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By Shane Peacock -
Monster, second in Shane Peacock’s The Dark Missions of Edgar Brim trilogy set in Victorian times, brings us to a world where ...Read Review
By Jennifer Egan -
The latest book by Pulitzer Prize-winner Jennifer Egan is quite a change from A Visit from the Goon Squad. In Manhattan Beach, the ...Read Review
By Nicola Upson -
In Nine Lessons, Nicola Upson serves up multiple murders, romances on the rocks and a horrible act occurring years ago at the heart ...Read Review
By Primo Levi - By William Weaver (trans.) -
Published (c1983)Published 2017
Primo Levi’s novel, If Not Now, When?, was first translated from the Italian in 1983. Levi has written several novels chronicling Jewish experiences ...Read Review
By Lucy Strange -
A debut novel, this is a delightful tale of love and loss, family and friends, and mystery and magic. The story begins when ...Read Review
By Steven Savile -
This is a strange novel, a fantasy set in the 1920s and the 1990s. The story involves two brothers who both love the ...Read Review
By Robert Beatty -
According to the author, this third book in the Serafina series is the last. Set at the glamorous Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North ...Read Review
By Bonnie Macbird -
In her second Sherlock Holmes novel, Bonnie MacBird gives us a rollicking tale worthy of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle himself. Upon finding another ...Read Review
By Ann H. Gabhart -
At the end of WWII, when Francine Howard discovers the man she thought she was going to marry is bringing home his English ...Read Review
By Barbara Lynn-Davis -
Barbara Lynn-Davis’ debut novel is a delicious delight, a feast for the senses. Setting her work in romantic Venice, and basing it on ...Read Review
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