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To Name Those Lost

By Rohan Wilson - Published 2017

Genres:

Literary

In the city of Launceston on the island of Tasmania in 1874, 12-year-old William Toosey has lived his young life in extreme poverty. His ...Read Review

The Gardens of Consolation

By Adriana Hunter (trans.) - By Parisa Reza - Published 2016

Genres:

Literary

In her debut novel, Parisa Reza presents a simple, beautiful story of two Iranian peasants, Sardar and his wife, Talla, who leave their ...Read Review

Crane Pond: A Novel of Salem

By Richard Francis - Published 2016

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Historical fictions about the Salem Witch Trials of 1692-1693 have often been reduced to political or moral allegory, stand-ins for McCarthyism, send-ups of ...Read Review

The Golden Age

By Joan London - Published 2016

Genres:

Literary

Meyer and Ida Gold flee Hungary during World War II and find themselves in Perth, Australia, with their son, Frank. They hope to ...Read Review

Eva Sleeps

By Francesca Melandri - By Katherine Gregor (trans.) - Published 2016

Genres:

Literary

Italy, 1963: Gerda comes from a poor family in the Alto Adige/South Tyrol region of Italy. At 16, she is sent off to work ...Read Review

Winter

By Christopher Nicholson - Published 2015Published 2016

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Thomas Hardy was a prolific 19th-century novelist and poet, whose books about life and love in rural England used to be staples on ...Read Review

Freya

By Anthony Quinn - Published 2016Published 2017Published 2017-11-07

Genres:

Literary

The novel starts at the end of the Second World War. Freya Wyley, aged 20, has been doing intelligence work for the Wrens and ...Read Review

Everland

By Rebecca Hunt - Published 2015

Genres:

AdventureLiterary

This is an absorbing dual-time-period adventure novel. In 2013, a three-member crew sets out for Everland, an Antarctic island, retracing the steps of another ...Read Review

The Pope’s Daughter

By Dario Fo - Published 2015

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Lucrezia Borgia was Pope Alexander VI’s daughter. One of the most famous women in history, she was the beautiful victim of her ...Read Review

The Bottom of Your Heart: Inferno for Commissario Ricciardi

By Antony Shugaar (trans.) - By Maurizio de Giovanni - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Maurizio de Giovanni’s brooding Commissario Luigi Ricciardi is back in the seventh installment of this terrific mystery series set in 1930s Naples, ...Read Review