Little Brown

The Stars Are Fire

By Anita Shreve - Published 2017

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When Gene and Grace Holland married, life looked rosy. After all, he is kind and good-looking, she is in love, and they are ...Read Review

The Last Neanderthal

By Claire Cameron - Published 2017

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The Last Neanderthal is necessary commentary on the topics of feminism, motherhood, and gender, topics that have been dogging women literally since the ...Read Review

Mozart’s Starling

By Lyanda Lynn Haupt - Published 2017

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Nonfiction

Like its two subjects – Mozart and the European Starling – this natural history is virtuosic, lively, affectionate, and entertaining. Haupt offers a deep dive ...Read Review

The Riviera Set 1920-1960: The Golden Years of Glamour and Excess

By Mary S. Lovell - Published 2016

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Nonfiction

The Riviera Set details the lives and loves of the jet-setting scene on the French Riviera from the late 1920s through the 1950s. ...Read Review

The Invitation

By Lucy Foley - Published 2016

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Cruising along the Italian Riviera in the 1950s sounds like a luxurious experience, and this feeling is conveyed to readers of Lucy Foley’...Read Review

The Evening Road

By Laird Hunt - Published 2017

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Literary

This is a gem of a book about race and entitlement, deftly and beautifully told. Ottie Lee Henshaw, a white woman in rural ...Read Review

The Afterlife of Stars

By Josef Kertes - Published 2017

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Literary

Budapest, 1956. The childhood of Robert Beck ends abruptly when the Hungarian Revolution is crushed and his family forced to flee to Paris. Finding ...Read Review

To the Bright Edge of the World

By Eowyn Ivey - Published 2016

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This novel is an epistolary novel with four principal characters: one pair, husband and wife, live in 1885, and the other pair are contemporary. ...Read Review

The Wonder

By Emma Donoghue - Published 2016

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Mystery/Crime

Emma Donoghue follows up a series of triumphs – the bestselling psychological thriller Room (with its Academy-Award-nominated film adaptation) and the critically acclaimed Astray ...Read Review

Ruler of the Night

By David Morrell - Published 2016

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Mystery/Crime

In 1855, Britain’s passenger train service to and from London, and all points in between, is in its infancy. A mysterious murder is ...Read Review