Literary

Smuggled

By Christina Shea - Published 2011

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Literary

Éva Farkas is only five when her Jewish mother ties her in a flour sack and smuggles her across the border to an ...Read Review

The Story of Beautiful Girl

By Rachel Simon - Published 2011

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Literary

One night two residents of the School for the Incurable and Feebleminded escape. The year is 1968, and conditions in the institution are deplorable. ...Read Review

Mornings in Jenin

By Susan Abulhawa - Published 2010Published 2011

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Literary

The novel opens with the olive harvest of 1941 in the Palestinian village of Ein Hod. The pastoral idyll is all the more poignant ...Read Review

Centuries of June

By Keith Donohue - Published 2011

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FantasyLiterary

Bestselling author Keith Donohue (Angels of Destruction) delivers a new spellbinding tale with Centuries of June, a perfect blend of historical fiction and ...Read Review

This New and Poisonous Air

By Adam McOmber - Published 2011

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LiteraryShort Stories

McOmber’s collection of short stories has been likened to the writings of Edgar Allan Poe and Isak Dinesen. Although, for me, McOmber’...Read Review

Childish Loves

By Benjamin Markovits - Published 2011

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Biographical FictionLiterary

A writer sits down to write poetry or a novel. The thoughts and emotions swirling through this process are actually miscellaneous experiences, thinking, ...Read Review

Dreams of Joy

By Lisa See - Published 2011

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Literary

“Just remember, a person is his – or her – history… What is your history and what are you going to be?” Continuing from the ...Read Review

The Watery Part of the World

By Michael Parker -

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Literary

Although she is one of the best-educated and most brilliant women of her time, the history books are silent on the ultimate fate ...Read Review

The Seven Churches: A Gothic Novel of Prague

By Milos Urban - Published 2011

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FantasyLiterary

This unusual, almost-science-fiction novel plays with the historical sense of time and culture and poses some questions: Is humanity “better” now than say, 600 ...Read Review

The Sisters Brothers

By Patrick deWitt - Published 2011

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LiteraryWestern

Speaking as someone who won’t read Larry McMurtry’s Lonesome Dove because it’s a Western, won’t see the evidently delicious ...Read Review

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