Richard Zimler crafts a distinctly Jewish view of the mission and execution of Jesus of Nazareth (here termed Yeshua, of Natzeret) ...Read Review

Mad Hatter

By Amanda Hale - Published 2019

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Literary

Hale’s novel is a fictionalized version of her own family’s history. Christopher Brooke is jailed in Britain in 1940 under Regulation 18B ...Read Review

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