John O'Donnell


By Dean Hughes - Published 2016


Children/Young AdultMilitary

The title of Dean Hughes’s latest YA novel about World War II refers to the US 442nd Regimental Combat Team. Fighting the ...Read Review

The Mayakovsky Tapes

By Robert Littell - Published 2016



In 2012, the celebrated spy-thriller novelist Littell published Young Philby, a deftly complex story about “Kim” Philby, the most notorious espionage agent of the 20...Read Review

A Piece of the World

By Christina Baker Kline - Published 2017


Biographical Fiction

When young Andrew Wyeth first met Christina Olson at the door of her Maine farmhouse in 1939, she was a middle-aged spinster suffering from ...Read Review

The Kid

By Ron Hansen - Published 2016


Biographical FictionWestern

From his 1859 birth in the slums of New York’s Five Points to his violent death in New Mexico in 1881, William Henry McCarty, ...Read Review