Fiction

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Of Child's many gifts, perhaps the greatest is her ability to imbue her characters with unforgettable voices.”

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“a political thriller, complete with a vicious dictator, a bloody coup, the ascendance of an even more murderous dictator, and resulting grave danger to a main character.”

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“Heather Webb’s emotionally charged novel and rich language mirror Camille Claudet’s talent as a sculptor.”

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Happy Are the Happy is a well-crafted and intelligent series of short stories by an author who is more interested in dark than light.”

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“In Girl Before a Mirror, Liza Palmer has taken a lovely look at post-feminist womanhood in which the desire to be accepted for who and what one might be is not a given.”

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“From the dark, grimy delinquency of Brooklyn to the hot grasslands of the African savannah, Fiore’s exhilarating story and unforgettable characters sweep the reader onward.”

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“a tribute to . . . literary ancestors . . .”

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Children who already love pop up books will find this one with sounds even more delightful.”

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“pure American art.”

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“. . . a cozy little mystery with a neat alchemical twist and some very endearing characters . . .”

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Such a chilling environment has room for many more adventures. Stay tuned, for this series will likely take off.”

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“a magical journey.”

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“. . . a wonderfully horrific and funny collection . . . a rich river of bloody fun.”

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"A graphic novel, Street View will entice all you voyeurs out there to peer inside uncovered city windows and fantasize about the human dramas unfolding inside."

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“the best of European storytelling . . .”

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“a torturous, suspense-filled journey through the maze of a man’s jumbled memories . . . ”

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van Praag cracks the code that deciphers magical fate when it comes to couture and the complexities of love.”

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“the work of a confident, skilled artist who made comics not only more fun, but also better in the process.”

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a wonderfully written mystery . . . The Bishop’s Wife is not only a great story, but a revealing look at Mormonism and its followers.”

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“Author Simsion handles the whole with grace and craftsmanship, so that life-lessons are painlessly absorbed through storytelling rather than preaching.”

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“Neither Shakespeare nor Faulkner could have ever said it better.”

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a real treat for children and adults who love to learn about dinosaurs.”

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“Despite the constant rain, the black lava fields, black ocean, endless black sand, and the interminable twilight, this is not a dark novel.”

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Dailey writes with a masterful hand as she ties together the beginning and ending of the book in a surprising twist.”

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Funny and heartwarming, Fetch You Later reflects Cook’s ability to inject comedy into everyday circumstances, supplying a remarkable and compelling read.”

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