Susan Zabolotny

The Rebel Wife

By Taylor M. Polites - Published 2012

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“I know that Eli is dying.” The opening line of this debut novel by Taylor M. Polites is intriguing, and the initial thought ...Read Review

The Forest Laird

By Jack Whyte - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureBiographical Fiction

Being Scotch-Irish and fascinated with the history of Scotland, I was happy to have the opportunity to read and review Jack Whyte’s ...Read Review

The Snow Child

By Eowyn Ivey - Published 2012

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FantasyLiterary

This story opens in Alaska in 1920. The main characters, Mabel and Jack, are a childless middle-aged couple who have left the city to ...Read Review

Open Wound: The Tragic Obsession of Dr. William Beaumont

By Jason Karlawish - Published 2011

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Biographical Fiction

Dr. William Beaumont did not realize right away that the gunshot blast that blew a hole in the side of Alexis St. Martin ...Read Review

The Book of Lost Fragrances

By M.J. Rose - Published 2012

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Thriller

Jac L’Etoile and her brother, Robbie, are heirs to the House of L’Etoile, a famous perfumery that has been a part ...Read Review

Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War

By Tony Horwitz - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

With his raid and subsequent hanging in 1859, John Brown was despised as a madman in the South and revered as a patriot in ...Read Review

Whispers in the Sand

By Barbara Erskine - Published 2009Published 2011

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RomanceThrillerTime-slip

After a 14-year stint as a trophy wife, Anna Fox is recently divorced and at loose ends. Her great-aunt Phyllis suggests that Anna ...Read Review

The Lantern

By Deborah Lawrenson - Published 2011

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Mystery/CrimeRomance

The prologue to this novel leads you to believe that it may be a takeoff on Du Maurier’s Rebecca, but this wonderful ...Read Review

Nightwoods

By Charles Frazier - Published 2011

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Thriller

One of my favorite lines in Nightwoods is: “Luce was not much maternal.” She is young, single, and childless, but by the time ...Read Review

City of Ash

By Megan Chance - Published 2011

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The latest novel from seasoned writer Megan Chance is a story of two women at opposite ends of the social spectrum. Geneva “Ginny” ...Read Review