Larry Zuckerman

The Flight Portfolio

By Julie Orringer - Published 2019

Genres:

Literary

In 1940, Varian Fry, American scholar and historian, arrives in Marseilles from New York facing an impossible task: pry a handful of gifted refugees ...Read Review

After the Party

By Cressida Connolly - Published 2018Published 2019

Genres:

Phyllis Forrester lives a sheltered life in Sussex in 1938, devoted to her children and taking care to appease her tyrannical husband, Hugh. Phyllis’...Read Review

Courting Mr. Lincoln: A Novel

By Louis Bayard - Published 2019

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Two visitors arrive in Springfield, Illinois, in 1839: an aristocratic Kentucky belle with politics in her lineage, and a backwoods lawyer, Kentuckian by birth, ...Read Review

A Meal in Winter: A Novel of World War II

By Hubert Mingarelli - By Sam Taylor (trans.) - Published 2014Published 2018

Genres:

Literary

One brutal Polish winter in an unspecified year during World War II, three German soldiers go hunting one of “them,” meaning a Jew. ...Read Review

Dazzle Patterns

By Alison Watt (author) - Published 2017

Genres:

Literary

When a warship explodes in Halifax Harbor, Nova Scotia, in 1917, destroying a swath of the town and killing hundreds, Clare Holmes loses an ...Read Review

The Winter Soldier

By Daniel Mason - Published 2018

Genres:

Military

In 1915, war sends Lucius Krzelewski, a third-year Polish medical student, to a regimental hospital somewhere on the Polish front. He’s the only ...Read Review

The New Inheritors

By Kent Wascom - Published 2018

Genres:

Literary

Isaac Patterson, an orphan in the lawless wilds of 1890s rural Florida, barely escapes on his stepmother’s back from murderous roughnecks. Separated ...Read Review

A Stone’s Throw

By James W. Ziskin - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Ellie Stone, the heroine of this engaging, clever mystery, is a reporter for an upstate New York newspaper. It’s August 1962, the height ...Read Review

The Moment Before Drowning

By James Brydon - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

When Captain Jacques le Garrec returns to his native Brittany in December 1959, his arrival creates a stir, as a former Resistance hero and ...Read Review

Chicago

By David Mamet - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

It’s 1925, and Mike Hodge, a city beat reporter for the Chicago Tribune and decorated war veteran, falls in love, hard, with Annie ...Read Review