Larry Zuckerman

The Organs of Sense

By Adam Ehrlich Sachs - Published 2019

Genres:

Literary

In 1666, 19-year-old Gottfried Leibniz, not yet famous for inventing calculus, visits an unnamed astronomer who, alone in the scientific universe, has predicted a ...Read Review

Thomas and Beal in the Midi: A Novel

By Christopher Tilghman - Published 2019

Genres:

Literary

In the early 1890s, childhood friends, now newlyweds Beal Terrell and Thomas Bayly, leave their native Maryland. Their departure would be unremarkable, except ...Read Review

The Stranger from the Sea: A Novel

By Paul Binding - Published 2019

Genres:

Literary

In 1885, Martin Bridges, a London journalist of little accomplishment and less confidence, takes a job at the newspaper in Dengate, a fictional English ...Read Review

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

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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