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Galore

By Michael Crummey - Published 2011

Genres:

LiterarySaga

“Newfoundland seemed too severe and formidable, too provocative, too extravagant and singular and harrowing to be real. He half expected to never lay ...Read Review

The Wrong Blood

By Manuel de Lope - Published 2010

Genres:

LiterarySaga

After reading this book, I found myself agreeing with the blurb on the dust jacket – a rare event. In essence, it is about ...Read Review

The Quickening

By Michelle Hoover - Published 2010

Genres:

LiterarySaga

Michelle Hoover’s debut novel is noteworthy. Based loosely on a family history written by her great-grandmother, Hoover gives a moving account of ...Read Review

The Last Rendezvous

By Anne Plantagenet - By Willard Wood - Published 2010

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Although this novel of early 19th-century France may have been a prize-winner in its original French, it is a slow, hard slog in ...Read Review

By Fire, By Water

By Mitchell James Kaplan - Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

In 1492, three events would change Iberia and change the world: Isabella and Ferdinand’s reconquest of Muslim Granada, the expulsion of the Jews ...Read Review

The Last Rendezvous

By Anne Plantagenet (trans. Willard Wood) - Published 2010

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Although this novel of early 19th-century France may have been a prize-winner in its original French, it is a slow, hard slog in ...Read Review

The Glass Room

By Simon Mawer - Published 2009Published 2010

Genres:

Saga

This novel’s setting is an ultra-modern house, built in the late 1920s in what is now the Czech Republic. The characters are ...Read Review

The Book of Fathers

By Miklos Vamos (trans. Peter Sherwood) - Published 2007Published 2009

Genres:

Saga

Spanning 300 years and twelve generations of the Csillag family, Vamos’s saga represents the signs of the zodiac, encompassing what he sees as ...Read Review

The House of Special Purpose

By John Boyne - Published 2009Published 2012

Genres:

Thriller

When Georgy Jachmenev inadvertently stops a bullet meant for the Tsar’s uncle, his life is changed forever. It is 1916 and the 17-year-old ...Read Review

The King of Corsica

By Michael Kleeberg - Published 2008

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

In 1736, Theodor von Neuhoff convinced the Corsicans to proclaim him their king by promising to remove the Genoese from their tyrannical rule of ...Read Review